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ak nee

  • n  an inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin; characterized by papules or pustules or comedones

  • To the anguished adolescent who feels disfigured by the pimples of acne, many doctors merely give a reassuring "You'll grow out of it," and let it go at that.
  • But fortunately for most youngsters, acne is temporary and can be relieved, if not entirely cured.
  • A survey of Norwegian teenagers finds that depression and acne often appear together.
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  • Lindsay Lohan in Fashion Monitor Toronto
    My skin, thanks to Proactiv, is clear all the time,said Lindsay Lohan. "Proactiv heals acne, but the best thing is that it's super gentle, so it works every day like skin care. That's how I use it, and it works."

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