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Does anybody have a possible solution?

I have never had good skin, well at least since puberty hit. But I'm 19 now, almost 20, and my skin is no better. I have gone to a dermatologist once, and he prescribed me some antibiotics and 2 different creams, one facial cream with benzoyl peroxide and clindamycin, and one for my back. I forgot the active ingredients for that. But after spending a few hundred dollars on these medicines and not having really any improvement with my ance, I think it probably isn't the result of bacterial acne. I don't eat the healthiest but not the worst either. I try to keep my face clean and I use a over the counter benzoyl peroxide gel called zapzyt for help, but it doesn't seem to do much other than just help the general healing process speed up and reduce redness. I am trying to find a solution on my own without going to the dermatologist again because it was quite expensive, and I'm a broke teen living on his own. I work in a professional office and I would like to keep up a more adult look rather than the pimple ridden face I currently don. If you have maybe some pointers or you know whatever could help, I'd really appreciate it.
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My kids had good luck on a milk free diet...no cheese, no sour cream, no yogurt or anything containing milk.  Hope this helps!
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I had the same skin like you have.  Got pimples on my cheeks and back and I used the same ingredients as you did use.  I also have several dermatologist consultation and to no avail was not avail to get rid of pimples.  I increase my diet with more fruits and vegetables less chocolates, fats and sugar. I have my daily exercise and drink lots of water.  I notice later that my skin becomes smoother and hydrated.
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