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Skin Trouble

I sometimes get whitehead spots and have a few blackheads on my nose, but the rest of my skin feels a little spotty (and i mean a little, thye are not big, very visable spots) and i have a bit of a shiny T-Zone and drier cheeks (combination skin really). However i still have these little spots, that are not blackheads or whiteheads, on my face and i was wondering what they are and how to get rid of them, including what ingredients in products i would need to clear this up. I do not think it is acne, as there are no scars etc.
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242489 tn?1210500813
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I'm not really sure, but you're probably describing "clogged pores" (sometimes called "whiteheads."  These are indeed part of acne, though a mild part.  My advice is to consult both a dermatologist and perhaps an esthetician.  A combination of both medical care and physical cleansing shoud do the trick.

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Dr. Rockoff
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