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Low GI diet: best evidence for improving acne
Low GI diet: best evidence for improving acne

Wondering what food changes you can make to help improve acne? Consider a low Glycaemic Index (GI) diet – it has the strongest evidence according to a recent review.

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Antibiotics for acne: combating resistance
Antibiotics for acne: combating resistance

Antibiotic resistance is a growing problem. This means it’s really important to use antibiotics for acne responsibly so these critical medicines stay effective against many medical conditions.

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It’s OK to have some cosmetic work while taking isotretinoin
It’s OK to have some cosmetic work while taking isotretinoin

Research shows having cosmetic treatments is OK while you’re taking isotretinoin (Oratane, Roaccutane) for acne. Find out more from Australian acne experts.

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Switch on light and switch off acne
Switch on light and switch off acne

Light therapies for acne have come a long way. They can now be combined with a gel that becomes active once exposed to light, like new treatment – Kleresca.

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When you’re all grown up and still have acne
When you’re all grown up and still have acne

Acne can hang around long after you’re out of your teens. Adult or hormonal acne can be unexpected and frustrating but you can do something about it.

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Impact of acne can be more than skin deep
Impact of acne can be more than skin deep

Acne can reduce quality of life, self-esteem and mood. Signs of distress include less interaction with peers or avoiding social situations.

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