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25 years old and been getting mild acne around the temple

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25 years old and been getting mild acne around the temple area and severe acne on my back for the past 2 years before this i use to have a pimple here and there nothing major but it seems like the healthier i get the worst the break outs are.. i eat pretty well and drink plenty of water and it just gets worst.. ive used a bunch of different washes and nothing really helps at this point im trying just regular dove unscented soap not sure what the next step is ive been to a dermo and everything they offer doesnt help .. usually my face gets a bit itchy and at that point i know thats where im going to get a break out mostly cystic white heads any advice or steps i should follow to help clear this up?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 2 years ago.
do you have a pic?
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 2 years ago.
have you tried oral antibiotics?