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Does Lemon, Orange or Apple Cider Vinegar Work For Acne – LiveStrong

So what are “The 8 Best Natural Remedies for Acne?” asked various Doctors including Dr. Michele Green about this along with the “The 5 Best Natural Remedies for Acne Scars.”

A lot of places talk about Apple Cider Vinegar, or Lemon or Orange as possible treatment options.  But although citrus fruits are often touted as a natural treatment for acne, putting lemon or orange juice or peel on your skin is only likely to make things worse, even though it contains bacteria-killing citric acid and can burn or irritate.  So don’t follow all those social media videos after all!

example of rolling acne scars

“It also makes your skin sensitive to light”, says Dr. Green. Best to stay away from this one.  And when in doubt, always ask your dermatologist.

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