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    Acne from withdrawing cigarettes?
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    Acruzx16 posted:
    I Stoped smoking cigarettes because of the acne I got from it and also my young age, I've been smoking for about 3 years until a week ago when I stoped. The second day of not having one I noticed my acne got worse and through out this week it's gone ALOT worse. I use a electronic cigarette to help keep away from actual cigarettes but I'm not sure if that's why I have been breaking out or not? Or maybe because of me stopping which caused my face to break out worse than before?
     
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    editor_morgan responded:
    Hi Acruzzx19,

    Here is a similar thread that I think you will find very useful. Another user also experienced acne after quitting smoking. There is an expert on this thread who provides information that you might find interesting. Click here to read more .


    Here is more information on nicotine withdrawal and symptoms .

    I would speak to a doctor or a dermatologist about if there is a correlation between quitting smoking and your acne and what you can do to help it.

    In the meantime, here are links to information about acne treatments that you might find useful.

    Acne Treatments That Work

    Causes and Treatments of Acne

    I know that acne is uncomfortable but I can't tell you enough how beneficial quitting smoking will be for your health. We are proud of you for taking a step in the right direction!

    Here is a reminder of why quitting smoking is the best thing for your health .


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