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Acne (6,350 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

cause% of members (num votes)
Hormones
87% (707)
Stress
86% (722)
Oily skin
71% (579)
Too much face touching
68% (653)
Genetics
70% (570)
Hormonal Imbalance
59% (620)
Lack of sleep
48% (633)
Clogged pores
72% (274)
Sugar / Inflammation from sugar
42% (613)
Toxic diet/lifestyle
43% (578)
Sweat
43% (485)
Makeup
35% (624)
Not washing face enough
37% (534)
Supressed emotions
35% (555)
Washing with harsh soaps
32% (612)
Dairy
32% (592)
Fast Food
30% (377)
Ingrown hair
30% (378)
Dry skin
26% (447)
Washing face too much
23% (613)
Pressure of resting face on hand/knee
22% (441)
Caffeine
19% (563)
Chocolate
19% (422)
Low level systemic inflammation
21% (366)
Gluten intolerance
15% (511)
Constipation
19% (312)
Vegetable oils (too much omega 6)
13% (549)
Leaky Gut (Intestinal Hyperpermeability)
14% (523)
Sun exposure
12% (551)
Micronutrient deficiency
15% (341)
Alcohol
18% (251)
PCOS (Poly-Cystic Ovarian Syndrome)
11% (562)
Slowed gut motility
13% (304)
Zinc Deficiency
9% (485)
Mold/bacteria in household
11% (317)
wrong skincare routine
47% (47)
Vitamin D deficiency
23% (66)
Anemia
5% (555)
Hyperkeratinization
5% (505)
Eggs in diet
6% (245)
peanut butter
8% (124)
LOCAL Linoleic Acid Deficiency (Omega-6 GLA)
3% (498)
Prednisone
3% (448)
Pork
8% (90)
Pica
2% (576)
Too much B12
2% (425)
Infection (flu etc)
24% (17)
spicy food
10% (42)
Soda
38% (8)
Excessive Zinc supplementation
1% (389)
Smoking marijuana
2% (120)
corticosteroids
8% (12)
Gamma Linolenic Acid Deficiency
0% (51)

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