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Acne (6,412 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

cause% of members (num votes)
Hormones
87% (722)
Stress
86% (735)
Oily skin
72% (594)
Too much face touching
68% (668)
Genetics
70% (582)
Hormonal Imbalance
59% (634)
Clogged pores
73% (288)
Lack of sleep
49% (647)
Sugar / Inflammation from sugar
42% (627)
Toxic diet/lifestyle
43% (591)
Sweat
43% (500)
Makeup
35% (638)
Not washing face enough
38% (548)
Supressed emotions
35% (569)
Washing with harsh soaps
32% (626)
Dairy
32% (607)
Ingrown hair
30% (390)
Fast Food
30% (390)
Washing face too much
23% (626)
Dry skin
27% (460)
Pressure of resting face on hand/knee
22% (453)
Caffeine
19% (576)
Low level systemic inflammation
22% (379)
Chocolate
19% (435)
Constipation
18% (325)
Gluten intolerance
14% (523)
Vegetable oils (too much omega 6)
13% (561)
Leaky Gut (Intestinal Hyperpermeability)
13% (534)
Sun exposure
12% (565)
Micronutrient deficiency
16% (353)
Alcohol
18% (263)
PCOS (Poly-Cystic Ovarian Syndrome)
11% (575)
wrong skincare routine
49% (61)
Slowed gut motility
13% (317)
Zinc Deficiency
9% (497)
Mold/bacteria in household
11% (330)
Vitamin D deficiency
25% (79)
Anemia
5% (568)
Hyperkeratinization
5% (516)
Eggs in diet
6% (258)
peanut butter
8% (137)
LOCAL Linoleic Acid Deficiency (Omega-6 GLA)
3% (509)
Prednisone
3% (460)
Pork
8% (101)
Infection (flu etc)
21% (29)
Pica
2% (589)
Soda
26% (19)
Too much B12
2% (438)
spicy food
7% (54)
corticosteroids
9% (23)
Gamma Linolenic Acid Deficiency
3% (62)
Excessive Zinc supplementation
1% (400)
Smoking marijuana
2% (133)

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