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    Learn the Secrets

    Are you tired of guessing about how to treat your acne? Have you been to several doctors yet your acne is no better? Are you confused by all the different treatments for acne and acne scars? Do you ever wonder what the root causes behind acne are? If you answered YES, then Away With Acne is made for you.
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    Meet Dr. Jacob

    R. Simon Jacob, MD is a board-certified dermatologist and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. Dr. Jacob created Away With Acne to provide unbiased information that patients can trust. Dr. Jacob has treated thousands of patients and has presented at professional symposia on four continents. Additionally, Dr. Jacob has been an investigator in clinical trials for acne treatments and has authored textbook chapters and published peer-reviewed articles in leading dermatology journals. Dr. Jacob's clinical practices are located at Scripps Clinic in San Diego, California and in La Jolla, California.
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    The Mission

    So many acne treatment kits, websites, and supposed gurus only promote (and sell) benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid products for treating acne. In many cases, these treatments fail to yield clear skin. The patient, after months or years of suffering, may then come to a dermatologist. We want to change all that. By learning more about your acne, you can be in control of your complexion. Want to learn more? Explore the Quick Start menu above.
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    Bye-bye breakouts

    By following the simple advice laid out in Away With Acne, you will find that you experience fewer breakouts. By learning the root causes of acne, you can target your acne treatment strategy accordingly. And by eliminating things in your life that exacerbate acne, you will find your acne greatly improved. Acne can be a devastating disease, so don't suffer with it any longer.