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■ Acne, greasy skin and photoaging: 8% pyruvic acid cream once a day or 8-15% glycolic acid cream (remembering that this priming reduces the thickness of the stratum corneum and helps a more uniform and deeper penetration of the peeling agent)

■ Photoaging: also add topical tretinoin (0.025%) and topical bleaching agents (4% hydrochinone, 20% azelaic acid) for at least 2 weeks once a day (in the evening) to decrease the risk of post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation and promote wound healing

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