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Why has my face become a dot to dot picture?!!

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Forosu Thu 20-Jun-19 09:49:04

I’m a late 20s female and have never really got a lot of spots before in my face. But suddenly I’ve got a load of spots all over my face, I know I’m due to start my period soon but this never happens. Why oh why is this happening! Also any tips/advice as to how to prevent or stop them looking so horrible!!

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loveyoutothemoon Thu 20-Jun-19 13:30:59

Have you been drinking more coffee? Could you have developed an intolerance to new foods?

Forosu Thu 20-Jun-19 13:49:33

No I don’t drink coffee anyway. I haven’t really changed anything in my diet so I can’t make a connection with food.

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loveyoutothemoon Thu 20-Jun-19 17:46:14

More tired or stressed than usual?

If it carries on I recommend a prescribed cream called Duac, it works wonders, GP says to use for a few weeks then have a break. It contains an antibiotic and antiseptic I think.

Ellabella989 Thu 20-Jun-19 17:49:18

I’m the same and never had spots as a teenager but now in my early 30s I get them every month before my period. Doctor said it’s fairly common for adults to start getting hormonal acne but he didn’t know why :-/

Forosu Thu 20-Jun-19 21:31:39

Maybe it could be hormones then as I am due to start my period. Il keep an eye.

Thanks for the recommendation if it does continue il ask my gp

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