Does Toothpaste Treat Acne

Home remedies for acne come in all flavors of strange. There’s the egg yolk mask, handyman soap scrub, lidocaine rub and even a urine toner. And like any trial therapy, homemade treatments may work sheerly because of the placebo effect. But, does toothpaste posses any properties that support its usage as an acne treatment? The first place to begin answering this question is to consider the ingredients in common toothpastes and what effect they have on the skin. Fluoride: In almost any tube of toothpaste you’ll find sodium monoflurorophosphate, or simply put, some chemical variety of fluoride. Fluoride prevents tooth

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