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I have very oily, greasy skin. Will eating chocolates and deep-fried food worsen the condition of my skin? –Carey Chang, Fernvale Lane

There is currently no study that shows a correlation between chocolate and deep-fried food, and oily, greasy skin, but everyone is different, so it’s entirely possible that eating such food could make your skin oilier. What you can do is look out for changes in your skin condition when you eat certain foods – if you feel there’s an association between these foods and your skin condition, just stay away from them.

This story was first published in Her World Magazine August 2015.

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