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diarrhea can occur when large amounts are taken.
Pyruvic acid facial peels seem to be safe when applied by a health professional. It can cause severe skin burning and should be applied only to small patches of skin at a time.
Do not use pyruvate if:
APPLIED TO THE SKIN:
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