Women and acne

Acne is a disorder that causes outbreaks of skin lesions commonly called pimples. It is caused by the skins oil glands making too much sebum, an oily substance, which leads to plugged pores. It also can be caused by the rapid production of a bacteria P. acnes. Acne lesions occur mostly on the … [Read more...]

Teens willing to pay a lot to get rid of Acne

Acne is an almost unavoidable aspect of growing up but the teenagers most affected by this common and frequently temporary skin condition say they'd gladly pay hundreds of dollars if it meant never having acne in the first place. The psychological impact of the condition can be alarming enough that … [Read more...]

Facing Acne: How to Cope With its Effects

As we are all aware of, there are emotional effects caused by acne. More than those obvious red bumps on your face, there are effects of acne that could not just be healed by any cream or acne solution and that is the emotional scars left by acne. Well, no doctor or any expert dermatologist could … [Read more...]

Acne Treatment During Pregnancy

If you need acne treatment during pregnancy you may not be at all happy about it! Unfortunately acne is one of the side effects of pregnancy for many women. It is unexpected in many cases and it can be depressing, especially as it often breaks out at a time when your hormones are giving you the … [Read more...]

Using light to treat acne

In the war against her acne, Veronica Prudencio was losing. Proactiv Solution, Clearasil, Murad, Neutrogena, grease-free diets, medical spa treatments, lemon juice, rice water facials -- none of them worked. Not even remotely. She'd "spent thousands upon thousands of dollars, and tried … [Read more...]