Acne Treatment

FAQ: Acne Treatment

Q: What is acne?

A. It is an skin disease that occurs when hair follicles are clogged with dead skin cells and oil from the skin. It is characterized by Blackheads or whiteheads, pimples, oily skin, and possible scarring.

Q. Q: What causes acne?

A. Causes are multifactorial like increase in hormones (causes the sebaceous glands to enlarge and make more sebum) Another factor is heredity or genetics, Environmental like pollution and humidity, squeezing or picking at blemishes, Greasy cosmetics

Q. What are the treatment options?

A. Depending upon severity and type of acne they are treated with topical creams, oral medications, chemical peels etc.

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