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Bacteria Causing Acne Face Chin
Acne is one of the most common skin conditions. It affects about 80% of adolescents. Acne starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the face back and chest. The hallmarks of the condition are blackheads, whiteheads (closed comedones), papules, pustules, cysts, nodules, and sometimes scarring. There are numerous treatments available, both topical and systemic. The most commonly used are benzoyl peroxide, retinoids, and antibiotics ...Read more
What are the causes of acne (for those that are hard to remove n will go out from the same place again n again)? Bacteria or hormone or anything else?
Both: Acne arises from hormonal changes especially in youth and bacteria that are very common and cannot be eradicated permanently. A woman who can take and wants the oral contraceptive pill may find it makes acne remit; otherwise, if there are not a great number of blackheads, benzoyl peroxide (no rx needed) with or without topical Clindamycin (prescription) is a good start. ...Read more
Since bacteria cause acne, can facial soap with triclosan effectively prevent acne? Is triclosan safe for facial use?
Could homeopathy help to cure acne and little holes caused by acne if the acne was caused by both causes hormonal and bacteria?
Yes acne, ? scars: Homeopathy can work remarkably well for curing acne. As for the "little holes, " that is scar tissue; depending on the type of scarring homeopathy might help but may not help all acne scars; but it's worth a try. There are many other options as well: http://www.Doctoroz.Com/videos/clearing-embarrassing-acne-scars. ...Read more
What is the life span of pantoea on the skin? My dermatologist swabbed my cystic acne and this bacteria was the result. Did it cause the acne?
Uncertain: Pantoea(Enterobacter) agglomerans is a gram negative bacteria which is is found on plants, in soil and feces and occasionally causes human infection. Of the 1000 species of bacteria that can be found on skin, Pantoea is much less commonly found than several other bacteria. I couldn't find reference to it causing acne but it's possible. Since bacteria multiply there is no "life span" as such. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
CAUSE OF ACNE: Acne is caused by a plugging up of oil glands in the skin. Too much oil; no way of getting out. Stop nuts and peanut butter, no chocolate. Cut way dowwn on dairy products. Bacteria, not fungus germs, are responsible for the inflammation in these pores. Wash thoroughly with an acne wash 3 times daily. See a dermatologist if it persists. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is there anything that can happen to you such as bacterial infection that may cause you to relapse getting acne back 4 months after accutane?
Happens anyway: It is not rare for someone to need more than one course of accutane before this problem is gone for good. Although some look at acne as a transitional problem of the teen years some are fighting it into their late 30's.If it happens you deal with it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I use an acne face cleanser with the anti-bacterial ingredient Triclosan.I READ SMWHERE THAT ITS DANGER.Is this harmful for my face? Should I switch?
Triclosan: Triclosan is an anti-bacterial ingredient found in a variety of soaps. It is generally recognized that there is no increased benefit over plain soap and water for killing bacteria, and it's use is leading to bacterial resistance. There is a concern that Triclosan poses some health risks, and should be avoided. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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