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Can We Do Facial While Acne On Face
Scientific Rx: If only on the face, a good start is benzoyl peroxide, if not clear in 2 weeks, add prescription topical clindamycin, plus a retinoic acid derivative if there are blackheads. If still not satisfactory, add a systemic antibiotic that's right for you, this will usually clear you up. Good luck. ...Read more
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
Hi,i am 18 y/o boy.have acne problem.i have acne on face and on my back and also.what should i do?
Acne: Depending on the severity of the acne, treatment may change. Make sure you are using good hygiene to start with. Topical preparations such as retinoids and a weak benzyl peroxide solution with an antibiotic may help. There are also choices of oral agents, including antibiotics. See your doctor and all the best. ...Read more
Hello, I'm currently taking 600 mg lithium/day and have been having trouble with acne on face and body. ?
Scientific Rx: All acne can be managed scientifically. Many people cannot overcome the urge to squeeze the lesions, and there's no reason to ask you to be "patient" or "self-controlled." i'm assuming benzoyl peroxide has not worked. Your physician can treat you, perhaps with the oral contraceptive pill of you can take this, or a topical or systemic antibiotic or other medication. ...Read more
I've been put on dianette now for a week to help with my moderate acne on face. The last couple of days it's got so much worse, is this normal?
Acne: Dianette is not FDA-approved for use in the United States, due to concerns about hepatotoxicity;so we have no experience with it. It is also banned in France due to high risk and complication profile. its useful for acne as an antiandrogen but the progestin, and antigonadotropin function make it risky. Spironolactone is safer antiandrogen prescription and Myo-inositol is a good natural alternative ...Read more
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