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Iqqu Acne Serum
Not best choices: The first is overpriced hyped retinol. Bioderma has salicylic acid that may work. Both compounds have some use in some acne preparations, but if you're serious about managing acne, start with some topical benzoyl peroxide as tolerated, and ask your physician if you need something more. ...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
I keep getting acne or white pustucles under my scars? How do I treat this? They heal fine at first then grow inflamed as white serum builds.
Acne: Try using a Vit E cream on your scars ,. That may help ...Read more
I was taking a acne treatment. I had been prescribed lot of pills (isotroin-20), serums (vc-15). My skin goes dark in sun if I do not cover my face.
What's your question: You're on Isotretinoin which is the strongest acne medication and will prevent further scarring. The vitamin topical application probably won't hurt. You'll do well to use a heavy sunscreen especially while you're on isotretinoin. Please do not try to bleach your skin with hydroquinone; you'll end up disfiguring yourself. Don't worry about your skin being dark; it's fine. ...Read more
How useful would using mario badescu ascorbic acid (vitamin c ) serum be to red blemishesh caused by acne ? . What would it do and how long to fade
Get scientific Rx: Stop wasting money on overpriced trademark stuff and get serious about managing your acne. If you're not clear after two weeks using benzoyl peroxide as tolerated, pick up the phone and call your physician like the adult that you will soon be. The red stuff will fade in a few weeks. Your real concern is to stop the new stuff from forming. ...Read more
Do you recommend scaraway scar diminishing serum for acne scars on face but only to fade the redness of it and not the actual scar. What about mederma?
If I am using a lighting serum for my acne mark at night should I not use benzoyl peroxide cream in the morning ?
Depends: Certain products can be drying to the skin. That would be the biggest thing i would worry about when using these in combination. ...Read more
Do you recommend scaraway scar diminishing serum for acne scars on face ? I have one slightly depressed scar. I know scars can't be fully healed
Doctor actually me and my brother are suffering from small water serum filled pimples on the full body, I think that they are small watery blisters.
Sure: But it is a waste of money. After no longer pregnant or nursing see a dermatologist. ...Read more