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Red Face From Acne
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
Many different ways: Treatments for acne marks and redmarks should all include a skin conditioning regimen (retinol/retin-A, vitamin C/E serum) as well as more invasive procedures. Lasers, dermabrasion, and collagen induction with microneedling can all be beneficial. Some other techniques exist for stubborn marks. Go see a derm or aesthetic specialist for a consult. ...Read more
My acne's are small yet many. Is it because of too many open pores? How can I close them? & how can I treat the redness of my face due to it?
See below: If you have already tried over the counter products to relieve your symptoms then I believe it's time you should see a dermatologist and get something prescription strength to relieve your symptoms. ...Read more
I have adult acne and a white head popped while was hinging my face how should I treat the area and decrease redness ? Also reduce chance of returning
A few options: For over the counter methods try using products that have benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, alcohol, and acetone. For prescription treatments you may be prescribed antibiotics, retinoids or vitamin a derivatives, azelaic acid, oral contraceptives, or spironolactone. Always ask a dermatologist about the possible affects and the risks vs benefits of each treatment. Make sure it's best for you. ...Read more
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