All About Acne

Acne is an inflammatory skin condition that causes spots and pimples, especially on the face, back, neck and chest. Blackheads, whiteheads, papules, and pustules are all types of acne.  Acne generally develops at puberty when sebaceous glands are activated, and progresses with age. There are two kinds of acne- inflammatory and non-inflammatory- which are further divided based on their appearance. Blackheads and whiteheads (comedones) are the best examples of non - inflammatory acne. On the other hand, inflammatory acne includes papules and pustules. What Causes Acne? When a hair follicle is clogged with dirt, excess sebum, and dead skin cells, it...

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All About Acne