Acne Scars Problem

Acne Scars Problem

Scars form from inflammation, and from the skin trying to deal with inflammation and infection. As already discussed, enzymes triggered by white blood cells destroy collagen while trying to rescue to affected ruptured follicle....

Understanding Acne Problem

Although It Often Seems that way, acne doesn't just pop up overnight By the time you see an obvious blemish—whether it is a whitehead, a blackhead, or an inflamed red pimple—it is already many...
ACNE BACTERIA, FATTY ACIDS, AND INFLAMMATION

ACNE BACTERIA, FATTY ACIDS, AND INFLAMMATION

Acne is not a contagious disease, and is not an infectious disease. You cannot get acne from touching the skin of an acne patient, or from using the phone previously used by someone who...

Aggressive and severe acne

Some patients have severe, aggressive forms of acne which merit separate discussion. These include acne conglobata, acne fulminans, Gram-negative folliculitis, pyoderma faciale and vasculitic...