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Acne Basics: Part 1

Written by Dr. Paul M. Graham

Acne is a chronic inflammatory skin disease that is characterized by the presence of blackheads, whiteheads, papules, pustules, cyst, and nodules that occur on the face, neck, arms, chest, and back. 886 more words

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Dealing with Acne Depression

Acne vulgaris, a common skin disorder, was proven to cause significant psychological and psychosocial repercussions in 1955. Since then, measures have been taken to curb and prevent those effects. 453 more words

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What happens in acne, exactly?

What is it?

Acne is a long-term skin disease. It is characterized by areas of skin with lots of blackheads, whiteheads and pimples. It typically appears during adolescence and it causes significant psychological stress to many teenagers, as people that age are often already self-conscious about their physical appearance and having imperfect skin doesn’t help with their self-esteem. 529 more words

Acne 101 - Comedones, Papules, Pustules, and Nodules

To continue the Acne 101 series, we’ll be talking about the different types of blemishes. Personally, when I have a pimple that’s what I call it – a pimple. 421 more words

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FDA Approves OTC Differin Gel 0.1% for Acne

Earlier this month, the FDA approved—effective immediately—adapalene (Differin®) 0.1% gel to be sold as an over-the-counter (OTC) topical treatment for acne for patient ages 12 and up. 287 more words

Acne vulgaris, what to do?

Acne is a skin condition that occurs when your hair follicles become plugged with oil and dead skin cells. It usually appears on your face, neck, chest, back and shoulders… 1,819 more words

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How To Get Rid Of Acne

How to get rid of Acne

What is acne?

Acne is a common skin condition that affects most people. Different people have different symptoms and can be affected more severely than others. 213 more words

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