Acne is a primary concern for many people. It affects not only teens but adults as well. Acne can range from mild breakouts to cysts and scarring.
Acne is a chronic inflammatory skin disorder of the sebaceous glands. There are many types of acne. Common acne is know as acne simplex or acne vulgaris . Some causes of Acne include, genetics, clogged follicles, Propionibacterium acne or P.acne bacteria as well as some cosmetics, stress and environment.
Acne is categorized into 4 Grades (Grade I - IV) that help determine the severity of the acne.
Minor breakouts, open and closed comedones as well as a few papules.
Many closed comedones and more open comedones, and the occasional papule and pustule.
Inflammation, redness and many comedones, papules and pustules.
Cystic acne that can cause scar formation form damaged tissue. Cysts with comedones, papules and pustules with redness and inflammation is present.
Acne can be managed with a proper home care regime and treatments such as an Acne Facial or an Acne Lift and Beta Lift for moderate to severe acne which not only will help exfoliate the skin by allowing an easier outflow of the skin oils but it also directly targets the bacteria (Propionicum Acnes) responsible for acne flare ups.