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Acne Vulgaris

Acne Vulgaris

What is Acne? Acne is a chronic, inflammatory skin condition that causes spots and pimples,especially on the face, shoulders, back, neck, chest, and upper arms. Causes Though acne is essentially a normal physiological occurrence, certain conditions may aggravate the condition including: Fluctuating hormone levels around the time of periods in women Manipulating (picking/prodding) acne lesions Clothing and headgear (for example ...

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What you need to do to be acne free

1. Keep your face clean. Whether or not you have acne, it’s important to wash your face twice daily to remove impurities, dead skin cells, and extra oil from your skin’s surface. Washing more often than twice daily is not necessarily better; it may do more harm than good. Use warm, not hot, water and a mild facial cleanser. Using ...

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