Acne is a skin disease that results from actions of the hormones that clogs the pores and creates whiteheads and blackheads, which are commonly called pimples. They may occur on the face, chest, back, shoulders and the neck area. Sometimes under the arms and even on the buttocks.
It is not restricted to teenagers only. People in their 30’s and 40’s have been known to get outbreaks of acne. Acne is not life threatening but if not treated quickly can leave behind deep scars for life. If a person has a severe case, this can lead to scarring.Treatment is needed when the skin makes oil that is normally secreted through hair follicles. A change in the inner lining of the follicle prevents the oil from passing through. Cells plug the follicles opening and the oil can’t get out. The mixture of the plugged cells and the oil make bacteria that normally live on the skin to grow inside the plugged follicles.
Some cause of acne can be linked to poor food intake and not eating at the right