Tag Archives: Acne

Managing Teenage Acne – The New York Times

Acne appeared sporadically at first when Sophia Steinberg was in the eighth grade, but within two years she said her face, chest and back were covered with embarrassing lesions of cystic acne. “I was very self-conscious, deeply insecure and anxious,” Sophia, a Brooklyn high school student, told me. “I would wake up ashamed for my… Read More »

How I found light at the end of the very dark tunnel that acne plunged me into – The Guardian

Opinion Acne Simon Troeth The condition and its after-effects have shaped my character in ways I’m only now beginning to understand. Mostly positive It’s usually special and a bit thrilling to be told that you’re one in 200,000. But when I turned 17 and my cystic acne hit like a category 5 cyclone, I felt… Read More »

Best supplements for skin: This live bacteria supplement could help clear your acne – Express

Acne is estimated to affect 89.4 per cent of the global population, making it the eighth most prevalent disorder worldwide. In this condition, sebum is blocked by excess skin cells lining the inside of the hair follicle, which then allows bacteria to grow. Although there is no known cause for acne, it is likely the… Read More »