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  • sebum
  • Sato T, Shirane T, Noguchi N, Sasatsu M, Ito A. Novel anti-acne actions of nadifloxacin and clindamycin that inhibit the production of sebum, prostaglandin E2 and promatrix metalloproteinase-2 in hamster sebocytes. (springer.com)
  • Treatment of acne vulgaris should be directed toward the known pathogenic factors, including follicular hyperproliferation, excess sebum, C acnes (formerly P acnes ), and inflammation. (medscape.com)
  • In adolescents who develop acne, androgenic stimulation produces a heightened response in the sebaceous glands so that acne occurs when accumulated sebum plugs the pilosebaceuos ducts. (selfgrowth.com)
  • If stimulating the production of sebum was all that was going on the skin, growth hormone might make acne worse instead of better. (facingacne.com)
  • It can proliferate in sebum and cause inflamed pustules (pimples) characteristic of acne. (wikipedia.org)
  • inflammation
  • Acne vulgaris is a common chronic skin disease involving blockage and/or inflammation of pilosebaceous units (hair follicles and their accompanying sebaceous gland). (medscape.com)
  • The goals of management of acne are to reduce bacterial colonies, decrease sebaceous gland activity, prevent the follicles from becoming plugged, reduce inflammation, combat secondary infection, minimize scarring, and eliminate factors that predispose the person to acne. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Rosacea
  • Cresce ND, Davis SA, Huang WW, Feldman SR. The quality of life impact of acne and rosacea compared to other major medical conditions. (springer.com)
  • It is also somewhat effective for hidradenitis suppurativa and some cases of severe acne rosacea. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clinical
  • Multiple clinical trials assessing new formulations or combinations of established acne treatments have been conducted, and novel uses of antimicrobials such as modified diallyl disulfide oxide and nitric oxide are being assessed in clinical trials. (springer.com)
  • Kurokawa I, Akamatsu H, Nishijima S, Asada Y, Kawabata S. Clinical and bacteriologic evaluation of OPC-7251 in patients with acne: a double-blind group comparison study versus cream base. (springer.com)
  • Acne vulgaris is a clinical diagnosis. (medscape.com)
  • benzoyl peroxide
  • You might be interested in Benzoyl Peroxide Acne Treatment - the Whats, Whys, and Direction for Use and Acne Light Treatment - Light Therapy in Treating Acne . (selfgrowth.com)
  • In 2013, FDA started to investigate a possible link between benzoyl peroxide- and/or salicylic acid-based acne prevention medicine with hypersensitivity and anaphylactic reactions without calling off any products or placing warnings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Benzoyl peroxide also kills P. acnes, but by releasing free radical oxygen species, thus oxidizing bacterial proteins. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • Successful management of the disease requires a better understanding of various pathogenetic factors and identifying the etiology of the acne in patients. (tmrresearch.com)
  • A table summarizing treatment recommendations for patients with acne vulgaris is provided ( table 2 ). (uptodate.com)
  • Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS): Consider PCOS in female patients with oligomenorrhea, hirsutism and/or acanthosis nigricans in addition to acne. (medscape.com)
  • Additionally
  • Additionally, acne vulgaris may have a psychological impact on any patient, regardless of the severity or the grade of the disease. (medscape.com)
  • Additionally, it has been used for acne, dermatitis herpetiformis, and various other skin conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • causes
  • Various studies point not to chocolate, but to the high glycemic nature of certain foods, like sugar, corn syrup, and other simple carbohydrates, as potential causes of acne, along with other possible dietary factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • disease
  • Acne vulgaris is a chronic and most widespread disease of the sebaceous follicles of the human skin. (tmrresearch.com)
  • The disease is eventually treated in terms of acne, the distribution type, severity, and the therapeutics can thus be targeted on the basis of various pathogenic components present. (tmrresearch.com)
  • Currently, mounting concerns and awareness among people across the globe over the harmful effects of this kind of skin disease will further aid in the growth of the acne vulgaris market. (tmrresearch.com)
  • 2002. Acne Vulgaris: A Disease of Western Civilization, Colorado State University. (scribd.com)
  • resistant
  • Many dermatologists also support its use for treatment of lesser degrees of acne that prove resistant to other treatments, or that produce physical or psychological scarring. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2001
  • It is owned by Blistex, Inc. Individually packaged disposable single acne pad, US Patent 5879693, March 9, 1999 Cosmetic pad for removing low tension substances and applying cosmetics, US Patent 6214362 B1, April 10, 2001 Yvette C. Terrie, BSPharm, RPh. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • Acne affects about 90 percent of all people at some time during their lives, and is most common during the teenage years. (freemd.com)
  • Acne vulgaris is one of the most common dermatological conditions presenting in primary and secondary care. (mims.co.uk)
  • Acne vulgaris occurs on the face, chest and back, and is more common in young men. (sciencephoto.com)
  • The most common adverse effects are a transient worsening of acne (lasting 1-4 months), dry lips (cheilitis), dry and fragile skin, and an increased susceptibility to sunburn. (wikipedia.org)
  • Acne Vulgaris: The Most Common Dermatologic Disorder. (wikipedia.org)
  • Staphylococcus
  • In addition to these anti-inflammatory actions, the components of Azerizin possess potent antimicrobial activity against Propionibacterium acnes and Staphylococcus epidermis, at least in part attributed to inhibition of microbial cellular protein synthesis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Treatments
  • Salicylic Acid - Salicylic Acid Acne Treatments (http://acne.about.com/od/acnetreatments/a/salicylic acid.htm) Obagi Medical Products, Inc. was founded by Zein Obagi, MD, a dermatologist in the early 1990's. (provillusshop.com)
  • The story takes place at home, at his different schools, at the doctor's office (for his never-ending acne treatments) and at various other locales around town. (wikipedia.org)
  • To make matters worse, Chinaski develops horrible acne so severe that he has to undergo painful, and mostly ineffective, treatments, essentially becoming a human guinea pig for various experiments thought up by his disinterested doctors. (wikipedia.org)
  • dietary
  • Various studies point not to chocolate, but to the high glycemic nature of certain foods, like sugar, corn syrup, and other simple carbohydrates, as potential causes of acne, along with other possible dietary factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • A study with six acne patients treated once daily for five days with two grams of adapalene cream applied to 1000 cm² of skin found no quantifiable amounts, or less than 0.35 ng/mL of the drug, in the patients' blood plasma. (wikipedia.org)
  • potential
  • Because severe cystic acne has the potential to cause permanent scarring over a short period, restrictions on its more immediate availability have proved contentious. (wikipedia.org)
  • List
  • http://www.acne.org/messageboard/topic/319656-the-g ood-list-non-comedogenic-ingredients-and-products/) Whether you want to rough it in a tent or want to glamp in a cushy camper, check out 6 of our favorite camper and tent designs. (provillusshop.com)