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  • Treatments
  • A Multi-Center, Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo Controlled, Parallel-Group Study Comparing Adapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide Gel 0.1%/2.5% (Taro Pharmaceuticals Inc.) to Epiduo® (Galderma Laboratories, L.P., Adapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide Gel 0.1%/2.5%) and Both Active Treatments to a Placebo in the Treatment of Acne Vulgaris. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Some acne treatments can be very drying to skin, and it is important for women to choose products carefully and manage their skin condition appropriately. (nuskin.com)
  • The ingredients benzoyl peroxide and salicylic acid have been identified by the U.S. FDA as over the counter (OTC) acne treatments. (nuskin.com)
  • Medical therapies for acne and therapeutic principles that support the selection of treatments will be discussed here. (uptodate.com)
  • 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)
  • Dermatology
  • Indonesia Cosmetic Dermatology Study Group (KSDKI), Indonesian acne expert meeting 2012: kelompok studi dermatologi kosmetik Indonesia , Centra Communications, Jakarta, Indonesia, 2013. (hindawi.com)
  • follicle
  • In the skin, four basic changes contribute to acne, and they all involve the pilosebaceous unit or hair follicle. (nuskin.com)
  • This provides an environment in the skin follicle that supports more bacterial activity, resulting in acne. (nuskin.com)
  • Correlation
  • Historically, the belief that what we eat influences acne has fluctuated, but recent research has shown a correlation may exist between acne and high glycemic diets 2 . (nuskin.com)
  • Rosacea
  • Acne inversa (L. invertō, "upside down") and acne rosacea (rosa, "rose-colored" + -āceus, "forming") are not true forms of acne and respectively refer to the skin conditions hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) and rosacea. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is also somewhat effective for hidradenitis suppurativa and some cases of severe acne rosacea. (wikipedia.org)
  • psychological
  • A total of 174 facial acne sufferers completed a self-administered questionnaire, which contained several items mentioning different areas in their belief, knowledge, perception, severity, socio-psychological impact and medication attention. (cogprints.org)
  • No major differences were found in the beliefs, misconception and socio-psychological impact of acne sufferers in a black population (Nigeria) compared to the Caucasians. (cogprints.org)
  • Additionally, acne vulgaris may have a psychological impact on any patient, regardless of the severity or the grade of the disease. (medscape.com)
  • glycemic
  • Diet therapy, such as a low-glycemic diet and avoidance of "junk foods," has been suggested as a nonpharmacologic measure to manage acne vulgaris. (medscape.com)
  • 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)
  • affects
  • While pubescent acne affects more males than females, adult acne is more prevalent in females. (nuskin.com)
  • Acne commonly occurs in adolescence and affects an estimated 80-90% of teenagers in the Western world. (wikipedia.org)
  • scars
  • The six most common dermatoses were acne vulgaris, pityriasis versicolor, nevi, tinea, miliaria, and keloid/hypertrophic scars, and accounted for over 80% of the dermatoses seen. (dovepress.com)
  • Atrophic acne scars have lost collagen from the healing response and are the most common type of acne scar (account for approximately 75% of all acne scars). (wikipedia.org)
  • Diet
  • A potential role for diet in acne is controversial [ 9 - 12 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • A study of 47,355 women in the Nurses' Health Study that used retrospective data collection to determine diet during high school found an association between acne and intake of milk [ 13 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Most (75.7%) of the acne sufferers believed that it is caused by oily diet, 40.8% thought that it is hereditary, while barely 5.2% had at sometime sought doctor's attention. (cogprints.org)
  • occurs
  • For many females, acne is due to changes or fluctuations in hormones and often occurs around the mouth area and on the chin. (nuskin.com)
  • skin
  • Acne vulgaris is the most common skin disease, affecting nearly 80 percent of persons at some time between the ages of 11 and 30 years [ 1 - 5 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Pattern of skin surface lipids in some south- western Nigerians with acne vulgaris. (cogprints.org)
  • Appearance is altered on account of secondary sexual characteristics, and some of these alterations may be due to skin diseases such as acne vulgaris, which is almost universal in adolescence and has been associated with depression and suicide. (dovepress.com)
  • Some skin products may also contribute to acne, because some ingredients have a greater potential to clog pores. (nuskin.com)
  • Considerations for treating acne in ethnic skin. (uptodate.com)
  • The appearance of acne varies with skin color. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • levels
  • Some studies have reported an association between serum zinc levels and acne vulgaris. (hindawi.com)
  • These effects include harmful changes in cholesterol levels (increased low-density lipoprotein and decreased high-density lipoprotein), acne, high blood pressure, liver damage (mainly with most oral AAS), and dangerous changes in the structure of the left ventricle of the heart. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • Although acne becomes less common in adulthood, it persists in nearly half of affected people into their twenties and thirties and a smaller group continue to have difficulties into their forties. (wikipedia.org)
  • puberty
  • During puberty, in both sexes, acne is often brought on by an increase in hormones such as testosterone. (wikipedia.org)
  • role
  • citation needed] They may have a role in reducing the duration and severity of cholera, although drug-resistance is mounting and their effect on overall mortality is questioned. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • The purpose of this paper was to investigate the health-related quality of life in patients with acne in an Iranian context. (hindawi.com)
  • Since acne has significant effects on patient's quality of life, the management of patients with acne requires more attention to different aspects of quality of life. (hindawi.com)
  • The age peak of acne is 17 years old, and in 3% of males and 12% of females, it continues beyond twenty five, while some patients (1% of males and 5% of females) carry it into their forties [ 1 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • This disease is often misunderstood as a simple puberty-related condition by common people and even medical community, while scientific evidence revealed that acne affects patients more than a simple dermatologic disease [ 2 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • It has been observed that social and psychological impacts of acne are sometimes so complicated that cause serious problems in patients' body image, self-esteem, and socialization and even may lead to feel of anger [ 3 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • This is true for acne as well and affects patients' quality of life. (hindawi.com)
  • As in different cultures the impact of disease on quality of life differs [ 9 ], the aim of present study was to investigate the quality of life of patients with acne in an Iranian context. (hindawi.com)
  • In this cross-sectional study conducted in Kerman-the largest province of Iran-220 consecutive patients with acne vulgaris referred to the dermatology clinics of Kerman city were investigated. (hindawi.com)
  • Patients with other types of acne were excluded from the study. (hindawi.com)
  • Global Acne Grading System (GAGS) was used to grade disease severity in patients [ 10 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Skin cleanser for daily used is essential and one of the most common questions asked by acne patients. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Guideline to help health care professionals provide optimal therapy to patients with acne of any severity, and to reduce serious adverse events and scarring. (dmoztools.net)
  • puberty
  • It usually starts at puberty and varies in severity from a few spots on the face, neck, back and chest, which most adolescents will have at some time, to a more significant problem that may cause scarring and impact on self-confidence. (bad.org.uk)
  • During puberty, in both sexes, acne is often brought on by an increase in hormones such as testosterone. (wikipedia.org)
  • effective
  • 1 Natural effective support for acne, oily and inflamed skin care At the heart of Frutarom's TopicRange for oily and acne skin problems, we focus Z-Care - a botanical blend based on traditions of Chinese medicine (TCM), brought by modern science to the 21st century. (docplayer.net)
  • pustules
  • Acne is a very common skin condition characterised by comedones (blackheads and whiteheads) and pus-filled spots (pustules). (bad.org.uk)
  • commonly
  • Acne commonly occurs in adolescence and affects an estimated 80-90% of teenagers in the Western world. (wikipedia.org)
  • disease
  • Acne, also known as acne vulgaris, is a long-term skin disease that occurs when hair follicles are clogged with dead skin cells and oil from the skin. (beingwellhomoeopathy.com)
  • Although the acne isnot a life threatening disease, studies have revealed that it has significant effect on self-image and quality of life. (hindawi.com)
  • In 2015, acne was estimated to affect 633 million people globally, making it the 8th most common disease worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • adverse
  • 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)
  • psychological
  • It has been well recognized that in regard to social and psychological outcomes, acne is comparable with disabling diseases such as asthma, epilepsy, diabetes, back pain, or arthritis [ 6 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Index
  • Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) and Cardiff Acne Disability Index (CADI) were used for measuring quality of life, and severity of acne was measured by Global Acne Grading System (GAGS). (hindawi.com)
  • people
  • Acne can develop for the first time in people in their late twenties or even the thirties. (bad.org.uk)
  • Despite the severity of this crime, most people, including the vast majority of politicians, turn a blind eye to it. (darwinian-medicine.com)
  • Although acne becomes less common in adulthood, it persists in nearly half of affected people into their twenties and thirties and a smaller group continue to have difficulties into their forties. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • These effects include harmful changes in cholesterol levels (increased low-density lipoprotein and decreased high-density lipoprotein), acne, high blood pressure, liver damage (mainly with most oral AAS), and dangerous changes in the structure of the left ventricle of the heart. (wikipedia.org)
  • point
  • 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)
  • Although
  • citation needed] They may have a role in reducing the duration and severity of cholera, although drug-resistance is mounting and their effect on overall mortality is questioned. (wikipedia.org)
  • studies
  • The extract of roselle showed antioxidant and keratolytic effects from previous studies which fit to the pathogenesis of acne. (clinicaltrials.gov)