Acne on face

Know More About Causes, Prevention & Treatment For Acne!

By Dr. Minu Menon, Dermatology Acne breakout can ruin the look of healthy skin completely. Sometimes it gets very severe as the eruptions keep happening continually. Acne occurs when oil, dead skin or bacteria block the pores on your skin. Though it is not dangerous, acne can be embarrassing and can leave…

Know More About Acne Scars And Its Treatments!

By Dr. Shweta V Nakhawa, Dermatology The word ‘Acne’ comes from the word ‘Acme’ meaning ‘the highest point’, which comes from the Greek akme meaning ‘point’ or ‘spot’ – it was originally misspelled, with an ‘n’ rather than an ‘m’ in 1835. Acne, medically known as Acne Vulgaris, is a skin disease…

Acne – Know Ways Of Tackling It!

By Dr. Rakhee S. Sharma, Cosmetology Acne is one of the most common skin problems. As many as one in two people suffer from the condition, acne vulgaris is the most common type followed by acne rosacea and the more severe acne conglobate. More boys than girls suffer from acne and it…

Acne – Know Way Of Getting Rid Of It!

By Dr. Sandesh Gupta, Dermatology Sometimes people in their teen age suffer from the eruption of spots on their faces. This is known as Acne, which is primarily a hormonal condition. Medicines can help manage the severity and frequency of acne outbreaks. A number of medicines are available. Your treatment will depend…

Know More About Acne & Its Treatment!

By Sanchika Gupta, Dermatology What is Acne (Pimples)? Acne is a very common skin disease that is characterised by the clogging of hair follicles of the skin with dead cells or oil produced from oil glands called ‘sebum’. It is a long-term skin disease and is seen to affect people who fall…

Acne – How To Get Rid Of It?

By Dr. Priyanka Ghatge, Cosmetic Physician Acne is one of the most common skin problems. As many as one in two people suffer from the condition, acne vulgaris is the most common type followed by acne rosacea and the more severe acne conglobate. More boys than girls suffer from acne and it…

Risk Factors For Acne In Adult Women!

By Dr. Sanyogita Singh, Dermatology Acne is a skin condition which is characterized by red pimples on the skin, especially on the face, due to infected sebaceous glands. It’s very common and can be treated. It commonly occurs during puberty when the sebaceous glands come to life. Hormones have a major influence…

By Dr. Aanchal Sehrawat,Dermatology Generally people in their teenage, mostly within twelve to fifteen years of age develop spots on their skin. This is primarily a hormonal condition affecting boys more than girls. However even elder people sometimes develop acne. Though acne may appear harmless, if untreated it persists for several…