Sunday, April 30, 2017

Acne Vulgaris Symptoms

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Expert Author Vivian Tindall
Adult acne is also known as Rosacea. Acne is a very common problem in adults, and it can occur on the neck, back, shoulders, face, upper arms and chest.
Adult acne mainly starts with blackheads, which develop due to dead cells and oil blocking a pore. Red pimples are result of inflamed blackheads. These pimples are spread with dirty hands and may become infected. It may than become associated with a pustule or whitehead. Sometimes, acne may develop as the result of fluctuating hormones and/or vitamin deficiency.
The use of medicines containing bromides, iodides or chlorides, use of cosmetics and other drugs such as trimethadinile, corticosteroids, or phenytoin may cause adult acne.
In some cases, acne is caused by exposure to heavy oils, tars or greases. Other causes of adult acne include heredity, excessive exposure to sun rays, and stressful situations.
Symptoms of Adult Acne
Adult acne is the term for acne that starts or remains in the adult years. It is a common type of acne that may occur in the form of acne vulgaris, cystic acne, and acne rosacea.
Adult acne breakouts are related to stress created at the office, home and family responsibilities. Stress causes the body to produce hormonal steroids which produce chemical substances that concentrate on the skin in a disruptive way.
Because of this, it is strongly recommended to affected individuals to lower their stress levels in order to avoid an even greater deterioration of their acne.
Benzoyl Peroxide is very effective in removing mild to severe adult acne. It is available in creams, cleansers, lotions and gels. It has some side-effects such as dryness, dermatitis, allergic reactions or irritation. Therefore, consult healthcare professionals before using it.
Antibiotics will be the preferred treatment by doctors to cure moderate to severe acne. Oral medications such as Minocycline, Erythromycin, Tetracycline, or Doxycycline are used to treat the acne. Side-effects of antibiotics may include upset stomach, lightheadedness, skin discoloration and a higher risk of sunburn.
Acnezine is an effective treatment for acne. It was developed by the pharmaceutical company Revitol, and it includes the following 2 products:
- Acnezine Anti-Oxidant Capsules
- Acnezine Moisturizing Cream
Laser treatment
Laser treatment is a very expensive treatment for adult acne. Laser treatment for acne scars include V-Beam laser, Smoothbeam laser, Medilux, Ellipse IPL, and Fraxel laser - all different medical laser applications. The time required for this treatment will depend on the size of affected area. It will take about 15-20 minutes for remove the acne from a full face.
Homemade remedies for adult acne
Take one tablespoon of sandalwood powder and few drops of rosewater. Add the sandalwood powder to the rosewater and make a paste. Apply this paste on the affected area. And leave it for about 20 minutes. It reputedly gives great results.
Take two tablespoons of green clay, one tablespoon of honey, and one tablespoon of yogurt, take few drops of lavender oil and lemon juice. Mix all ingredients together and make a paste with rosewater. Apply it on the affected area. Let it dry fully and then rinse with lukewarm water.
Important tips
- Avoid vegetable oils, glycol, and greasy ointments
- Use only lavender oil, coconut oil, tea tree oil and jojoba oil
- Avoid spicy foods, sweets and fried foods
- Drink lots of water
- Avoid excess exposure to sun rays. Apply sunscreen lotion before going out in the sunlight
- Avoid excess stress and do physical exercises to help fight acne-causing bacteria
Vivian Tindall is the founder of Acnezine Reviews [] website which offers advice, tips, and general information about natural acne treatment. To read her latest review of Revitol Acnezine [], please visit the provided link.

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