We know there is still so much more to learn about keeping ourselves healthy and happy, even when new studies are coming out every day. There’s always more to learn! The good thing is that what we do know can help us in our battle with acne. The more you know how your skin functions the better you’re able identify the best treatments that can help us beat acne. Keep reading to learn more about acne and how we can help you fight those annoying spots.
Before we get into the details, you do need to understand one thing: there is no one single cause of acne. When we say that everyone’s acne is different, we aren’t just saying that to appease your sense of individuality. The truth is, so many things can influence the formation of acne. Some pimples are caused by an imbalance of hormones, while others forms of acne can be influenced by bacteria on your phone, that then moves to your face.
Because there are so many causes of this annoying skin condition, there are also many treatments that can help fight pimples. What works for your friends or family may not be as effective for you, so keep in mind that a little trial and error may be involved on the road to clear skin.
Who can be treated?
Generally, acne seems to be too common among teenagers living in the western world, and that acne can impact self confidence just when we’re figuring out who we are and how we fit into the world.
Of course, it’s not only teenagers who get acne. We think that if you’re bothered by zits, pimples, or spots, no matter how old you are, it’s worth putting some effort into looking and feeling great. If your skin doesn’t look healthy, it may not actually be working as it should!
How do you treat it?
As we mentioned, every patient’s acne is different and will be influenced by genetics, your environment, and even dietary choices. Your treatment plan will be determined on a one-by-one basis and tailored to you.