The skin has tiny holes or pores that can be blocked and hair follicles become plugged with oil, and dead skin cells. And occurring this condition is known as acne or pimple needs cosmetic attention when developing regularly and causing the reason for crop out another.
When the skin comes in air exposure, bacteria get a chance to grow and worsen the condition with severe black & brown heads.
Effective acne treatment is available in the cosmetic world that must be taken when the problem becomes severe.
Common acne occurs when the opening of hair follicles becomes blocked due to oil secretions and dead skin cells. When the clogged pores become infected with bacteria, inflammation occurs.
This is the most severe form of cystic acne that develops when both oil and dead skin cells build-up deep within hair follicles. It appears as a boil-like infection.
The sign & symptoms of Acne that may vary depending on the severity of the condition:
Acne is typically appearing in those areas where sebaceous or oil glands are presented most, such as face, forehead, chest, upper back, and shoulders. And, hair follicles connected to the oil glands.
The appearance of whiteheads, blackheads, Brown heads& Pimples:
When to See a Doctor?
If homemade remedies or self-care remedies is not working anymore, it is the time to see your dermatologist. After evaluating the problem state your dermatologist will advise the right medical or cosmetic treatment to sort out the issue of severe or persistent acne.
Sudden onset of severe acne in the older adults is a telltale of an underlying disease requiring medical attention.
According to a report of the FDA (Food & Drug Administration), It has been seen that some popular nonprescription anti-acne lotions, creams, and cleanser causes a serious reaction. This type of reaction is quite so rare don’t confuse it with redness, itchiness, or irritation.
You need immediate medical help when experiencing the following after using the nonprescription acne products:
Following are the Factors that may trigger Acne:
Are you getting fed up with over-the-counter or nonprescription products and your acne condition is becoming worse day-by-day? Then, you need to consult with an expert dermatologist, they will help you by prescribing the right medications or therapy which you suit most after evaluating your state of the problem.
A Dermatologist can help you:
Acne medications help in reducing acne formation by the following 3 ways:
The treatment regimen opted for curing the acne problem is majorly decided by the following 3 factors:
Both topical and oral medications are prescribed for acne treatment, but pregnant women are not advised for using oral medications. However, topical creams or lotions are prescribed, which is needed to be continued for a certain time period as your dermatologist suggested.
Communicating with the doctor is a must while treatment is going on as it is inevitable to tell about the risk & benefits of the medications after seeing the form of effectiveness.
The most common topical medications for acne treatment are as follows:
A quick listing of therapies that may be suggested for acne treatment depending on the severity of the case used alone or in combination with other medications:
Most studies found out this fact around 78% of children are affected acne lesions. One recent study of acne drugs concluded that many children of 12 years of age or older experience acne problems. However, it is a great concern for the parents to consult a pediatric dermatologist.
It is inevitable to know the condition and also get the idea of the following 3 major concerns:
Lifestyle & Homemade remedies
The formation of acne can be avoided or control, the mild acne by following some homemade remedies or changes in lifestyle can help a lot in preventing acne development.
A quick listing of daily rituals to avoid the problem as follows:
There are some alternative and integrative approaches are used in the treatment of acne and some of them are quite useful. But, it is needed to consult with your dermatologist before using any of the alternative options as it needs a thorough evaluation, prior to having the doses. The alternative and integrative approaches include fish oil, brewer’s yeast, probiotics, oral zinc, and topical tea tree oil.
Coping & Support
Counseling and catharsis are needed, especially in the case of skin problem and acne issue is one of them. It goes without saying that the acne problem affects one’s self-image and self-confidence that disturbs social and personal relationships. The counseling has a very important role in making the patients’ ease and support act as a confidence booster. Thus, it is a key responsibility of a doctor or dermatologist to help their patients in managing stress and tension associated with the acne problem.
If you are affected by acne problem that doesn’t respond to self-care and homemade remedies, it is advisable to have a consultation with your dermatologist. To avoid the chances of a severe form of acne, it is needed to start early treatment of the issue. After having a thorough initial examination of the problem, your dermatologist will advise the feasible treatment, either medicinal or therapy.
What you have to ready with for the consultation:
1. List your key medical information: It is important to tell your doctor/dermatologist about using any kind of medicines or over-the-counter products including vitamins & supplements if you are affected by the acne problem.
Following are some relevant questions that you must ask with your dermatologist associated with acne issue:
What to Expect from your Doctor/Dermatologist?
Your doctor is likely to ask a number of questions to you and you must be ready to answer every question with the right information. It will help you to address the issue with the right course of treatment.
Your Doctor may ask you the following questions:
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