What is Acne Vulgaris?
Acne is the most common disease in teenagers. About 90% of people get it at least once in life. Although this is a disease in teenagers, one can get it up to the age of forties.
It is very easy to diagnose the acne. Acne can be present over face, neck shoulders, back & upper chest. You may get painful pimples, some may show pus. Many a time they leave behind thin scars or dark spots. Many females get few acne just before the periods.
Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy
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Treatment for Acne Vulgaris
Usually, the acne clears itself by the age of 25 years. Though it is a very common condition, the treatment is not easy. Usually, it takes few months to control the disease. You may have to wash your face frequently with anti-acne soap. You can also use mild antibiotic creams.If there is no response, you have to take help of a skin specialist. Don’t fiddle or pluck acne, otherwise, you may have to live with a permanent scar.