Adult acne

What is Adult acne?

The permissive factor for the expression of disease in adolescence is the increase in the SEBUM production by sebaceous gland. Acne vulgaris is a primarily disorder of young adults. While ACNE ROSACEA is an inflammatory disorder predominantly affecting the central face . It is seen exclusively in ADULTS , that's why known as ADULT ACNE, only rarely affecting patients under 30 years of age.

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Hi my name is Amanda,
I have recently been prescribed to Gildess FE 1/20 birth control. My two main reasons for getting on birth control was to...

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Hi Dear,

Welcome to HCM.

Understanding your concern. As per your query you have adultacne which occurs due to various hormonal imbalances, stress,...

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i had adult acne at age 25 to 28 and when my doctor figured out i had low hemoglobin he gave me a couple kinds of vitamins and i havent had it...

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I can understand your concern for the pimples a in yourself. Acne or pimples are youth related problem and is not a disease per say. You have...

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