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Acne is an inflammatory skin disorder of the skin’s sebaceous glands and hair follicles.
Acne is formed when pores become clogged by sebum, dead skin and dirt.
Causes of Acne
- Hormonal changes
- Over production of sebum
- Pores are clogged by excess sebum and dead skin cells
- Inflammation caused by bacteria feeding on excess sebum and dead skin cells
The bacteria activates under the skin while squeezing, scratching and rubbing cause the bacteria to spread under the skin and rupture, which eventually spreads the inflammation.
Acne is a common occurrence during adolescence due to hormonal change. It is reported to affect 80% of people between ages of 12 to 24. Although it may start earlier in girls, boys usually form more severe acne.
Acne problem may be characterised into open comedones (blackheads), closed comedones (whiteheads), inflammatory (papules/pustules), nodules and cysts.