Acne Facts And Treatments

Written by Kelly Gillis

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Most cases of light to moderate acne can be treated by overrepparttar counter medications. There are many to choose from. Some acne suffers find that benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid works well, and benzoyl peroxide is known to readily killrepparttar 148321 acne bacteria. Benzoyl peroxide can be found in cleansers and in spot treatments. Benzoyl peroxide is very drying and can make your face look even more irritated, especially when you first start washing with it. Many acne suffers use a moisturizer on their face after washing. There are many moisturizers available that are specifically designed to help with acne such as Cetaphil, Eucerin, and Neutrogena.

It is suggested that you wash at least twice a day. Never squeeze or pickrepparttar 148322 blemishes on your face and don't wash with a washcloth, use your hands. A washcloth can irritate acne and actually make it worse.

Severe acne, or acne that has not responded well to overrepparttar 148323 counter products, is most successfully treated withrepparttar 148324 knowledge and expertise of a dermatologist. A dermatologist will consider many things before suggesting treatment such as severity of acne, patient age, lifestyle, and co-existing conditions. The dermatologist then may suggest a combination of two or three different therapies for best treatment.

The earlier that acne is treated,repparttar 148325 better it will be. With allrepparttar 148326 treatments available, there is one that will be right for you.

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Facts About Hair Loss

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It is believed that approximately 35 million men inrepparttar United States suffer from hair loss that is called male pattern hair loss. This hair loss usually starts at an early age and develops into more extensive baldness. This is an inherited trait. This hair loss in men is caused by what is called DHT, which is a hormone in men that causesrepparttar 148320 hair follicle to shrink.

There are many, many treatments that claim to help with hair loss. Natural shampoos with natural algae and botanicals, shampoo with natural DHT inhibitors and nutrients, and some treatments that combine essential oils with a pulsed electromagnetic field. Minoxidil is a cream that is applied directly torepparttar 148321 scalp several times a day. Propecia is a pill taken once daily which is advertised to be safe and effective for male pattern hair loss. This is one ofrepparttar 148322 hair loss remedies that claims to haltrepparttar 148323 effects of DHT - dihydrotestosterone -repparttar 148324 reason men have thinning and hair loss. Another of these products is Avodart.

When looking throughrepparttar 148325 treatments and remedies available it is important to remember that hair loss in men and women are caused by different factors and to choose accordingly.

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