The Causes Of Acne... And How To Avoid Them

Written by Steve William

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Now that we understandrepparttar biological factors that contribute to acne, we can focus onrepparttar 136946 environmental and genetic aspects ofrepparttar 136947 disease. As far as genetics are concerned, adolescents with a family history of acne tend to also haverepparttar 136948 disease.

At some level, it'srepparttar 136949 way our genes program our glands and hormones, which in turn affects how much oilrepparttar 136950 glands produce.

Other factors can actually make acne worse. Greasy make-up, and other types of drugs, usually androgens, can cause acne to flare up. Women are more at risk as their menstrual cycle nears each month.

Wearing tight collars, hats or even bags overrepparttar 136951 shoulders can also contribute. Many timesrepparttar 136952 weather can also affect acne. A hot and humid day can cause a breakout.

Also, squeezing, popping or picking at lesions (pimples, whiteheads, blackheads and zits) will not help at all. In fact,repparttar 136953 oil and bacteria on your hands will actually clog other surrounding pores more.

So not everyone can avoid Acne, but if you knowrepparttar 136954 causes, then there's a chance to prevent it.

Steve Williams is a freelance writer, who suffered acne for many years. His research into prevention and acne cures have helped him, and other fellow sufferers. Discover useful advice and information about the causes and prevention of acne. Website contains useful articles and updated information on this nasty skin condition.

Paving The Way For California's Asphalt Consumers

Written by Brett Lane

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In late 1994repparttar city of Los Angeles hadrepparttar 136467 chance to repaved Olympic Boulevard with hot-mix asphalt which included 15% asphalt rubber millings from that same street.

How often will California use this material to law a quieter foundation for its streets?

Nobody knows. By decreasing noise onrepparttar 136468 highways, this asphalt technology gains ground withrepparttar 136469 transportation department of California. Atrepparttar 136470 same time it also loses

popularity because ofrepparttar 136471 negative byproducts it elicits, i.e., bad smell, smoke, and sticky material base.

Tom Kuennens also stated that, "The California's Rubberized Asphalt Concrete Technology Center promotesrepparttar 136472 use of crumb rubber from scrap tires in roadway rehab projects by providing education, and consultation services to local agencies within California."

To visit their website go to

Brett Lane is the Webmaster and SEO professional for Manhatten Paving Company, located in Los Angeles, California. It provides a wide variety of services such as asphalt paving, seal coats, striping, resurfacing, and driveway maintenance. To learn more about the changes in the asphalt paving industry of California, please visit the Manhatten Paving Company home page: Asphalt Paving in Los Angeles @

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