Acne Scars Ė Getting Rid of Bad Memories!

Written by Peter Crump

Acne scars can often berepparttar final reminder of a bad time inrepparttar 146199 life of a personís skin. Though acne is one ofrepparttar 146200 most common skin disorders, most former patients feel no need to display their scars like war wounds from a hard won battle, and once sufferers have achievedrepparttar 146201 clear skin they have longed for so long, they move swiftly into a new fight Ė how to remove, or at least lessen, their acne scars.

Just as there are different types of acne, there are also different types of acne scar. Whilerepparttar 146202 painful cyst type acne usually leaves scarring of some kind, some former patients find themselves with minimal damage after suffering with this type ofrepparttar 146203 condition, while others who have had more superficial blemishes find that they scar badly. Scars are caused by bothrepparttar 146204 build-up of excess tissue and byrepparttar 146205 loss of tissue due to acne, andrepparttar 146206 type of treatment that is appropriate will vary from patient to patient. But medical advances have led to a number of new developments, which means that there is even an effective treatment for deep acne scars available.

How Can My Baby Have Baby Acne, Heís Not That Old?

Written by Peter Crump

Acne is a condition only affecting teenagers, true? False. Acne is a condition which can affect people of any age, hence baby acne and adult acne are common. However acne is more common in teens. Acne isrepparttar number one skin problem inrepparttar 146198 world and affects huge numbers of people worldwide. And baby acne, although not common, can be a cause of some angst amongst parents.

What is baby acne? Acne is not totally understood, including baby acne. The cause of acne is not agreed on amongstrepparttar 146199 scientists. Howeverrepparttar 146200 general consensus is that acne, including baby acne, is a condition caused by changes inrepparttar 146201 bodyís hormones.

And when arerepparttar 146202 bodyís hormones changing? Well certainly inrepparttar 146203 teenage years. But also at some other times in life. Like birth. When a baby has been separated from itís mothers body by birth and it is living on itís own forrepparttar 146204 very first time. And when it is also getting some supplies of hormones from itís mothers milk atrepparttar 146205 same time.

Baby acne can occur in very young babies of 2 or 3 weeks, more commonly boys, up until around 6 months or so. It appears on various parts ofrepparttar 146206 babyís body such asrepparttar 146207 forehead, cheeks and chin, or more rarelyrepparttar 146208 bottom or back, and appears as small white spots onrepparttar 146209 skin. Or it could look like a red rash with raised bumps.

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