Acne Do's & Don't
1. What is Pimples / Acne ?
Acne is a disease that affects the skin's oil glands, pores through which it connects to skin & canal connecting the two. When this canal clogs up, a pimple grows.
2. How do pimples develop ?
Sometimes, the canal connecting the oil glands & pores on skin gets clogged up. Also bacteria invade this area causing swelling, redness & pain leading to pimple formation.
3. What are the types of pimples ?
There are many types of pimples like ;
4. Who Gets pimples ?
Acne is one of the most common skin diseases. People of all races and ages get acne. But it is most common in teenagers and young adults, though individuals of higher age groups can have acne.
5. What Causes pimples ?
The cause of acne is unknown. The most linked factors are Hormonal & genetic, though there are many other influencing factors.
6. How pimples are treated ?
Acne is treated by skin specialist (dermatologists). Treatment tries to :