Everything You Need to Know About Acne

Acne or commonly known as zits or pimples are skin inflammation affecting 87% of the total US population. They usually appear during puberty because of abnormal response of the body to the male hormone known as testosterone.

Causes

The causes of acne are still being investigated.  However, scientific studies show that it can be hereditary.   Other factors linked to zits are the following:

1. Skin irritation.

2. Use of Anabolic steroids.  Most body builders are taking these synthetic hormones for faster growth of muscles and bone tissues.

3. Stress that increases hormones from adrenal glands.

4. Exposure to chlorine compounds like chlorinated dioxins.  Continue reading Everything You Need to Know About Acne

Detoxification, how does it work?

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When we are overworked it is easy to overindulge and throw all the diet rules out of the window. Rich and/or processed foods also come with a substantial price tag like, indigestion, constipation, gas and acid reflux.  So, how can you restore your body back to health?  Simple, the first thing to do […]

Acne – Treatments That Work

Acne treatmentAcne poses a problem to almost everyone in todays society.  Usually the appearance of acne starts out, in both sexes, during puberty and usually proceeds into adulthood.  Acne can do quite a bit of damage both mentally and physically for a person to the extent of stimulating skin scarring, depression and lowering their self-esteem.  Be sure to check out the links at the end of this article for tips on things you can do to treat and get rid of acne. 

Traditionally oral or topical treatments were prescribed for dealing of acne, but currently the acne scar laser treatment provides a new and fast approach towards acne scar removal.  Continue reading Acne – Treatments That Work