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How To Treat Adult Acne?

Posted On: - 2008-11-23 22:59:05


Acne attacks are a cause of despair. But what makes them worse is the realization that it may leave behind severe scars that can last a lifetime.

Acne scars not only appear ugly but they also cause emotional anxiety to the patient. You feel like hiding your face. In a bid to achieve flawless skin, women end up trying anything and everything that claims to dhelp this problem. However, overuse of chemicals may cause aggravate the situation. It is very important to be cautious and treat the situation effectively.

If you are suffering from acne aftermaths, that doesn’t really mean that you are scarred for life. No matter how stubborn they seem, effective treatment can eliminate them. You just need to know what will work for you.

There are many acne preventing creams and acne scar removal creams available in the market. Keeping your skin type in mind, choose the best one for yourself. Here are some of the popular ones.

• iS Clinical Super Serum Advance is a unique serum that contains powerful ingredients like Vitamin C, Kojic acid, Vitamin B5 and mushroom extracts. It not only clears acne marks but also lightens your skin tone.

• iS Clinical Active Serum is yet another revolutionary acne treatment product from the same company. Apart from being anti acneic, it also has anti-aging properties. This means along with treating acne scars and preventing fresh breakouts, it also fights against visible signs of aging like age spots, wrinkles and fine lines.

• Obagi CLENZiderm M.D. System is a complete package that attacks acne from the root and clears the scars and blemishes left behind. It penetrates the skin pores and eliminates P. acne bacteria.

Acne skin care products are easy to apply and dermatologist recommended. This makes them better off than home remedies

Apart from these, there are other acne treatments that you can go for. However, they include their share of complexities.

Dermabrasion
This is a process wherein the top layers of the skin are removed in a bid to peel off the acne scars and marks. However the recovery time may take a couple of weeks.

Chemical Peels
A chemical substance is applied on the skin which removes the top most layer of the skin. This is a good option for mild scarring.

Laser Resurfacing
Lasers are used to remove the top most damaged layer of the skin. Recovery again takes as long as two weeks and further maintenance is required.

Dr. Marilynn Syrett nurtures an ardent desire to research about the uses and effectiveness of various skin care products and acne skin treatments. Her affiliations with The Collaborative on Health and the Environment and the Teleosis Institute