Acne is a serious inflammatory skin disease that occurs when excess sebum accumulates in the orifices of the hair canals. This leads to the formation of a so-called “plug”, which creates an ideal environment for bacteria to multiply, inflammation of the skin, rashes and other imperfections.
What does acne look like?
Acne on the face can manifest itself in different ways, depending on the severity and degree of neglect of the inflammatory processes. It can be blackheads, red acne, purulent painful rashes, whiteheads. In most cases, rashes affect the T-zone – the zone with the highest activity of strong glands and maximally enlarged pores. These are the forehead, nose and under-beard. Acne occurs less frequently in the U-zone (cheeks and cheekbones). (more…)