Acne (Pimples)

About- Acne, also known as acne vulgaris is a skin disease that occurs when hair follicles become plugged with dead skin cells and oil from the skin.
 
Symptoms-
 Small red, raised bumps
 Small red pimples with pus at their tips
 Solid, often painful lumps beneath the surface of the skin.
 Large painful lumps filled with pus beneath the skin
 
Causes-
Acne occurs when the pores on the skin become blocked with oil, dead skin, or bacteria
 Excess oil production by the follicles 
 Hair follicles clogged by oil and dead skin cells
 Bacteria build up in the pores
 Hormone levels change during puberty
 Heredity
 Certain medications, such as certain birth control pills or corticosteroids
 A diet high in refined sugars or carbohydrates, such as bread and chips
 
Specialist to visit-
 Dermatologist 

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References-
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com
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