What is Acne or Pimples?
Acne is a common inflammatory skin condition that occurs when your hair follicles become plugged with sebum (oil and dead skin cells), resulting in whiteheads, blackheads or pimples. Constant breakouts tend to be most common among teenagers, though it can affect people of all ages. Acne can be painful, distressing and can have a significant impact on a person’s confidence.
What causes Acne or Pimples?
Most common causes are
- Hormonal changes especially during puberty
- Hormonal imbalance during, menstruation, pregnancy, PCOS.
- Some cosmetic products
- Certain medications
- Smoking in older people.
What treatments are available for Acne or Pimples?
At Dermacore, we offer an intelligent skincare range for Acne prone skin that is non-invasive and highly effective. Book a free consultation to discuss your skin concerns with our skin specialist and develop a plan for a clearer, radiant and youthful skin.