Acne is a chronic inflammatory disease of the sebaceous glands and hair follicles, caused the defeat of sebaceous glands and hair follicles, the most frequently occurring mostly in people age.
Depending on the causes and characteristics of the disease distinguish between ordinary, red and other varieties of acne. The most frequently reported acne vulgaris and red acne.
Acne vulgaris are found in 80% of adolescents. Requiring treatment of acne affect about 20-25% of patients aged 12 to 25 years. For the age group of 17 year olds the frequency of acne a person is 86%. Boys are more common acne and more severe than in girls. Although acne is not a serious threat to life, a cosmetic defect has on many people, especially teenagers, the inhibitory effect contributes to the development of depression.
In the presence of acne, most patients begin treatment on their own, which makes especially urgent treatment under the supervision of a doctor using drugs for the treatment of acne.
The course of acne define an approach to its treatment. To get rid of acne, you need to understand the root cause of acne and to choose the right method of treatment. Acne vulgaris are usually a complication of seborrhea, which varies with the chemical composition of sebum, in particular, reduces the content of lower fatty acids having disinfectant properties.
This leads to the suppression of its bactericidal properties and create favorable conditions for breeding and staphylococcus bacteria in the sebaceous glands. Clogging of the sebaceous glands and inflammation leads to damage to the skin.
At the mouth of the follicle is formed pustule and extends to the entire thickness of the skin. Acne vulgaris occur during puberty, they tend to be chronic course of illness. Treatment holds a doctor, depending on the severity of acne. With heavy use acne antibiotics administered vitamin A. Externally, the use of ordinary means of acne, degreasing and disinfecting the skin. Treatment for common acne is usually successful, but after the healing of acne are often rough, deep scars. Prevention of acne vulgaris is the careful care of the skin, the treatment of seborrhea and associated diseases, recommended diet with restriction of carbohydrates.
Red acne most often in women aged 30 years or older. The disease develops in the presence of depression, and gastrointestinal and endocrine disorders. Perhaps the cause of the inflammatory process is staphylococcus, which is located in the hair follicles and sebaceous glands.
For the disease characterized by chronic, worsening observed in mental stress, diet abuse, overheating and overcooling, solar irradiation, with poor personal hygiene. When the red acne prescribe Accutane. It is shown that a diet that excludes sweet and savory dishes as well as alcohol.
Choosing the correct treatment strategy for acne acne depends on the type and severity of acne. Of particular importance when selecting treatments also have co-morbidities and the effectiveness of previous treatment. The severity of acne: mild - individual papules, with an average degree of severity - papules, pustules isolated, expressed inflammation, severe degree - many papules, pustules, nodes, possibly scarring. You have to be treated for several months. Noticeable effect can be expected, at best, after 2 months of treatment. The skin is completely cleared even later.
After this, you will still need to treat skin every day, most likely - at least another 4-5 years. Methods for the disposal of modern dermatology, can cope with all forms of acne. Mild acne requires only external treatment. Patients with moderate or severe forms of acne, and in need of external medical treatment. Mild acne is assigned one of today's outdoor resources. When acne is moderate appointed external therapy in combination with antibiotics online.
In the treatment of severe acne requires a combination of standard therapy, and general outdoor treatment. Antibacterial drugs are prescribed long courses (up to 3 months). If after 3 months of treatment effect not prescribe isotretinoin online. Isotretinoin (Accutane) is a synthetic analogue of vitamin A. This drug is effective at all stages of acne.
Isotretinoin has a general anti-inflammatory action. Accutane is the most effective way. The question of his appointment should be considered in patients with severe forms of acne. Isotretinoin may be imposed and at moderate flow variations of acne, if prolonged repeated courses of antibiotic therapy have not yielded the desired results or the inclination to the formation of scars on the skin.
This tool is indicated in patients with acne accompanied by severe psychosocial disorders, and for the treatment of a severe form of acne, as acne fulminans. In most cases, requires treatment for at least 4 months in severe cases, more than 10 months. After taking Accutane acne disappear forever.