Brief description of acne

Acne or, as often referred to this disease, acne vulgaris - a chronic, relapsing inflammation of the sebaceous glands. There it is because of clogging sebum glands and imbalance of androgens in the body. As a result, the skin appears black, purulent acne, the inner content of which is an excellent breeding ground for all sorts of bacteria and pathogenic organisms.

The most common acne treatment which involves a comprehensive approach, occurs in adolescents aged 15 to 18 years, but the coincidence of a number of factors and inflammation may occur in older adults. Among the factors that cause acne, should include genetic predisposition, poor diet with a predominance of animal fats and disruption of the endocrine glands.

Acne - symptoms and clinical picture

 The initial stage of acne

The main sign suggesting the diagnosis "common acne" - a papules, pustular eruptions, which eventually transformed into a bright red or pink capsule filled with pus. Around it, there are all the signs of the inflammatory process, namely - swelling and redness of the skin.

Depending on the intensity of the process, and secrete induratum flegmoznye acne. The first is an extensive infiltrates that do not affect the deep layers of the skin. The second is developing slowly and for a long time, but penetrate deep into the skin and require long, time-consuming treatment. In some cases, they merge into one large lesion.

If a person is diagnosed with acne, treatment of folk remedies and traditional medicines should be appointed as soon as possible. Otherwise disease threatens to move into necrotic form in which the massive cell death of skin tissue to form a deep, ugly scar.

Acne treatment by traditional methods

 Roaccutane - a drug used in the treatment of acne

To get rid of acne you must use a comprehensive approach. In the treatment of used antibacterials, antibiotics (tetracyclines), antiandrogen medications and drugs that promote the normal secretion of the sebaceous glands, such as isotretinoin. To prevent candidiasis, the patient is assigned to nystatin. If a person has identified a severe form of acne, the treatment involves the use of antimicrobials (metronidazole) and immunocorrecting (dekaris) funds.

For topical recommended degreasing and disinfecting solutions containing antibiotics, sulfur, salicylic acid or retinoic milk and Vidal. Supplementation should be combined with the use of vitamin groups A, B, C and E. Quite good efficiency show physiotherapy - cryotherapy, ultraviolet radiation and electrocoagulation. When the diagnosis of acne treatment is carried out for 2-3 months until the disappearance of eels. After that is supportive therapy.

Prevention of the disease is the hygiene of the skin and the prevention of oily seborrhea.

Acne Treatment folk remedies

The greatest efficiency in the breeding of eels showed oil mixture. That's part of some of them:

  • hazelnut oil, grapeseed and jojoba oil in a proportion of 5, 3 and 2 ml. respectively. To the resulting mixture was added 3 drops of essential oil of geranium, cedar and pine needles Atlas;
  • 2 drops of lavender oil, lemon and clove added to a mixture consisting of hazelnut oil (5 ml) and macadamia (3 ml) and evening primrose;
  • hazelnut oil and grape seed (5 ml) is mixed with essential oils of tea tree and manuka (3 drops). If the pharmacy you will not find grape seed oil, then replace it with a butter Cook.

The prepared mixture is stored in a cool, dry place in bottles of dark glass. They have been applied after washing on a slightly damp skin (3-4 drops enough to handle the entire face). To avoid greasy blot face with a soft cloth after 15-20 minutes after application, but ideal - to give a mixture of oils fully absorbed. You can use the drug on a night when there is no need to take care of compliance with dry skin.

In recent years, appeared in stores ready mix oils and cosmetic facial masks. They can be used, but before it is required to check with your doctor, because the mask must be chosen, taking into account the form of acne and some other factors.