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Personalized skin care gets spotty

Treatment options for a variety of breakouts can
range from over-the-counter creams and cleansers to
prescription oral medication that sometimes requires
supplementary medication such as oral contraception
Acne treatment plans, effectiveness go beyond one-size-fits all approaches.
February 1, 2017

From over-the-counter products to high-end, independent skin care brands, a plethora of treatment options are available for teens looking to eliminate acne, despite the possibility of undesirable side...

Acne types go beyond the surface

Acne, a chronic inflammatory skin condition, is characterized by blackheads, whiteheads, pimples and deeper lumps that occur on the face, neck, chest, back, shoulders and upper arms.
From blackheads to cysts, breakouts can be a major factor in self-image issues.
February 1, 2017

After reluctantly rolling out of bed in the morning, many adolescents meet a mirror to what can be an aggravating revelation of painful red bumps or small black and white spots, that somehow emerged overnight. “It...

Clearing up the issue

Clearing up the issue
From causes to cosmetics, skin-consciousness is on adolescents’ minds while on the brink of — and entering — young adulthood.
February 1, 2017

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