ACNE: Abnormal blockages in the hair follicle as well as the increase of oil production and oil gland size. These changes can lead to a build up of bacteria and inflammation of the blocked follicle, resulting in painful, swollen red or white acne spots.
TREATMENT: A mild case can be treated with cosmetics and moisturisers that slow down the oil production. The amazing tea tree oil is an ingredient that can be added to your skincare regime. You can find products based on tea tree as well that is most beneficial to this skin type. Tea tree is very calming and soothing while it’s antibacterial properties help stop the spread of this skin disorder.
It’s important not to over cleanse the skin as this causes dryness and aggravates the acne. Don’t be afraid to moisturise with the appropriate creams. Some people may feel it feeds the acne however it does the opposite, keeping it moist and hydrated.
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A more severe case with painful red inflamed pimples (that might get infected by bacteria) will respond to creams with alpha hydroxy acids, like glycolic and salicylic acid. Antiseptics like benzoyl peroxide preparations help to kill the bacteria. Vitamin A products can help to reduce the skins oil production.
Our amazing Mayerling Skin Renewal Systems with active ingredients of glycolic and salicylic acid helps to control the oil production, penetrating to the second layer of the skin, while calming and soothing the skin. Home care range to be used daily in conjunction with a course of salon peels.
In very severe cases hormonal medications maybe needed or other oral medications prescribed from your doctor can help.