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Acne treatments

Degree of severity of acne. Acne is a disease whose treatment is lasting: from 6 months to several years. All forms of acne can be treated and the motivation of the patient to follow his treatment is a very important component of their success, especially since the results are rarely visible before one to two months.

Acne: a tailor-made treatment, but with adherence and patient compliance

The dermatologist will adapt the treatment case by case according to several criteria:

  • The age of the patient and the age of the illness
  • The shape of acne and its severity: the dermatologist will refer to the GEA (Global Acne Evaluation)
    scale, which describes the severity of acne in grade 0 to 5)
  • Its psychological impact and its impact on the quality of life
  • Treatments for acne that the patient has already followed.

Acne Treatment

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Depending on these elements, the doctor will be able to propose 3 levels of treatment:

Either a local treatment

Either a combined treatment combining local treatment and general treatment

Either treatment with isotretinoin.

Good Practice Recommendations have recently been sent by HAS to all physicians to optimize the treatment of acne. They do not concern acnes in the context of hormonal pathology.

In addition, the dermatologist proposes during his consultation, care to “purge” the skin, incision including microcysts and comedones. It has been shown that it is important to maintain maintenance treatment when acne is stabilized.

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Acne: the local treatment

This one will associate a cutaneous hygiene (resting on a toilet with a gel or a dermatological bread without soap) and the regular application of a local anti-acne treatment. It is a gel, cream or lotion containing one of the 2 active ingredients effective in the treatment of acne: benzoyl peroxide, local retinoids. There is a 3 ° active ingredient, a local antibiotic whose place has been reviewed with the new recommendations. Indeed, its activity has been proven of minimal effectiveness and it has been observed the occurrence of resistant strains due to the use of these local antibiotics, at risk for our ecosystem. It will therefore use exceptionally and not prolonged.

Acne: treatment with isotretinoin

When acne is severe, it is treated orally with isotretinoin, an effective treatment but requires a rigorous medical follow-up by a dermatologist. Currently, this treatment can be offered as a first-line treatment for very severe acne (grade 5) and second-line for severe acne (grade 4), but contrary to previous recommendations, it will not be necessary to wait until the end of 3 months of cycling test if there is a risk of major scars or rapid recurrence.

Definition of acne

Acne is a skin disease characterized by the eruption of red pimples, blackheads and cysts. It affects most often the face and the thorax, but also the back, the torso even the scalp.

Acne is a reflection of reactions that take place in the sebaceous glands. Housed in the skin, these glands produce sebum, a lubricating substance. If it lacks sebum, the skin will be dry and easily chapped. It is sometimes more difficult to cure the acne in adults.

Acne vulgaris causes

Acne Vulgaris Cause: Who is affected by acne?

Acne vulgaris a different skin problem when compared the others. Boys are more affected than girls. Here the other details:

Causes of acne pimples

Here are some elements that can contribute to its appearance.

The hormonal thrust at puberty. At the time of puberty, whatever the sex, the sex hormones increase; especially androgenic hormones (which cause the appearance of male sexual characteristics). Under this effect, the sebaceous glands produce more sebum. This increase in sebum production creates a fertile ground for the multiplication of the Propionibacterium acnes bacteria that feed on it.

Hormonal fluctuations in women. Contraception can also have a positive or negative role: women who start taking some contraceptive pills containing including progestins potentially acneigenic type gestodene, desogestrel, norgestrel, levonorgestrel, norgestrienone, norethisterone, lynestrenol … can see their acne to accentuate or, on the contrary, the cessation of contraception (for a wish of pregnancy for example) can also be provider of acne. Pregnancy and menopause may also be responsible;

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A disorder of the functioning of the ovaries or adrenal glands. This most often causes signs other than acne (hair growth, irregular periods …) Other factors can also cause acne or worsen the symptoms.

As a general rule, the treatment will be applied at bedtime and will be followed in the morning by applying a moisturizer. Indeed, these treatments may possibly have drying or irritating effects, which will be offset by the appropriate moisturizer (which will be non-comedogenic, as cosmetology, tinted cream type, foundation …). The frequency of application of the treatment will depend on the principle used, the shape of the acne and the local tolerance of the application. Do not forget: the effectiveness of a local treatment can not be judged before at least 2 months of treatment scrupulously followed. And if it is effective, it will often have to be continued until the disease disappears.