Category: Skin Health

Acne Vulgaris

Acne Vulgaris Pathogenesis of Acne: – Acne is a Multifactorial Process at Pilosebaceous Unit – the sebaceous gland and hair follicle (1). The main contributing factors are; Genetics Androgens Cortisol Stress Barrier dysfunction Diet Propionibacterium acnes (bacteria commonly found on human skin) IGF/1 – Insulin like growth factor – hormone Acne and inflammation Stimulates the […]