Pathogenesis

Unknown disorder of follicular occlusion; earliest change: follicular plugging which obstructs apocrine gland ducts; earliest inflammatory event: rupture of the follicu-lar epithelium: friction in intertriginous locations considered possible contributing factor; rupture followed by spillage of foreign-body material into the dermis, initiating an inflammatory response resulting in foreign-body granuloma; bacterial infection a risk factor for destructive scarring, but not a primary cause of the disease; genetic factors may be operative

How To Reduce Acne Scarring

How To Reduce Acne Scarring

Acne is a name that is famous in its own right, but for all of the wrong reasons. Most teenagers know, and dread, the very word, as it so prevalently wrecks havoc on their faces throughout their adolescent years.

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