If there was one thing girls and boys alike loathed, it would be the days when zits greeted them “good morning!” But today, as more and more acne creams and ointments are advertised, most, if not all, are more and more relieved and hopeful that these discomforting moments will be gone anytime soon.
But how can they make sure these acne cream treatment are effective? How can they know if the testimonials are true? How can they know that these products won’t cause any more damage to their skin?
Well, how can we tell if we do not know what causes acne in the first place?
Acne, common mostly on adolescents, is a skin disease that usually affects the face, neck, back and chest. It usually starts when sebum, which is produced by the sebaceous glands inside the skin’s hair follicles, damage the lining of the ducts in the cells through which this sebum flows. When this happens, the follicles are inflamed, and then clogged while bacteria surround it.
In many cases, these acne not treated immediately, thus leaving the face and other parts of the body scarred. But with acne creams available almost at every drugstore, there is almost nothing to worry about.
To make sure that these creams are effective, try visiting a dermatologist first to know how your skin problem can be solved. Let the dermatologist prescribe an acne cream to be sure of its effectiveness.
If you find it not so easy on the pocket, try the ones that are well-advertised. Although it is twice as expensive as the local ones, these creams are almost always as effective as their ads say they are. Also, keep in mind that when you buy, its better to research about the product first.
If you’re still not certain, you can buy a smaller packet of the product you chose and try the product itself on a small portion of your body. If your skin reacts well, you can apply in a larger portion, but do it little by little just to be sure.
Remember, be cautious of products as there some that may worsen your skin problem. Do not be afraid to spend, because in the end, the result is worth it.
For the acne cream treatment, I recommend Pro Active Acne Cream.