English

Talking about Hamamelis

What is  Hamamelis? Hamamelis is native of the East Coast of North America.  For years people have used distillate product of the leaves and bark of Hamamelis virginiana for bruises, sprains,...

Are chocolates your skin’s most terrifying enemy?

Reading at a magazine while waiting at the doctor’s office I found an article that talked about chocolates and acne. The article explained how a group of teens were put...

What’s new in light-based therapies?

Different light-based therapy have been used to treat acne, specifically targeting Propionibacterium acnes (P. acnes) and modulating the body’s defense response. P. acnes naturally produces porphyrins, substances that strongly absorb light....

Topical Nitric Oxide

Propionibacterium acnes or P. acnes, is a bacteria involved in the development of acne lesions. For years topical antibiotics such as erythromycin or clindamycin have been recommended as a part...

Acne myths

1. You will outgrow acne. Reality: acne is oftentimes a chronic disease and not just a self-limiting disorder of teenagers. 2. The more I wash my face, the cleaner it...

The facts

Acne is a common condition that affects 80% of adolescents and young adults from the ages of 11 to 30. However the common belief that you will soon outgrow the...

Skip to toolbar