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Acne Sufferers May Respond in Different Ways to Acupuncture Treatment for Acne

Based on those who follow and practice TCM or traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture is one of the most potent and ideal modes of treatment for acne. This is due to its ability to restore balance in the human body and cure certain types of diseases. And since acne is due to some type of internal […]
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A Good Diet & Lifestyle Plus Acupuncture Can Resolve Acne Problems

A Good Diet & Lifestyle Plus Acupuncture Can Resolve Acne Problems Both Western medicine and TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) agree that a proper lifestyles and diet can help prevent acne. A holistic type of treatment, TCM focuses on the deeper aspects of an ailment in order to prevent the condition from coming back. What is […]
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Acupuncture for Acne

Acupuncture has been for thousands of years practiced in the Far East, particularly, in China. One of the abilities of acupuncture is to cure skin conditions such as acne.  Some acne sufferers have painful cystic acne that may in all likelihood leave ugly facial scars. The good news however, is that acne, even the worst […]
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Lifestyle and Home Remedies for Acne

It is important to follow good skin care practices in order not to add more pimples to your acne.  Here are some self-help tips to help you address your acne: Never squeeze or pick your pimples – Doing these will transfer germs in your hands and fingers to the pimples and will aggravate your pimple […]
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Definition of Acne

Acne is a skin disorder that is caused by the overproduction of sebum (oil) in the skin.   The human skin possesses tiny holes or pores that are connected to the sebum glands and tiny canals called follicles. The function of sebum is to convey dead skin via the follicles towards the surface of the skin. […]
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Acne Tests and Diagnosis

A simple skin test may be what you need to know the cause of your acne. However, there are different types of skin tests for different types of acne. Hormonal Assessment This is one acne test that tests for female and male hormones.  Stress hormones are also assessed through the acne stress test to determine […]
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Acne Complications

Scarring If you do not handle your acne with extra care, scarring can develop from this skin problem.  One can cause scarring in the skin when cysts and nodules are manually ruptured damaging the skin tissue. If you squeeze or pick those affected spots, scarring can result from it.  There are three types of acne […]
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Acne – Coping and Support

The effects of acne often are more felt psychologically than physically and may lead to anxiety and depression. An unpleasant facial appearance naturally can cause loss of self confidence leading to stress and withdrawal from the wide public for as much as possible. The need to control acne is therefore necessary. Acne sufferers often treat […]
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