Results for - Do you suffer from adult acne?

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What causes adult acne? Acne is directly caused when follicles become blocked due to an over production of sebum - that’s the oil content in the skin on your face. The excess sebum mixes with dead skin cells and debris, clogging up the follicles and, in turn, bacteria that naturally live on the skin contaminate these clogged follicles, and out come papules, pustules, nodules or cysts – whatever name you like best. It’s the hormone fluctuations that cause this oil production to accelerate – whether the imbalance is brought on by lifestyle, PMS, pregnancy, or even polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), the result is the same. And it’s not pretty. But before you jump to the latter conclusions, first take into consideration the following: stress, pollution and diet which can all lead to hormonal imbalance, the main cause of acne in adults.

Do you suffer from adult acne?

1. Do you suffer from adult acne?

Yes
24%
402 votes
No
66%
1,124 votes
Undecided
5%
87 votes
Not Applicable
5%
87 votes
09/25/2016 Health & Fitness 1732 15 By: RRR
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