Acne is one of the most common symptoms that can be found in human. It can happen to every body. Although there are many definitions given to acne, we will use a simple term here. This article will give you some information on what the acne is.
Acne is a form of skin disorders. You have some pores on your skin. These pores are the ways to get the water out of the body, through sweat gland. They always give ways to fat glands, or in technical term sebaceous glands, to secret oil to your body. Why do you need oil on your skin? Because your skin should not be too dry, the oil helps moisturizing your skin.
The problem comes when these pores are blocked with some reasons. They can be because of hormone imbalance, oily food, unhygienic skin condition, bacteria etc. Whatever reason it is, the pores got cloaked. Then, your oil can not be secret. It then causes some small disorder called acne or pimples. If the amount of the bacteria exceeds a certain level, it will be called infectious acne. If there is the fight between white blood cell and bacteria, you will have inflammation on that area. You will see swelling and read area on that acne.
If acne is not treated properly, it will leave the scar on the area you have. Some time, acne scar is not good to have especially for ladies. The good news is if you take the right steps, the scar will be at its minimal.
With all these explanations, it is not difficult to understand what acne is. The more challenging task is on how we can solve it if it has happened. A lot of teenage population has this problem and do not know what to do. Proper education is needed in order to be the guideline on how to fight acne.