Acne Articles A-Z
Acne - Acne Myths
This page contains links to eMedTV Acne Articles containing information on subjects from Acne to Acne Myths. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
Descriptions of Articles
Acne occurs when several oil gland follicles become clogged with sebum, dead skin cells, and bacteria. This eMedTV page discusses the types, causes, and treatment of this condition, and offers tips for prevention, as well as proper care of your skin.
- Acne Cream Differin
Your doctor may prescribe Differin cream for acne treatment. This page from the eMedTV Web archives further describes the effects of Differin, explains how this particular acne medicine works, and links to more detailed information.
- Acne Information
This segment of the eMedTV library provides some basic information on acne. It describes what causes this condition, lists the different types, discusses the recommended treatment, and addresses a few myths, with a link for those who want to learn more.
- Acne Medications
As this eMedTV article explains, topical acne drugs are often recommended for those with mild acne. Prescription medications may be prescribed for people with more severe acne. This resource offers an in-depth look at the medications used for acne.
- Acne Myths
There are many myths that link acne to things like poor hygiene, stress, and certain foods. This eMedTV resource debunks some of the more popular acne myths and includes a link to more information about true acne causes.