Many put much value on being beautiful or being handsome. And due to this, a flawless face skin is important to maintain. As a result of this, a recurring problem for these people is how to prevent the appearance of acne on their faces.
Acne is despised by many for it destroys the flawlessness of their supposedly beautiful or handsome faces. Thus, medical science and some of those who want to make money out of it responded to solve this problem. But coupled with these varied treatments are pointers to remember:
Treatment needs time to clear your face of acne. About 4 to 8 weeks is needed to show improvement due to some treatments. This treatment must be sustained farther to prevent the recurrence of acne. But if you see no improvement after 8 weeks of treatment, ask your doctor for another method of treating your acne.
Due to varied ways of living, of locality’s environment, of kinds of food eaten, level of stress and types of skin; treatment of acne varies from one person to another. What should have been a simple skin problem becomes complex problem to solve. The treatment of acne must be a personalized one. Thus, the services of a dermatologist are needed to determine the appropriate treatment for an individual.
The aim of acne treatment is to prevent or stop scarring. Or maybe, just to minimize it. Another aim of treatment is to reduce face lesions, thereby reducing stress due to a flawless face skin.
As a summary, it must be remembered that there is no instant cure for acne. Treatments vary with the individual situations. Dermatologist advice is a great help to pinpoint the right treatment needed.
He can prescribe oral or topical drugs, or a combination of the two. But either using a doctor prescribed or an over the counter drugs for treatment; it is you who can very well observe and decide if the treatment is doing well to you or not. And using those drugs, you must remember to read and to follow directions carefully. This can be coupled with doctor’s advice or health care worker assistance.