Acne - Topic Overview
Information on acne vulgaris.
Isotretinoin for Acne
Drug details for Isotretinoin for acne vulgaris.
Topical Retinoid Medicines for Acne
Drug details for Topical retinoid medications for acne.
Azelaic Acid for Acne
Drug details for Azelaic acid for acne vulgaris.
Acne - Other Treatment
Your doctor may suggest other types of therapies to treat acne or acne scars.
Acne - Prevention
While you cannot prevent acne, there are steps you can take at home to keep it from getting worse.
Acne: Treatment With Benzoyl Peroxide - Topic Overview
Benzoyl peroxide is a medicine you use to treat acne. It comes in different strengths in lotions,gels,soaps,and liquids. How does benzoyl peroxide treat acne? Benzoyl peroxide unclogs skin pores. It also helps stop bacteria from growing and causing acne pimples and cystic lesions. At first,acne may get worse. Your skin may get red and peel. It’s not a quick fix. You may need to use the ...
Acne - Treatment Overview
Learn about treatment for acne vulgaris.
Acne - Symptoms
Acne develops most often on the face, neck, chest, shoulders, or back and can range from mild to severe. It can last for a few months, many years, or come and go your entire life.
Acne - Medications
Information on drugs used to treat acne vulgaris.