Topical Retinoid Medicines for Acne
Drug details for Topical retinoid medications for acne.
Isotretinoin for Acne
Drug details for Isotretinoin for acne vulgaris.
Acne - Other Treatment
Your doctor may suggest other types of therapies to treat acne or acne scars.
Acne - Medications
Information on drugs used to treat acne vulgaris.
Acne - Home Treatment
Treatment at home can help reduce acne flare - ups.Wash your face (or other affected skin) gently once or twice a day.Do not squeeze pimples, because that often leads to infections, worse acne, and scars.Use water - based skin care products that gently cl
Azelaic Acid for Acne
Drug details for Azelaic acid for acne vulgaris.
Acne - Treatment Overview
Learn about treatment for acne vulgaris.
Acne - Surgery
Read about surgery to remove deep acne scars.
Pink pimples ("neonatal acne") are often caused by exposure in the womb to maternal hormones. No treatment is needed, just time.
The occasional pimple needs no treatment. Over-the-counter cover-up creams and cosmetics, if used at all, should be water based.