Saturday, 19 March 2016


Common Acne (also known as Acne Vulgaris) is an inflammatory condition of sebaceous(fatty) glands of the skin. It occurs most commonly during teenage years and a lesser extent in young adults.It affects between 60 and 80 percent of teenagers about 15 percent are severely affected. A relatively severe form called cystic acne produces large and painful lesions. Most teens get the type of acne called acne vulgaris.