Acne For Dummies by Herbert P. Goodheart

By Herbert P. Goodheart

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People who get acne aren’t producing any more of these androgens than anyone else; it’s just that their sebaceous glands are very sensitive to the hormone’s message to increase production. The glands respond by pumping out excessive amounts of sebum. Your face, chest, and back contain the highest concentrations of sebaceous glands; that’s why you’re more likely to have acne on these areas. Adolescence is generally the worst time for acne because androgens are increasing steadily during the teen years, and they signal your sebaceous glands to get larger and to generate more sebum, as shown in Figure 3-2.

Pizza, French fries, and other greasy foods don’t cause acne or make it worse. You’re welcome. ” Picking does make zits worse! Waking up to whiteheads, blackheads, and zits In most cases, acne starts between the ages of 10 and 13 and usually lasts for 5 to 10 years. The appearance of teenage acne (acne vulgaris is the technical term that I throw around here and there in the book) is largely the result of your body’s increased production of hormones. The good news is that those embarrassing blemishes usually go away and are often gone for good by the time you reach your early 20s.

28 Part I: Facing Up to Acne Hair shaft Skin pore Sebaceous gland Arrector pili muscle Sebaceous duct Hair canal Hair follicle Hair bulb Figure 3-1: A normal follicle. The hair follicle (actually the PSU) is made up of three components: ߜ Sebaceous gland: This gland resembles a cluster of grapes and produces and pumps out a beneficial oily substance called sebum (pronounced see-bum) that coats and conditions the hair and skin. The oily sebum is composed of a rich blend of different lipids (fatty chemicals).

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