Magnificent Adult Acne Treatment
By : Ismail Azmi
One of the most common skin problem in the world is acne and it is not restricted to adolescents. Did you ever feel that you were too old for breakouts? It doesn’t matter how old are you. Even adult can suffer with this skin problem. It is thought that around 50% of adult women and 25 % of adult men at some point in their adult time. Adult acne can be more annoying than teen acne, they can make people afraid to go out in public, avoid mirrors and anxious in social gatherings and may lead to anxiety, social withdrawal and even depression.
The best first step to successful adult acne treatment is to try your best to know why you are prone to acne and understand that you are no longer a teenager.
Hormonal change due to menstrual cycles in women, diet, cosmetics, sleeping habits, lifestyle and stress are among the causes of adult acne. And a major factor that worsens your acne is the use of harsh exfoliants, astringent and cleansers. Many a time people sometimes commit a common mistake while they intend to eliminate their acne. That is purchasing and applying products that are not suitable for their skin type, as a result causing over drying of skin, inflammation and consequently more acne breakouts. Other factors that affect your skin in this manner are dirt, ultraviolet rays and pollutants.
You need to be very cautious about your skin type and condition before applying any adult acne products. Our skin loses its protein and therefore loses its firmness, elasticity and moisture as we grow older.
You would have see that you had to take a long list of treatment and use several cream if you had consulted a dermatologist to help in this manner. This will give you immediate relief. However these acne products contain harsh chemical ingredients and treat your problem from the outside, not from the root, that in future these skin problems will retaliate back.
Lemon is one of the most important things your need to try. Lemon is rich in potassium and vitamin C which are responsible for increasing the immune system and will enable you to protect yourself against acne; improve your body’s capacity to defend itself against bacteria and infections that cause acne and other skin disorders. Lemon juice also contains AHA or alpha hydroxy acids and citric acids which are effective natural treatment for acne, promotes skin health and the skins natural ability to regenerate. Applying lemon juice on your skin could cleanse your skin form within the pores and balance the alkaline level in your skin.