Home Remedies for Cystic Acne

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Cystic acne are very severe form of vulgaris acne. Inflamed and Deep acne usually appears on the face or other body parts. They can become large, up to couple of centimeters in diameter. Many people for describing any kind of serious acne use term "cystic", only one that can develop into cysts are cystic. Cysts are the very serious types of acne. They are fluid filled lumps, soft on touch, beneath the skin surface and they can be quite painful.

What type of people get cystic acne?

Acnes are more often to appear in teenagers and young people. Acne is often a hereditary problem. If your own parents had them, you'll probably have them to.

What causes cystic acnes?

Cystic acne are caused by few factors as other forms of acnes are too.

The main reasons are:

  • overactive sebaceous glands
  • dead skin cells in the hair

Many types of bacteria’s can cause acne. Inflamed acne occurs when the wall of the follicle ruptures and leaks infected material under the skin. If this occurs near the surface of the skin, acne is usually small-scale and quickly disappears. Deeper acnes are they can cause more problems. Nodules occur when contaminated material manages to infect follicles near one another.

Cystic acne effects

These acnes damage healthy tissues and skin. Therefore, the probability to obtain scarring is very high. This type of acne should be treated by a dermatologist to avoid scars.

People who have acne, often feel shame, embarrassment and anger because of their skin problems. If you believe that acnes affect the your life, talk to a therapist.

How to treat cystic acne?

Best way to treat them is by going to doctor. He must treat cystic acnes with systematic medications. Some severe forms of acne can be difficult to control so don’t worry if the first treatment procedure doesn’t work. Most used treatments for these acnes are:

  • Oral antibiotics
  • The drug isotretinoin
  • Oral contraceptives (birth control pills) – Women
  • Surgical drainage – small incision in the skin performed by doctor that brings out infected material. Injections of corticosteroids into the cyst – to shrink inflammation and reduce acne

The best home remedies for cystic acne are:

  • Lemon
  • Tooth paste
  • Aloe vera
  • Honey
  • Baking soda (is one of the most effective remedies for treating cystic acne)
  • Orange peel
  • Grapes
  • Cinnamon and honey mask
  • Milk/jogurt with honey
  • Sodium bicarbonate
  • Using steam

There are few ways how to apply them so check the Internet for recepies.

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