Types Of Acne

Acne Vulgaris or Simply can be called acne is a kind of stubborn skin condition that generally occurs when hair follicles become clogged with dead skin cells. The condition generally occurs around the face, chest, shoulder and back. As I have already mentioned that acne most often remains so stubborn and doesn’t go easily. The occurrence of acne most often thought to be genetic nearly 80 per cent. This condition is extremely common throughout the world believing the fact that in 2013 nearly 660 million people were affected from this skin issue. The skin condition of acne most often affects in an adolescence age. But with the passing time acne becomes less common in adulthood. There are numerous kinds of acne vulgaris have been identified by the experts.


Acne is generally categorized into two category such non-inflammatory acne (A Comedones) and inflammatory acne. Non-inflammatory acne has subcategory which includes Blackheads and whiteheads. Generally the white heads form when extensive oil from the sebaceous gland clogs. It may show up like small white spots. Blackheads are also a feature of acne that can be formed during the occurrence of acne vulgaris. This is a small bump that visible to your skin due to clogged hair follicles. Inflammatory acne that includes papules, pustules, nodules, cysts, pimples and greasy skin are some common types of acne.  Papules acne generally causes inflammation followed by redness and pain. The main indication of papules acne is itchiness, irritation and pain. The papules may open when scratched and may also become infected. Another form of acne is pustules forms when bacteria and oil get trapped inside a pore. Pus is a kind of dead white blood cells that accumulate in your skin. Pustules are little bumps on the skin which generally contain fluid. These bumps look very similar to pimples but they grow big than pimples. Cystic acne often becomes hard and generally causes pain. The condition of acne generally forms within the skin and eventually heals. Nodules are large than pustules and form deeper within the skin. They can quite painful and while touching they can be very painful. These are the very common types of acne that can affect any person at any age however, it most often attacks adolescence. Usually treating acne is extremely hard because there is no specific treatment available that works for sure. Even after getting treated from acne most people have to face acne scars.