WHAT IS ACNE?

ACNE, MORE THAN JUST TEENAGER CONDITION

• One of the most common skin diseases worldwide affecting peaople of all ages and all genders.

80% of 11 to 30 years old will suffer from acne at some point.

80% of 11 to 30 year old will suffer from acne at some time.
Acneic skin

ACNE, A BURDEN THAT SERIOUSLY IMPACTS QUALITY OF LIFE AND SELF-ESTEEM

Acne is a skin inflammation due to the proliferation of Propionibacterium acnes, a bacteria naturally present on the skin.

The main causes of acne are:
- Hormone changes (rise in androgen, puberty, pregnancy…)
- Genetic cause
- Medication containing androgen and lithium
- Greasy cosmetics

Acne is characterized by many symptoms:

Spots

Pimples

Itching

Itching

Redness

Redness

Discomfort

Discomfort