Acne is a visible skin condition that forms redness and inflammation of the skin, leaving your skin with spots and marks. It is most common in adolescents but can be found in adults too, if left untreated. Acne occurs when your pores become blocked with sebum and dead cells which causes the marks and spots.
Acne has varying degrees of severity and can be present on anyone from teenagers to adults. Some common causes are:
Acne is usually found on the face, chest, shoulders, and back. The different forms of acne are:
Acne is not infectious and it requires proper maintenance in order to prevent severe symptoms.