One of the most common skin conditions dermatologists see is acne. Though it was once believed to be a problem solely for teenagers, doctors now recognize that acne can and does happen to individuals of all ages. Knowing what triggers acne can help you better understand the approach your dermatologist takes to treat it.
Watch this video to learn what causes acne. Acne starts in the dermis layer of your skin and is caused by problems with your sebaceous glands. To manage acne, your dermatologist may use in-office treatments, topical medications, and oral antibiotics.
You don’t have to live with acne. Make an appointment with Swinyer – Woseth Dermatology in Salt Lake City to find out which skincare treatments may be right for you. Call us now at 801-266-8841 for more information.