Published on June 1st, 2013 | by Tom1
How To Get Rid Of Cystic Acne
Have a clear idea of cystic acne. You should know that cystic acne begin s to affecting tissue that is deeper down, and it can bring with higher chancing of scarring. Cystic acne is further underneath the skin, so it can’t be popped.
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Keep a daily hygiene routine. Cleansing your face twice daily to remove dirt and oil and give no chance to any bacteria to cause infection. Good anti-bacterial or oil-free cleanser is proper choice. Then, apply a cleansing mask that carries citric acid or mud which can kill bacteria which causes infection.
Non-medication remedies. Apply toothpaste just on the acne spots before going to bed. It can significantly make the cystic pimples smaller. Baking soda and aspirin also works well for removing cystic pimples. Mix some baking soda or aspirin and water to form a paste and then apply it on your cystic acne. Leave it for 10-20 minute until it dries, and then wash your face. This method can eliminate main factors (dirt, oil and dead cell) for acne from your skin.
Lifestyle. Sleep enough and drink lots of water. Exercise regularly. Keep away from the high-fat food, processed food away and try low-glycemic diet. If possible, get rid of smoking and alcohol. Release stress and keep relax.
Medication remedies. If the home remedies do not work, you should try medication remedies. Talk to your doctor about the prescription topical medicine and oral medicine for treating cystic acne. Because all of these medicines have side effects more or less, you should clearly know the usage and effects before you taking these medicines. These medicines include Benzoyl peroxide, Retinoid, Salicylic acid, Antibiotics, oral antibiotics, Isotretinoin, Accutane. You can consider laser therapy which can fight cystic acne outbreaks effectively. But, you should talk to your doctor about this before.
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