There have certain breakthroughs in the research field when it comes to efficient treatment of one of the most common and most irritating skin related medical conditions known by the name of acne. Acne affects millions and millions of adults and adolescents everywhere around of the world, and all of them are desperately trying to find the best way of treating their painful and disfiguring condition. Numerous scientific studies have provides the health care workers with extensive knowledge and understanding concerning the progression and the actual causes of this annoying medical condition. There is still plenty of work to be done when it comes to determining several other factors responsible for the swelling, painful sensations and skin eruptions. Nowadays, the severity and incidence of acne can be significantly reduced by using a certain combination of products. These products may not eliminate the symptoms completely, but they provide hope that someday it could be possible to do that.
The most important thing in all scientific studies is to understand and determine the factors responsible for the occurrence of the medical condition. The problem with acne is that it does not have one factor which causes it, so it is rather challenging to isolate all the different factors. This makes it even more challenging to provide the sufferer with proper treatment. The treatment needs to contain agents which dry the skin eruptions, agents with antibacterial properties and certain other ingredients which are responsible for the healing of the skin breaks, all at the same time.
Natural products are always a better solution than the manmade chemicals which often tend to be harsh when it comes to the treatment of acne. Natural topical products accompanied by a good diet and a steady regimen of cleansing are very efficient in improving the condition without damaging the skin. The products which contain benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid and plenty of vitamin A seem to be the most helpful ones.
There are also certain types of oral medications which can be used for the treatment of acne. The most commonly used one is called tetracycline and it is very efficient, it is completely safe and it has very potent antibacterial properties. Adults usually use tetracycline more often, usually on a regular basis, for prolonged periods of time.
Topical medications usually tend to be more efficient than the ones taken orally. Sometimes the topical medicaments need to be mixed with the oral ones.