Self Health Care

Articles about alternative ways of treatment and self health care

OUR ARCHIVES : July 2008

Understanding Microdermabrasion Acne Treatment

Microdermabrasion is becoming an increasingly popular treatment for acne patients. Although microdermabrasion is not specifically designed to treat acne it has a proven track record of being effective at reducing acne lesions. Microdermabrasion works against acne in two ways. The exfoliation of the top layer of skin unclogs pores which are a major cause of […]

Acne Scars and Treatment – Which Treatment is Most Suitable for You?

So you have got rid of the acne, but what do you do about the scars? With acne affecting about 25 percent of adults ? and roughly 80 percent of people in their teens and 20’s ? the desire for an effective acne scar treatment is widespread. Many people recover from acne without any permanent […]

Do You Know Which Is The Best Acne Treatment For You?

Do you wish that there was just one treatment that you could use to clear up your acne? Whether you’re a teen or an adult, if you battled acne you’ve gone through countless medicines looking for the best acne treatment. An inflammatory skin eruption that most commonly affects the neck, face, shoulders, and upper back, […]

Acne Scar Removal or Treatment

Acne breakouts are caused by a variety of environmental, gene, and age factors, even stress. Acne is one of most common skin conditions in the world, afflicting 40 to 50 million Americans. There are several methods of removal or smoothing of the scars depending on age, health condition and severity. Scarring is usually caused by […]

Acne Cream Scar Removal and Treatment

Acne scars associated with loss of tissue?similar to scars that result from chicken pox ? are more common than keloids and hypertrophic scars. Using tretinoin speeds up the skin’s remodeling process and helps heal post-inflammatory changes. Acne scars is two types of tissue response to the inflammation of acne. (1) increased tissue formation, and (2) […]