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Dermovate for acne

Dec.26, 2016

Actuality of problem and Description of problem

Acne is commonly seen in the adolescent age group. The severity of acne  can range from mild to very serious. Though the treatment is not necessary for mild varieties of acne, in case of moderate to severe acne, the treatment is absolutely essential to prevent the further progress of damage to the skin. In addition to causing the effect related to the disease, the presence of severe acne decreases the confidence of the person and reduction of the natural beauty of the face.

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Acne is a condition which is caused because of the blockage of the seborrheic gland, which is responsible for the lubrication of the skin by the release of fluid known as sebum. Due to the clog of the outflow of the drainage pathway of the seborrheic gland  there might be accumulation of the sebum (oily substance).This is a perfect growth place for Bacteria known as propionibacterium and causes infection to develop into acne. Whenever any infection occurs, it is the normal reaction of the body to set the inflammatory action, where the defence system of the body is used for against the bacteria. The same occurs in the case of acne , which causes redness and breakage of acne.

Acne can be many types, but a common thing to all of them is the presence of comedones, which are infected and clogged leading to an inflammatory reaction. The anti inflammatory properties of the steroids like clobetasol decreases the inflammation and helps in the treatment of the condition. But at the same time, it can cause change the colour of the skin which might be more problematic comparing to the acne itself. So unless the doctor prescribe, do not use it on your own.