Acne is a very common skin condition characterised by blackheads, whiteheads and pus-filled spots pustules. 80% of 11-30 year olds are affected. It usually starts at puberty. Most teenagers in the Western world will have acne lesions at some point. Areas affected by spots include the face, neck, back and chest. Some may have a more significant problem that may cause scarring and impact on self-confidence. Facial scarring can affect 1 in 5 sufferers.
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