The teens are advised not to squeeze pimples because it will cause infection. This was conveyed by a dermatologist Pramita Laboratory, Dr. Andrew Halim in Medan. She recommends that teens maintain a healthy skin although dense with activity.
Acne appears due to excessive oil production. So between oil production with oil from the skin expenditure not balanced. The result is a blockage and buildup, accompanied by a skin infection.
But if not accompanied by infection, we call the blackheads. Whereas if it was the acne infection. Acne is squeezed will cause the inflammation, doctors said Andrew.
Acne commonly appears at puberty, the age of 14-19 years. The results showed 85% of the population suffers from acne at the age of 12-25 years, 15% of the population in the age of 25 years. Worse, if not resolved properly, a person may develop acne until the age of 40 years.
To avoid acne, you can do a few tips:
- Reduce excess oil with acne cream or gel. Choose products that contain benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid as their active ingredient.
- Wash the area with a potentially acne twice a day. You can use a gentle cleanser and oil free.
- Do not use make-up is too heavy. Cosmetic sow mengindarkan kulti of irritation.
- Before bed clean makeup.