Types of pimples and their signs
Acne or acne always gives a lot of frustration, especially if it is not a single pimple, but a chronic acne condition that does not last for years. Acne is an inflammatory process that occurs as a result of blockage of the sebaceous ducts. In this case, sebum can not go outside and accumulates in the sebaceous gland. Salty cork is a gracious place for the life of microbes.
There are different kinds of acne that can appear on almost any part of the body except the feet and palms. Most often, acne is localized on the face, neck, back, chest, shoulders, abdomen, in the scalp.
There are such kinds of pimples as ordinary and cystic. Ordinary acne is superficial, cystic acne occurs in the deep layers of the skin.
Black eels or gums are a dark plug with a brown or black head. They are formed as a result of accumulation of secretion in the ducts of the sebaceous glands. Such acne is not inflamed. Most often located on the nose, chin, chest, back.
Another type of superficial acne is whiteheads. They are dense white knots, reaching the size of a pinhead. They are formed in people of any age on the face, rarely on the body.
Vulgar or common acne occurs with a constant inflammation of the sebaceous ducts as a result of increased sebum. Can be located on the face, neck, back, chest. Most often, these types of acne on the face are found in people of adolescence and are associated with hormonal restructuring during puberty. The situation is aggravated by poor hyeena and the habit of squeezing pimples.
Pustular acne is a consequence of squeezing out common acne and is a red pustules. With post acne vulgaris, the epidermis is affected, through which pus comes out.
Acne is more serious. These include such varieties of acne as phlegmonous and conglobata.
Phlegmonous acne is formed deep in the skin as a result of the activity of pyogenic microorganisms. They are painful crimson knots, the ripening of which proceeds slowly. When they are opened, from them dense greenish pus, sometimes with an admixture of blood is allocated. Such acne almost always leave behind scars.
Conglobular acne is the most severe form of acne. They differ in that a lot of small blackheads merge into one, forming a large bluish-colored abscess. Such infiltrates can erupt in several places. After healing, there are always scars of different types and long-lasting cyanotic spots. Localized such acne on the lateral surfaces of the cheeks, neck, back. Men are sick more often than women. This disease is difficult to treat and can last for years. It is believed that the causative agent of corneal acne is staphylococcus.
Treatment for acne depends on its type and severity of the disease. The disease can occur in mild, moderate and severe forms. If there are no more than ten inflamed nodes, the form of the disease is mild. If the skin contains about forty pustular formations, then the form of the disease is average. With a severe form on the skin, there are more than forty purulent acne.
The types of acne that occur in the adolescent period usually pass by themselves at a certain time. If acne does not go away after 25 years, then it's about serious problems in the body that require physician intervention.
The disease, occurring in a more severe form, requires an integrated approach, careful examination and long-term treatment. The help of a cosmetologist in this case is not enough. For treatment, sometimes you have to resort to the help of doctors of different specializations: dermatologist, endocrinologist, gynecologist.
The causes of the appearance of deep pimples are not fully understood. Very often, people suffering from this severe form of acne can not be treated for years without success. All local drugs often bring only a temporary improvement.
There are a number of factors that contribute to the development of acne. Such factors include heredity, the habit of squeezing out the gums, the frequent touching the face with hands, some types of decorative cosmetics. Contribute to the appearance of acne stress, depression, constipation and other problems with the gastrointestinal tract, improper metabolism, constant contact with dust, lack of vitamin B and zinc. Eruptions on the face may appear during menstruation.
All types of acne can be seen separately or in various combinations.