The treatment of acne includes attention to daily care, local or oral medication, physical therapy, etc., the specific choice varies from person to person, there is no so-called “best” treatment method.
Daily care: Cleanse your face with water daily, avoid applying cosmetics or cleansing your face thoroughly after application, and avoid scratching the skin lesions.
- Medication: Commonly used topical medications are topical Vital Acid (Adapalene gel), benzoyl peroxide, azelaic acid, sulfur lotion and so on. In severe cases, it is necessary to combine oral medication, such as tetracycline, macrolide…
- Physical therapy: Mainly used for those who are intolerant or unwilling to accept medication, commonly used methods include photodynamic therapy, fruit acid therapy, intense pulse light, laser therapy, etc.
If acne is not treated in a timely manner, acne marks and scars that are difficult to fade may remain, affecting the aesthetics. Therefore, it is recommended that those with symptoms seek medical attention in a timely manner and be actively treated under the guidance of a doctor.