What you need to know about acne – an expert's advice

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There are many factors that cause acne and treating it needs a long-term approach.
There are many factors that cause acne and treating it needs a long-term approach.
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Living with acne can be daunting. As a teenager or an adult, you just might get pulled aside by a stranger who can't resist offering you advice on skin treatments that worked for them.

The truth is there are many factors that contribute to acne and skin expert, Dr Khoza says people should know it's a medical condition, not a cosmetic one.

“People should have an understanding that acne is a chronic medical condition. If you understand this, you will understand now and again you get skin breakouts. Treating acne needs a long-time approach and you need to know your skin, especially women with hormonal fluctuation.

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