Acne is one of the most common skin conditions out there. According to the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), it affects up to 50 million Americans, both teens and adults, annually.
“While typically thought of as a skin condition of adolescence, acne is well known to persist into adulthood through the 30s, 40s and beyond,” says Dr. Katie Caretti, Michigan-based board-certified dermatologist and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.
Adult-onset acne or adult acne tends to be a bit more common in women and often more hormonally driven. “Fluctuating hormone levels, especially common around menstruation, can lead to increased sebum or oil production which can then
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