Do you also get that angry stubborn pimple like skin condition that comes out of nowhere and keeps reoccurring , till it terraforms your whole face ? Well trust me you aren’t alone on this one . 

This Skin condition is popularly known as “Acne” and is a very common skin condition that is most likely to affect teenagers and young adults.

The struggle of acne amongst individuals has been a complicated one over the years , as individuals know little about acne control , not only can it become uncontrollably painful and overtime lead to acne scars , it has also ruined many individuals self esteem. 

We understand that having a great clear skin is a priority to you as an individual and having to find the best solutions possible to get rid of acne can be frustrating and likewise EMBARRASSING ! , that is why in this blog post , we will be revealing to you the best acne treatment and giving you all the answers to your questions no matter how bad your acne might be . 

WHAT CAUSES ACNE ?

We know sometimes it can be tempting to just squeeze or pop them , but you can’t just get rid of it easily without knowing why it’s there .

Our skin consists of numerous tiny glands that secretes oil (sebum) which is responsible for keeping our skin soft and smooth . 

When the pores of the skin get blocked or clogged by dirt , dead skin cells or bacteria , it stops the sebum oil from passing through the pores , which might then lead to over secretion and then cause the production of acne . 

Acne occurs when : 

  • there’s blockage of the skin pores
  • there’s over secretion of oil 
  • there’s enlargement of the skin follicles, allowing access of bacteria into the depths of the skin ,which ultimately causes inflammation of one skin . 

WHY DO I HAVE ACNE ?

Although Skincare experts don’t know precisely why some individuals have acne and some don’t tend to experience any at all . 

There are a number of possible factors that may result to the production of acne and also worsen it . This possible factors may include : 

  • Hormonal Imbalance due to pregnancy or puberty
  • Using of Skincare or beauty products with much oil or  chemical content 
  • Genetics 
  • Stress 
  • Birth control pills 

WHAT TYPE OF ACNE DO I HAVE?

Your acne can look very different from that of your besties , and the treatments they use might not work for you . 

Knowing your acne type  is very essential when it comes to getting it treated . 

Acne treatment depends on the type of its severity and skin sensitivity , so knowing your acne type will enable you to find what works best for you. 

Fortunately Belle Nubian Skincare  is specially made with YOU in mind . Our organic skincare products will help you overcome your skin troubles , no matter how bad it might be , we have just the right solution for you . 

Stay tuned while we reveal the types of acne and find out which is stopping your glow ! 

TYPES OF ACNE

Whiteheads : 

This is a type of acne that occurs when the pores of the skin becomes clogged with oil (sebum) , dead skin cells and bacteria , which then develops a pus within and gives off a raised swelling that is not necessarily prominent . 

Whiteheads mostly occur on facial areas , such as nose , forehead , chin and mouth area. 

Whiteheads

Blackheads :  

Unlike whiteheads , blackheads are open pores on the skin that are filled with oil and dead skin cells and are black in appearance . 

Blackheads mostly occur on the nose and mouth area , but can also appear on the forehead and other parts of the face. 

Blackheads

Papules:  

These are small red , itchy thickened bumps , sometimes called skin lesions , that are caused by skin bacteria and excess oil .

There are formed mostly in the nose , chin, cheeks,forehead and mouth area, sometimes on the neck,back, chest and shoulders.
Papules

Pustules:  

These are typically papules that are filled with pus ,encircled with redness and risen above the skin and can come in different sizes . 

There are formed mostly on facial areas , back and chest and may develop on other parts of the body .

 Pustules

Nodules: 

This type of acne is very severe as it results in very firm painful lumps to form under the skin and then appear as red bumps. It is caused when a skin bacteria that naturally lives on the skin gets trapped beneath the skin, mixed with oil , dirt and dead cells , which then leads to inflammation and unbearable pain. 

It mostly occurs on the face and any other part of the body and are quite large in size .