Most dermatologist classify acne as mild, moderate, or severe. Severe acne is the most serious forms of acne vulgaris that leads to scarring of skin in the forms of pits and pockmarks. It includes some comedones and one or two papules and/or pustules. Even when the acne gets healed, there is a change in color on the site of acne ranges from brown to red marks.
The four forms of severe acne:
Like moderate acne, severe forms of acne can happen at any age, and in both men and women. The breakouts can commonly be found on the face, back, shoulders and chest.
affects many facets of a person’s life, causing a great
deal of embarrassment and stress. Acne vulgaris can significantly limit one’s social life and self
esteem. Sometimes it can affect the employment chances of a person.
Severe cases of acne has the following features:
Read the following
descriptions to see if any of these statements describe your skin:
any of these describe your skin, you probably have a severe case of acne. If
these don’t relates with you, you may have a mild case, or possibly moderate acne.
there are a number of treatment options that can bring your severe forms of acne
breakout under control, it is hard to treat with over-the-counter
drugs. So it is important to see a dermatologist as soon
In most cases, the acne breakout is stops within
the period of medication. But once you stop medication, it relapses. Therefore,
be prepared to follow treatment regimen and procedures your
dermatologist sets for you while you are on any of the treatment