Posts Tagged ‘skin problems in teenagers’

Adolescence (Teenagers)

Friday, January 1st, 2010

Acne Melanocytic Naevi Pityriasis Rosea Psoriasis (especially of the Guttate type) Seborrhoeic Dermatitis Vitiligo Bibliography: Dermatology, An Illustrated Text and Atlas, 2nd Edition

Acne vulgaris (pimples) (common acne)

Saturday, November 28th, 2009

Dr Christophe Hsu – dermatologist. Geneva, Switzerland Acne Vulgaris What is the cause of acne? There are several causes of acne. One theory is that when the male hormone level (testosterone) increases during puberty, the skin of an acne prone person reacts to the hormone and produces excess sebum. No one knows why some individual’s […]

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