Here's What You Need To Know About Pomade Acne

Pomade or Comedonal acne refers to the kind of acne that is basically in the form of comedones, that is, blackheads or whiteheads. They are caused when sebum blocks the skin pores and is further aggravated by humid conditions, hormonal factors and oily products. They can affect the people of any age group and are mainly found on the forehead and the chin.

1. Use oil free cosmetics and products.
2. Wash your face twice, everyday with a mild soap and water.
It can be treated with the help of 'comedolytic' topical agents consisting of
Azelaic acid, Salicylic acid, Retinoids, and Glycolic acid. Also Isotretinoin, antibiotics and Hormonal therapy can be used. Apart from these, there are also certain surgeries such as Cryotherapy,Electro surgery and Microdermabrasion which can cure Pomade acne. Although it is considered to be a mild-moderate form of acne, ignorance may lead to severity of the situation.