We spend so much time focusing on the face, that we forget acne can also occur in many other places, including the back. If you’re new to bacne, this article takes a deep dive into everything you need to know about this bothersome condition.
Doctors call it acne vulgaris. Our patients call the facial spots, bumps, blackheads, whiteheads, and pimples that occur when hair follicles become plugged with oil everything from ‘painful’ to ‘annoying’ and ‘unsightly.’
Recurring acne is the kind of skin problem that can keep you up into the wee hours.