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How to Prevent and Treat Acne Pustules

Overview Acne pustules are pus-filled blemishes on the skin characterized by inflammation. They occur when pores become clogged with oils, sebum and bacteria and are most common during periods of hormonal surges, such as during puberty, menstruatio...

Treatment for Acne Pustules

Overview A pustule is one of many kinds of lesions that can characterize an acne outbreak. These inflamed, dome-shaped bumps erupt from a hair-containing follicle, then swell at the head with a mix of dead skin cells, bacteria and white blood cells...

About Acne Pustules

Overview From minor red bumps to painful, embarrassing lesions, acne manifests in a variety of forms. Although this skin condition is often regarded as a hallmark of adolescence, the American Academy of Dermatology states that acne can affect men a...

What Are the Treatments for Acne Pustules & Blackheads?

Acne pustules and blackheads occur when oil blocks a hair follicle and forms a plug. Blackheads are open at the surface of the skin, causing the dirt and oil in the pore to oxidize and turn dark. Pustules are closed, hidden beneath the skin. They app...