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Acne in a Male Teen

Overview Puberty represents a time of many changes for young men. Rising hormones cause their voices to deepen and more body hair to grow. Unfortunately, those hormones can also lead to the development of acne. Because a teenager's self image is at...

Body Acne on Males

Overview Acne is a common condition but it is often referred to as facial acne. Body acne can occur on different parts of the body, primarily in areas that contain the most oil glands. Males tend to have more body acne than females, especially duri...

Hormonal Male Acne

Overview Teenagers aren't the only ones who get zits--acne can plague adult men in their 20s, 30s and even older. Hormones appear to be the primary culprit in adult male acne, which can be tough to treat. However, the American Academy of Dermatolog...

Adult Male Acne Help

Overview Acne is the most common skin condition in the United States, affecting 40 to 50 million people, according to the American Academy of Dermatology. A fourth of those with acne are adult men. The International Journal of Cosmetic Science says...

How to Get Rid of Acne on Male Skin

Overview According to the American Academy of Dermatology, whiteheads, blackheads, pimples and cysts all occur when the pores of the skin become blocked by oil and dirt. Acne often occurs when the androgens hormones fluctuate, causing sebaceous gla...

Teenage Male Acne

Overview Hormonal changes associated with puberty are often to blame when it comes to teenage male acne. With the elevation of testosterone, the sebaceous glands under the surface of the skin tend to produce more sebum, which is an oily substance t...