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6 Steps to Avoid Breakouts During Acne Awareness Month

June 19, 20149 min
Acne is the most common skin disorder. Approximately 85 percent of Americans will experience acne some time in their life. While commonly thought to be an adolescent problem, acne can appear at any age, most often on the face, back, and chest.According to the American Academy of Dermatology, acne is the most common skin disorder in the United States, affecting millions nationwide. Acne can be trigger from various causes, including hormones (e.g., puberty, pregnancy, etc.), stress, and unhealthy eating. However, acne is not totally out of your control. Acne, according to the NIH, is a common skin disease that causes pimples. Pimples form when the follicles under your skin get clogged. Anyone can get acne, but it is most common with teenagers and young adults. Tune in to find out some simple steps you can take to avoid those awful breakouts!

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