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How Do You Get Rid Of Acne?

How Do You Get Rid Of Acne?

Acne vulgaris is the most common skin disease in humans. We're talking zits. Many people see pimples springing around puberty, but how do you make it go away? Don't pick it! Watch the video below for the full story.

How Do You Get Rid of Acne?

Teens everywhere are begging to know.

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Why Do We Get Acne?

Is it serving a purpose on our skin?

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The (Butt) Acne Nobody Talks About

Zits aren't just for your face!

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Acne Bacteria Clears Skin?

Seems contradictary, doesn't it?

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Key Facts In This Video

  1. Acne affects 80% of people at some point our lives. 00:27

  2. There are two strains of Propionibacterium acnes that irritate the skin which triggers an immune system response, resulting in red bumps. 00:47

  3. In a study, scientists found that people with clear faces had a third strain of bacteria present that may be protecting the skin. 01:33

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