By: Maddi Sachau

what is it?

Acne is a skin disease that involves the oil glands at hair follicles. It mostly occurs during puberty when the sebaceous glands come into play. Acne isn't dangerous, it is just bacteria on your face. Acne occurs when your pores on your face get cloged with oils.

what do you do about it?

To treat acne you can wash your face, or for more serious acne you can go see a dermatologist to get a certain type of acne medication for your type of acne, or you can get laser treatments that take longer to help.
What is acne? - Acne formation process

long term effects of acne

There are no serious long term effects of acne, other than being at risk for adult acne that is harder to get rid of.

Maddi Sachau