Acne is a common skin disorder. It usually appears in people as teenagers during the ages of 11 and 25. In women and girls at appears before periods and in pregnant women and people using certain medicines such as birth control pills. Some people have acne their whole life. It often appears on skin of face, neck, chest, back and shoulders. They appear as whiteheads, blackheads, pimples and cysts. Some of the severe acne conditions form scar tissues. The causes are due to overproduction of oil (sebum), irregular shedding of dead skin cells resulting in irritation of the hair follicles, and buildup of bacteria. Emotional changes, food and dietary habits make acne worse. There are three treatments; including reducing oil production, speeding up skin cell turnover and fighting bacterial infection. Most of them are using topical local skin treatment.
Most patient’s acne started when they are teenagers. This means the human body is changing, and it’s common to get worse for periods of time. Most people’s acne disappears in later years. And many people have acne in their family of history. What is happening to our body?
According to Traditional Chinese medicine, due to toxin’s building up in the body or heat, or wind dampness. The human body is out of balance. This is imbalance between “Yin and Yang”, due to human body disharmonies. Correct diagnosis and treatment will restore the human body’s balance.
Dr. Yang has studied acne problems for his entire career and possesses many testimonials and protocols for the successful treatment of acne in his 25 years of experience.