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Contraception Safety Program for Acne Drug Failing in CanadaApril 25, 2016

Accutane raises risk of birth defects, but many women taking it don't follow guidelines to avoid pregnancy, study finds

Misconceptions About Acne Still CommonMarch 04, 2016

Skin condition isn't caused by poor hygiene or diet, dermatologist says

Safe Treatments Available for Expectant Moms' Skin ConditionsMarch 04, 2016

But dermatologist recommends using only the mildest effective ones

Double Up on Acne Treatments, New Guidelines SayFebruary 23, 2016

Skin doctors say combining two or more medications is often the best option

Many Patients With Acne Take Antibiotics Too Long: StudyOctober 30, 2015

Prescription Accutane can often help and should be tried sooner, experts say

Psoriasis, Cold Sores Most Stigmatized Skin Disorders: SurveyOctober 09, 2015

Results show how misunderstood the conditions are, researchers say

Experimental Treatment Uses Nitric Oxide for AcneJuly 31, 2015

Researchers test slow-release nanoparticles on frustrating skin condition

Could a Vitamin Play a Role in Acne Outbreaks?June 24, 2015

Study finds excess B12 tied to common skin condition

Many Acne Patients Don't Take Their Meds, Survey ShowsMarch 20, 2015

Cost, forgetfulness, skin improvement were reasons cited for lapses

Better Contraceptive Knowledge Can Aid in Safe Use of Acne Drug: StudyFebruary 04, 2015

Effective birth control key in using the medication, which is linked to birth defects

Acne Gel Linked to Rare Side Effect, Doctors WarnJanuary 29, 2015

Teen developed blood disorder after using Aczone for a week

Laser Used to Remove Tattoos May Help Reduce Acne ScarsNovember 20, 2014

Small study found it improved skin with shorter recovery time than seen with another type of laser

Health Tip: Help Prevent Acne ScarsOctober 01, 2014

Wash skin twice daily

Some Acne Products Can Trigger Severe Allergic Reactions: FDAJune 25, 2014

In rare instances, reactions are potentially life-threatening, agency says

New Approaches to Acne TreatmentJune 09, 2014

Topical applications plus antibiotics often succeed, experts say

Health Tip: Caring for Acne-Prone SkinMay 29, 2014

Suggestions to help keep it clear

Health Tip: Avoiding Acne TriggersMarch 18, 2014

These things may cause skin problems

Health Tip: Taming AcneJanuary 10, 2014

Don't expect medication to work immediately

Earlier Acne Outbreaks May Be Caused by Earlier Puberty: ExpertsAugust 06, 2013

New guidelines released to help doctors treat younger patients age-appropriately

Pediatricians Endorse New Acne Treatment GuidelinesMay 06, 2013

Experts note many medications now available for range of cases

With Acne, Bacteria Strain on Your Skin May Be CulpritFebruary 28, 2013

Study suggests two types of microbe may lead to acne, while third helps keep skin clear

Study Finds No Tie Between Acne Drug Accutane and Crohn's, ColitisFebruary 20, 2013

New data involving 45,000 women may settle the question, experts say

Simple Tips for Smoother ShavingJanuary 26, 2013

How to avoid skin irritation, acne aggravation

Health Tip: Caring for AcneOctober 10, 2012

Gently clean the skin

A Virus That Zaps Zits?September 25, 2012

Early research finds common strain on skin seeks out, destroys bacteria behind acne

Skin Doctor Offers Tips to Reduce AcneSeptember 15, 2012

Use gentle facial cleansers and don't scrub, expert advises

Health Tip: Factors That Can Worsen AcneSeptember 14, 2012

Including fluctuating hormones

Acne Medication May Raise Risk of Eye InfectionsMay 31, 2012

Large study found teens taking Accutane were more likely to get pink eye, styes

Planning Pregnancy May Cut Birth DefectsApril 06, 2012

Timing allows changes or adjustments in risky medications, experts say

Health Tip: Wash Skin ProperlyJanuary 31, 2012

To keep it clean and help prevent acne

Overweight Teen Girls May Have Higher Acne RiskJanuary 16, 2012

However, no similar connection found for boys in Norwegian study