Clean and clear skin! This is on top of the wish list whoever is concerned about their beauty and good looks. It is their dream to have a young looking fresh skin which will give them the radiant glow that will make them stand out of the crowd. For looking beautiful and for maintaining the beauty regime, most of the people spends a lot of their money on various kinds of beauty products and also on many kinds of therapies. These include going to beauty parlors, spas and massage centers that promises or claims to keep their beauty intact and give them a fresh lease of life to their skin.
But ailments sometimes cannot be stopped and when it is bound to happen, it will happen. Similarly, our skin also gets affected by various kinds of skin condition like acne. These forms ugly spots on our skin and indeed makes us look very bad. This skin condition is basically a skin condition which is triggered by male or ‘androgenic’ hormones that mainly becomes active during the teenage years of the individual. This is not gender specific and can happen to both men and women.
Sensitivity to such hormones combined with bacteria on the skin and fatty acids within the oil glands cause acne. Acne mainly appears on face, chest, shoulders and back. Along with acne problems that could accompany are blackheads, whiteheads, small bumps and nodules and cysts. The problem of acne appears in women during their menstrual cycle and sometimes it can aggravate due to the habit of picking. In order to bring the problem of acne under control, the medication of differin cream can be very helpful.
This medicine decreases the number and severity of the acne problem of the person. It also takes care of the pimples and promotes quick healing of the pimples that develop. It is also known as adapalene which belongs to the class of medication called retinoids.
This works by affecting the growth of the cells and decreasing the swelling and inflammation. In order to use this cream, you need to wash your hands first before you apply this medication. Also clean the affected area with a soapless cleanser and pat it dry. Take some amount of medicated cream on your finger tips and apply a thin layer on the affected area mainly once before bedtime.
You can also use gauze or a pad for applying this medication. Just keep in mind to use this medicine on the skin only. Do not make any contact with your eyes, lips or nose while using this medication. Also avoid applying this medication of generic Differin on areas which are cut, chapped, sun burned or areas affected with eczema. In the first two weeks you might feel that the problem of acne is getting worse as the medication is working deep inside the skin. You will get noticeable and good results after eight to twelve weeks after using this medicated cream.