Acne scars are a result of the body’s healing process. The inflammation seen in acne causes a destruction of the skin and hair follicles along with collagen and other surrounding structures.
Comedones are clogged pores, either resulting in a blackhead or a whitehead pimples. This process most often occurs in adolescents when their increase in hormone levels increases oil production.
Milia – Baby Acne
A milium cyst, also known as milia when clustered, is a white bump around the nose and cheeks. Skin damage from burns, lasers and sun exposure are common causes.
Acne Vulgaris (Zits)
Acne vulgaris, often called “acne,” is common but harmless and treatable. It is an inflammation of the oil glands around hair follicles.