Medical News Today: What to know about baby acne
Baby acne, or neonatal acne, affects around 20 percent of newborns. It usually clears up without treatment. Learn about the causes, symptoms, and similar conditions here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics / Children's Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the benefits of witch hazel?
Witch hazel has anti-inflammatory and astringent properties, so many people use it at home for common complaints, such as acne or varicose veins. Learn more. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Get rid of your acne naturally with bitter aloe
(Natural News) Many people with acne try to treat the condition with chemically formulated facial washes, soaps, lotions, creams, and other synthetic treatments. However, most of these acne treatments come with side effects. So, in search of natural acne treatments, researchers from Kyung Hee University Medical Center in Seoul, Republic of Korea, found that bitter aloe (Aloe... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Foamix's treatment for common skin condition meets late-stage trial goals
Foamix Pharmaceuticals Ltd said on Wednesday its experimental foam treatment for rosacea, a common skin condition that causes acne-like bumps and redness on the face, met the main goals of two late-stage clinical trials. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Hims Launches Hers, A Direct-To-Consumer Site Selling Birth Control And Other Drugs
Men ’s wellness brand Hims is launching a sister brand, Hers, selling acne creams, vitamins and one medication that’s faced a fair share of controversy. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 1, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Michela Tindera, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

Health Tip: FDA Discusses Possible Risks of Bodybuilding Products
-- Bodybuilding drugs may contain steroids or similar substances that could pose significant risks to users, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warns. Steroids and similar drugs have been associated with severe acne, hair loss, altered mood,... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 1, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

ASK THE GP: I lost three stone without trying - is it just part of getting older?
The Daily Mail's resident doctor answers your personal concerns in his weekly Good Health column. Today, he details the warning signs of dramatic weight loss and top tips for acne control. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Clearing Things Up: When to Consider ‘Accutane’ for Serious Acne
Jie Chen, RPA-C with Advanced Dermatology PC, Shares Tips on Isotretinoin Treatment.(PRWeb October 25, 2018)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/clearing_things_up_when_to_consider_accutane_for_serious_acne/prweb15864093.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - October 25, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Newborn whose skin erupted in ACNE now has a clear complexion thanks to a £7.99 coconut oil
Henry Holdsworth was just three weeks old when his stay-at-home mother Alex, 31, from Kettering, Northamptonshire, noticed red blemishes springing up on his cheeks. These then spread all over his body. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Growing Number Of Adults Suffering From Acne
BOSTON (CBS) – Pimples aren’t just for teens anymore. A growing number of adults also have acne. A 2018 review of studies in the journal Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology reported a significant increase in adult acne, mostly in women with breakouts on the lower third of their faces. One dermatologist told the New York Times that nearly all of her adult female patients are getting pimples. And some experts are calling it an epidemic. It’s not clear why. They say environmental factors like stress and diet may play a role. Hormones are another factor. And the vast number of facial products t...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated Local Watch Listen dermatologist Dr. Mallika Marshall Source Type: news

Clinical Trials Support Efficacy of Tretinoin Lotion for Tx of Acne
TUESDAY, Oct. 15, 2018 -- Tretinoin 0.05 percent lotion (ALTRENO Lotion) provides statistically significant improvement in patients with moderate-to-severe acne, compared to placebo, according to two phase 3 studies published in the October issue of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 16, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Health Tip: Why You May Have Adult Acne
-- Acne is often thought of as a younger person's condition -- a symptom of the transition from childhood to young adulthood. But some people in their 30s, 40s and 50s still have acne, the American Academy of Dermatology says. Here's the group's... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 16, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: Why You May Have Adult Acne
Title: Health Tip: Why You May Have Adult AcneCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/16/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/16/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 16, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Cannabis health products are everywhere – but do they live up to the hype?
Cannabidiol, or CBD, is now available in the UK in everything from skin creams to beers. But don ’t set your hopes too highThis has been the year medical cannabis hit the mainstream. The government hasannounced that it is relaxing laws on when cannabis medicines can be prescribed by doctors, following high-profile cases such as that ofBilly Caldwell, the 13-year-old boy hospitalised by his epileptic seizures after he was denied legal access to the cannabis oil that helps control them. Meanwhile a new generation of cannabis medicines has shown great promise (both anecdotally and in early clinical trials) in treating a...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 15, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Amy Fleming Tags: Health & wellbeing Alternative medicine Medical research Science Cannabis Source Type: news

Woman has been left with a scarred face after refusing to treat the acne she developed in her 20s
Emilie Love, now 28, from Hampshire, first suffered minor break outs at 16, however, it was not until her early 20s that her blemishes turned into cystic acne - painful nodules deep in the skin. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

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From the desk of Virginia Kash, MD             ACNE 101 FOR PARENTS Having just come off the busy summer checkup season, after seeing scores of teens for their school and sports physicals, I have observed that there is one question that most teens have on their mind: “How do I get rid of my acne?” And having 3 teenagers at home, I know first hand how acne can affect self-esteem during the teen years. Studies show that patients with acne report higher levels of anxiety, depression, frustration, anger, and impairment in self-image.&nb...
Source: Pediatric Health Associates - October 5, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Acne's Stigma Can Take a Big Mental Toll
Title: Acne's Stigma Can Take a Big Mental TollCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/3/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/4/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 4, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Acne ’ s Stigma Can Take a Big Mental Toll
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 3, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Dermatology, Psychiatry, News, Source Type: news

More than 500 lawsuits against acne drug maker are dismissed
New Jersey's Supreme Court has dismissed more than 500 lawsuits against the maker of an acne drug that caused some patients to develop a gastrointestinal disease (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Acne's Stigma Can Take a Big Mental Toll
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 3, 2018 -- The impact of acne is more than skin-deep, and often disrupts sleep and well-being, scientists have found. Researchers in Ireland report that perceived social stigma diminishes quality of life for many who have acne --... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 3, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

FDA Approves Seysara (sarecycline) for the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Acne
Barcelona - 2nd October 2018 -- Almirall, S.A. announced today that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Seysara (sarecycline), a new, innovative first in class tetracycline-derived oral antibiotic for the treatment of inflammatory... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - October 2, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

FDA Approves Sarecycline for Moderate to Severe Acne FDA Approves Sarecycline for Moderate to Severe Acne
The FDA has approved sarecycline (Seysara, Almirall) for patients aged 9 years and older with inflammatory lesions associated with non-nodular moderate to severe acne vulgaris.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Alert Source Type: news

The 'miracle' $16.95 product that banishes stretch marks, cellulite and even acne for good
There is a product that has proven to help banish cellulite, stretch marks eczema and acne. Better yet, the Australian product only costs customers $16.95. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about Accutane and Crohn's
Some cases studies have identified a possible link between Accutane, an acne medication, and the development of Crohn ’s disease. Does this medication increase a person’s risk? We look at the research. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Crohn's / IBD Source Type: news

Acne sufferer, 25, says CANNABIS oil finally banished her spots after 8 years of problem skin
Emily McClarron, a stock controller from Rayleigh in Essex, spent years trying out medicines and home remedies to treat acne so severe people called her 'pizza face', until she found CBD oil capsules. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can cause a rash on the face in a baby?
Babies commonly develop rashes on their faces. Most are nothing to worry about, and many clear up on their own. Possible causes include eczema, acne, milia, and slapped cheek syndrome. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics / Children's Health Source Type: news

Topical Trifarotene: A New Retinoid Topical Trifarotene: A New Retinoid
Trifarotene, a novel fourth-generation topical retinoid, shows favorable preliminary efficacy for acne, and may offer better tolerability than currently available drugs in this class.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Why an Exton pharma firm will benefit from Almirral's $550M deal with Allergan
Almirall SA has finalized its $550 million acquisition of four approved products and one new drug candidate from Allergan's medical dermatology unit in  the United States. The acquisition bolsters the presence of Almirall, which is based in Barcelona, Spain, in the U.S. dermatology market through its Exton-based subsidiary Aqua Pharmaceuticals. Almirall acquired Aqua in 2013 in a deal valued at up to $400 million. Aqua makes and markets a variet y of product for skin disorders including acne, eczema,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Almirall acquires Allergan U.S. medical dermatology portfolio*
Portfolio includes four available therapies for acne and dermatoses and an investigational compound currently under FDA review Agreement enhances Almirall's portfolio in the U.S. and emphasizes long-term commitment to the dermatology community EXTON,... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology, Acquisitions Almirall, Allergan, Aczone, Tazorac, Azelex, Cordran (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - September 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

In zebrafish, a way to find new cancer therapies, targeting tumor modulators
This study tested>3,800 drugs in high-throughput fashion and found that retinoic acid, best known as an acne treatment, may be effective for adenoid cystic carcinoma. A clinical trial is now being planned at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - September 21, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Korea ’ s Hironic wins FDA nod for AFit laser acne device
Korean skin care device developer Hironic has won FDA approval for its AFit laser device intended to treat acne. The AFit device features a 1450 nm diode laser designed to penetrated into the dermal and subcutaneous layers. The system also features a bipolar radiofrequency and Cryogen cooling device, the company said. “AFit’s FDA approval has a great significance in that it has established a bridge for entry into the United States, which is the largest market in the global cosmetic medical device, with a share of nearly 50%. Other equipments that are under FDA approval will also be affected,” CEO Jinwoo L...
Source: Mass Device - September 19, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Cosmetic/Aesthetic Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Regulatory/Compliance hironic Source Type: news

U.S. FDA Clears Sebacia Microparticles for the Treatment of Mild to Moderate Inflammatory Acne
U.S. Commercial Launch of Cash-Pay Product Anticipated in Mid-2019 DULUTH, Ga., Sept. 17, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Sebacia, Inc., a privately held, commercial stage dermatology and aesthetics company, today announced that the U... Devices, Dermatology, FDA Sebacia, Sebacia Microparticles, acne (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - September 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Acne: How to treat adult acne and ensure a clear complexion
ACNE can cause a lot of distress in people who have severe cases of it. While the skin condition is most common in teenagers, it can also affect adults. Here ’s what you can do to treat adult acne and ensure a clear complexion. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Acne Advice for Returning Students
Title: Acne Advice for Returning StudentsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/11/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/12/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 12, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Foamix acne drug meets main goals in late-stage trial, shares surge
Foamix Pharmaceuticals Ltd said on Tuesday that its lead drug treating moderate-to-severe acne met the main goals of its third late-stage study, sending its shares up 57 percent in extended trading. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Acne Advice for Returning Students
TUESDAY, Sept. 11, 2018 -- As if the start of a new school year isn't stressful enough, many teens may find their acne worsens when classes start, a skin doctor says. During summer vacation, teens'acne often eases because they have less stress and... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 11, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

The people who drink their URINE to lose weight and cure acne
Christo Dabraccio, from Idaho, and Julia Sillaman, from Maryland, claim 'urine therapy' has helped them lose weight and leaves them feeling energised and more connected to nature. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Experimental Vaccine Could Help Prevent Acne
BOSTON (CBS) — Eighty-five percent of American teens are plagued by acne but researchers believe that one a day a vaccine could spare millions of people from pimples. For many acne is just an occasional nuisance but for others, it can lead to scars, both physical and emotional. It’s not ready for prime time yet, but scientists at UC San Diego have created a vaccine that uses antibodies to target a toxin produced by the bacteria on the skin that leads to acne. The vaccine has been shown to reduce bacterial counts and inflammation in mice and human skin samples. Current acne treatments can cause unwanted side eff...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - September 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Healthwatch Seen On WBZ-TV Syndicated Local Dr. Mallika Marshall Local TV Source Type: news

A Vaccine to Prevent Acne? It May Be Possible One Day
Title: A Vaccine to Prevent Acne? It May Be Possible One DayCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/4/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/5/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 5, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

A Vaccine to Prevent Acne May Be Possible One Day
For many skin-pocked teenagers and adults, the frustration and shame of uncontrolled acne has been linked to a higher risk for clinical depression and suicide or suicidal thoughts. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Vaccine to Prevent Acne? It May Be Possible One Day
TUESDAY, Sept. 4, 2018 -- Acne and adolescence go hand in hand. But researchers say the skin lesions might become a torment of the past if preliminary tests of an experimental vaccine pan out. So far, the vaccine has only been tried on animals and... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 4, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: A new vaccine could wipe out acne
Acne can cause severe discomfort and affect one's quality of life, but existing treatments fall short of expectations. Can a new vaccine outmatch them? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Vaccine against ACNE is a step closer after scientists block bacteria which cause swelling
Researchers at the University of California in San Diego say targeting the P. acnes bacteria, which live harmlessly in most people's skin, could provide a way to treat acne without side effects. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Morning Break: Acne Vax; Jivi OK'd for Hemophilia; Gottlieb, Coffee, and Cancer
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today OB/GYN)
Source: MedPage Today OB/GYN - August 30, 2018 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

On the horizon: An acne vaccine
(Elsevier) A new study published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology reports important steps that have been taken towards the development of an acne vaccine. The investigators demonstrated for the first time that antibodies to a toxin secreted from bacteria in acne vulgaris can reduce inflammation in human acne lesions. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - August 29, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

FDA Clears First Tretinoin Lotion for Acne (Altreno) FDA Clears First Tretinoin Lotion for Acne (Altreno)
Tretinoin 0.05% lotion provided the proven efficacy of tretinoin in a generally well-tolerated formulation; skin dryness, pain, swelling, irritation, and peeling were reported in 4% of patients or less in clinical trials.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Alert Source Type: news

Ortho Dermatologics Receives FDA Approval for Altreno (tretinoin 0.05%) Lotion For Acne
LAVAL, Quebec, Aug. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Ortho Dermatologics, one of the largest prescription dermatology health care businesses in the world and a division of Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TSX: BHC), today announced that the U.S. Food and... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - August 24, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Home remedies for pimples on the buttocks
When people refer to butt acne, they are typically referring to a condition called folliculitis. Although folliculitis on the buttocks can be uncomfortable, some home remedies, including regular washing, moisturizing, and saltwater sitz baths, may help. We look at seven home and natural remedies to relieve discomfort. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes rosy cheeks?
Rosy cheeks can be the result of many benign causes, such as being hot. However, there are several causes that may require medical attention, including acne, rosacea, and lupus. We look at some of the causes of facial flushing and explain the steps that people can take to treat, manage, and prevent them. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news