Saturday, September 28, 2013

What is Hormonal Acne? Pictures of Hormonal Acne

Have you been wondering if you suffer from hormonal acne?  Have you tried everything but nothing seems to work?  Well, hormonal imbalance could very well be the problem.  Hormonal acne is caused by a hormonal imbalance, which can stem from a variety of issues.  Teenagers going through puberty are highly prone to acne...why?  Well, during puberty a teens hormones are all over the place.  Unfortunately, some adults are just as prone to acne due to hormonal imbalances.  Hormonal acne can be linked to the following:

  • Birth control pills
  • Specific foods (dairy, gluten, etc., get checked for intolerances)
  • Stress levels
  • Certain medications (consult your doctor)
  • Environmental toxins
  • Eating disorders

To get checked for a hormonal imbalance, consult with your physician who can determine if you have a hormonal imbalance that could be causing hormonal acne.

Want to know what hormonal acne looks like?  Here are some helpful pictures that will also help you determine whether you may be suffering from hormonal acne...



 


              


**Always consult with a doctor when dealing with a medical condition, such as acne.  The information contained in this blog is not meant to treat, prevent, or cure any medical condition.  The tips provided are solely based on my own personal experiences suffering from acne and hormonal acne.