- Q What causes acne?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineWhile people often like to think that things like chocolate are responsible for pimples, there's no proof that what pops up on your dessert plate influences what pops up on your nose the night before a big presentation. What we do know is that 80... Full Answer
- Q Why do some adults get acne?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineThere are a lot of things you’d probably like to relive from your teenage years, but acne (like math homework) probably is not one of them. Yet here you are in your 40s or 50s sneaking down the acne aisle at the drugstore. And you discover you are... Full Answer
- Q Can adults get acne?
Jeanette Jacknin, Alternative & Complementary MedicineYes, in fact, adult acne is very common in women in their 40's, especially around the chin and mouth. For some, an imbalance in both male and female hormones can cause breakouts, or they may be the result of an overproduction of male hormone.... Full Answer