There are 4 main factors which affect the severity of acne prone skin:
- Increased sebum production
- Increased epithelial production
- Presence of P. Acnes bacteria which leads to inflammation.
Exfoliating your skin is the single most important criteria in your skin care routine. When done regularly with the appropriate combination of products, both increased epithelial production and increased sebum are controlled which in turn results in an environment not friendly to the P.Acnes bacteria and therefore inflammation is decreased and you get a handle on 3 of the factors which create problematic skin. Click here to read more.