Patient’s present with a variety of different lesions. Most patients have open and closed comedones (black heads and whiteheads).
Papules, pustules and cysts are the inflammatory lesions of acne. These inflammatory lesions may form scars in predisposed individuals.
Lesions may occur on the face, chest, back and upper arms. Lesions may be few or numerous. Deep cysts can be painful and disfiguring.