Acne

Patient’s present with a variety of different lesions. Most patients have open and closed comedones (black heads and whiteheads).

 

Acne white heads (Also known as closed comedones)

Acne white heads (Also known as closed comedones)

 

Black heads (Also known as open comendones)


Papules, pustules and cysts are the inflammatory lesions of acne. These inflammatory lesions may form scars in predisposed individuals.

Acne

Acne

Cystic acne (moderate to severe)

Lesions may occur on the face, chest, back and upper arms. Lesions may be few or numerous. Deep cysts can be painful and disfiguring.

 

Cystic acne on the back

Cystic acne on the back

 

Cystic acne on the chest with scaring

Cystic acne on the chest with scaring