Prevent Acne: Control your Sebaceous GlandsBy getridac On January 4, 2011 Under Acne Prevention | 6,440 views
Overactive Sebaceous Glands Causes Acne?
Overactive sebaceous glands are known to cause pimple or acne which is one of the most common skin problems among young adults and teenagers. This is usually caused by sebaceous glands over activity which leads to overproduction of oil. Find out how to manage sebaceous glands and control acne occurrence for a long run.
Pimples can be prominent and awful, and can significantly affect the self-esteem of the sufferer. Most people who have acne will surely wish to have blemish and acne free skin. To achieve this desire, one must find suitable way to prevent acne.
Acne can be painful and irritable especially when you are exposed to sun and dust. Therefore, you must avoid overexposure to the dust and sun. Keep away from places that have excessive air pollution and dust.
Sebaceous Glands Prevention
You should wash your face 2 times a day, in the morning and before bedtime. This will help your skin to freshen up after a long day of work. This will also clear up the oil and dirt in your skin pores. Try to look for cleanser suitable for your skin. You will be able to come up with the right one by trying one product at a time. Give it 2 weeks and if there is no improvement, shift to a new product. This way, you can assure that you will prevent your skin pores from getting blocked.
After washing and cleaning your face, make sure to apply moisturizer. This will prevent your skin from drying up and keep it well-hydrated. And since there is no dryness detected by the skin, there is no need to produce excess oil.
You must also take some supplements as well. Zinc is one of the most beneficial supplements as it helps speed up the healing of acne. This also reduces the occurrence of ugly acne scarring.
My conclusion is in order to control acne; you must know how to manage your overactive sebaceous glands.