Acne can be caused by so many different things such as hormonal imbalance, usage of wrong products, an imbalance in the skin etc. When stressed cortisol sends the wrong message to the sebaceous glands telling them to secrete more oil, which could lead in certain cases to acne. To be honest it is unclear if stress by itself can trigger acne, what we know for sure is that breakouts come from a complex cycle of essentially independent factors that then impact one another. Therefore in can enhance certain acne condition. For example, It has been found that acne was exacerbating acne in adults during examination periods.
“Did you know that 44% of patients with acne were found to suffer from at least one mental health condition, compared to 20% of those without acne.”
It is such an unfair condition as feeling anxious about it or depressed can enhance further the inflammatory response. Therefore, it is essential to seek help if you feel that this condition is affecting you deeply go seek help at a dermatologist or psychodermatologist.
Maintain Don’t forget that using too many products and over-stripping will just make this condition worse as you are constantly throwing your skin off balance.
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