A recent study has shown that P. acnes, a usually harmless bacterium that lives on our skin, can cause breakouts. When trapped in airless, oily areas like hair follicles, it triggers inflammation and acne. In those environments, the bacterium creates fatty acids, activating inflammation. Researchers are now developing new treatments to help balance the P.
After an injury or before a surgical procedure, many patients ask if they are going to form a scar. Scars can cause some people to feel self-conscious and hide their scar behind clothing. Thankfully, there are ways to help minimize the appearance of scars, leaving them almost undetectable. What is a Scar? Scars are formed