Acne and Rosacea

About Acne

Acne is a common skin condition involving the oil-producing glands in the skin. Acne can include blackheads, whiteheads, pimples, and large, red, painful bumps and cysts. Almost all acne sufferers (99%) have spots on the face. Acne can also affect the neck, back, chest and shoulders.

CMAJ Publication
Management of acne: Canadian clinical practice guideline

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About Rosacea

Rosacea (row-zay-sha) is a common, chronic, inflammatory skin condition causing redness on the face.

SAGE Journals
Canadian Clinical Practice Guidelines for Rosacea

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