Acne has long been perceived as an infectious disease, but data from Das, Reynolds 2014 and other researchers have revealed that it is an inflammatory process in which the bacteria Propionibacterium acnes and innate immunity play a crucial role in the spread of pathological hyperkeratinization and inflammation. Changes in the composition of sebum and increased sensitivity to androgens also play a role in the inflammatory process.
The level of sebum excretion is often used as an indicative marker in studies.
Fat excretion is controlled by hormones. In 2015, Bissonnette and colleagues conducted a study of free Continue reading