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Condition Spotlight


Causes and Treatments

Acne is a skin condition that is caused when hair follicles become plugged with oil and dead skin cells. It usually appears on the face, forehead, upper back, chest and shoulders and causes whiteheads, blackheads or pimples. Acne can affect people of all ages but is most common among teenagers.

Alaska Family Dermatology can work with you to immediately start treating an acne breakout or chronic acne. Make an Appointment Now!