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Cystic Acne

What is Cystic Acne?

Cystic acne is the most serious of acne conditions as it can easily lead to scarring. Large, red, inflammed, and painful nodules form deep in the skin where the inflammatory response is so great that it breaks the wall of the pore and a membrane forms around it leading to a cyst.

Treatments

Twice-daily cleansing with an oil-free cleanser helps to remove excess oil and bacteria. Helpful ingredients include salicylic acid, benzoyl peroxide, and antibiotics. In extreme cases physicians may prescribe an oral form of retinoid. Always check with your dermatologist.

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All about Cystic Acne

Acne is a common skin problem and one that can be disfiguring. It’s most common in adolescents and teens, but adults can get it too. In some cases, the bumps and papules that are so common with this skin problem become inflamed, leading to a diagnosis of cystic acne, the most serious form of the disease and the one that’s most likely to lead to scarring.

What Causes It?

As the name implies, people with cystic acne don’t just have blackheads and red bumps. They also develop cysts that can become quite large and painful and be felt as tender, swollen nodules on the surface of the skin. Needless to say, these tender inflamed nodules that fill with puss are uncomfortable and embarrassing from a cosmetic standpoint.

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A fast-acting, on-the-spot treatment that helps to clear up pimples and significantly reduce redness.
$24.00
1 oz | KS018
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A replacement brush head duo for acne-prone skin.
$44.00 $54.00 value
2 ct | CS072
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An oil-free serum so potent it goes beyond acne to fight aging.
$90.00
1 oz | SK076
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Equipped with both red and blue LED lights, this two-sided device clears up acne and prevents future outbreaks.
$249.00
1 ct | QL008
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Helps to improve the appearance of problem skin.
$95.00
30 ct | NV158
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Calms irritated and stressed skin and reduces blemishes with blue LED.
$399.00
1 ct | QL002
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This product provides a dramatic improvement in the skin's appearance, feel, and function.
$28.00
4 oz | PN003
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Complete acne treatment specifically formulated for normal to oily skin to help treat acne where it starts.
$124.95 $159.00 value
OB101
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Removes dirt, debris, makeup and excess oil with 2% Salicylic Acid.
$33.15
4 oz | OB055
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A decongesting cleansing gel recommended for oily or problematic skin.
$40.00
8 oz | SK070
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Unclogs pores, promotes exfoliation and prepares the skin for further acne treatments.
$33.15
5 oz | OB054
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Quickly and efficiently clear acne blemishes while preventing future breakouts.
$68.85
1.6 oz | OB047
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A pure facial wash that leaves skin clear and refined, without over-drying.
$22.00
6.5oz | BC021
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A lightweight moisturizer that is perfect for combination, oily or acne prone skin.
$55.10
2 oz | SM088
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Reduce breakouts from the inside by 55% in six weeks with this scientifically proven complex.
$43.00
120 ct | MR014
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This exfoliating toner removes excess residue and dead skin cells, leaving your skin with a beautiful glow.
$40.00
8 oz | SK073
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An acne treatment that helps to reduce blemishes and inflammation.
$36.95
1.35 oz | LP083
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Adult Anti-Acne System is a clinically proven three-step regimen to reduce sebum and improve fine lines.
$130.00 $164.00 value
SK103
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A spot treatment that rids of blemishes and ingrown hairs.
$28.00
1.18 oz | RC052
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Specifically formulated for acne-prone skin.
$34.00
5oz | SK043
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A brush head for acne-prone skin to be used with any Clarisonic device.
$27.00
1 ct | CS071
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Four replacement brush heads for acne-prone skin.
$88.00 $108.00 value
4 ct | CSPK70
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Clears pores and diminishes imperfections associated with acne and more oily skin types.
$56.00
1.7oz | ED009
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An exfoliating gel that helps to combat stubborn blemishes.
$28.00
3.3 oz | PN007
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Get ready to take your first step toward clear skin!
$12.00
6 oz | PN009
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A spot treatment pad that addresses acne and soothes ingrown hairs and razor burn.
$30.00
45 ct | RC077
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This serum effectively tightens pores and boosts skin renewal, evening texture and tone.
$45.00
1 oz | LP087
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A Clarisonic refill cleanser and brush head for acne-prone skin.
$47.00
1 ct | CS070
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This light, hydrating formulation contains antioxidants and provides exceptional calming benefits to oily and breakout-prone skin.
$39.00
1.7 oz | PH010
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Manage breakouts and put your best face forward.
$29.50 $39.00 value
BC052
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An exfoliating solution that helps to reduce redness, blackheads and white bumps.
$26.00
4 oz | PN010
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An anti-bacterial mask that fights off blemishes with Ginger and Shiso.
$28.00
4 ct | KA004
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Apotent, non-irritating blemish fighter that rapidly clears breakouts on the spot.
$20.00
0.34 oz | OL098
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Delivers skin toning and astringent benefits.
$21.90
60 ct | TP034
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This moisturizer keeps oil production in check while providing anti-aging benefits.
$65.00
1.7 oz | KS019
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Treats acne while delivering anti-aging results.
$60.00
60 ct | GH002
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Get smoother, clearer skin in only a few minutes a day with this blue LED device.
$595.00
1 ct | QL012
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This acne spot treatment reduces the severity of acne blemishes and may be used during pregnancy.
$17.00
0.5oz | BC046
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This cleanser helps to clear and prevent acne blemishes.
$27.00
6 oz | CS073
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Deeply extracts and purifies pores while nourishing and strengthening skin.
$42.00
2 oz | AS011
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Banish body breakouts with this powerful, patented body wash.
$40.00
8.5 oz | MR010
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Fights acne and reduces fine lines.
$32.00
6.75 oz | MR161
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Skin Accumax® is a scientifically advanced nutritional supplement.
$115.00
120 ct | JI582
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An acne treatment that helps to reduce blemishes and inflammation.
$70.00 $73.90 value
2.7 oz | LPPK07
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Specially formulated for oily and acne-prone skin.
$19.00
60 ct | TP033
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This gentle and effective spot treatment clears existing acne while reducing oil production.
$44.00
1 oz | PH048
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A calming yet purifying sheet mask to help clear blemished skin.
$60.00 $72.00 value
6 ct | WE033
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Convenient cotton pads with a blemish-reducing solution.
$36.00
45 ct | RC055
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