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Bioderma for Acne

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Ireland Wolfe has been writing professionally since 2009, contributing to Toonari Post, Africana Online and Winzer Insurance. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts in psychology and Master of Arts in mental health counseling. She is also a licensed mental health counselor, registered nutritionist and yoga teacher.
Bioderma for Acne
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Bioderma is the name of a skin-care product. Based in France, Bioderma offers a variety of skin-care treatments for many skin types, including oily or combination skin. Oily skin can cause skin blemishes and acne by blocking the pores. Bioderma offers products designed to help control and prevent acne.

Identification

Pores and follicles overproduce cells for reasons that are not clear to researchers. When this happens, excess oil is unable to drain correctly from the pores. Bacteria will then begin to grow, forming pimples on your skin. Before the skin irritation becomes inflamed, it is called a microcomedone. Microcomedone are commonly known as whiteheads or blackheads, depending on whether the pore opens on the surface causing a dark discoloration. If the follicle ruptures, the pimple will become inflamed and can fill with pus.

Bioderma Hygiene Products

Bioderma recommends washing your face daily to help clear away excess oil and prevent acne from forming. Bioderma offers a daily cleanser, foaming gel and exfoliating gel to regulate sebum quality. Sebium H20 is a daily face wash that cleanses the outer layer of your skin. It helps to remove makeup and excess dirt. Sebium foaming gel is an all-over cleanser. The exfoliating gel also helps to remove blackheads and other blemishes by cleaning your pores.

Bioderma Specific Products

Bioderma offers products to eliminate or reduce the appearance of acne, blemishes and discoloration. You might only need some of these products to treat your acne. Sebium AI is a acne spot remover. According to Bioderma’s website, Sebrium AI quickly removes spots and blackheads and prevents them from reappearing. The product also reduces the risk of scarring. Other products include the pore refiner, which minimizes pores, and Sebrium AKN, which cleanses the pores and smoothes the surface of your skin.

Recommendations

Although Bioderma offers several products to treat acne, you only need a few to keep your skin clear. A gentle facial cleanser can help remove makeup and dirt. Exfoliating also helps to remove dead skin and keep your skin looking healthy. Exfoliate using Bioderma’s exfoliating gel one to two times per week. The Bioderma spot remover is useful in treating any acne or pimples that you notice. For moderate to severe acne, visit a dermatologist for prescription treatment.

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