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Adult acne

Acne breakouts from hormonal changes or other factors

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Aspyxiated

Smokers have asphyxiated skin from lack of oxygen. Characterized by clogged pores and wrinkles. Dull and lifeless. Can be yellowish or gray

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Comedones

Open comedones are blackheads and clogged pores. Closed comedones are not open to the air

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Couperose skin; telangiectasia

Redness; distended capillaries from weakening of the capillary walls; internal or external causes

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Cysts

Fluid, infection or other matter under the skin

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Dehydration

Lack of water

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Enlarged pores

Larger pores due to excess oil or other debris

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Erythema

Redness caused by inflammation

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Hyper keratinization

Excessive build up of dean skin

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Hyperpigmentation

Brown or dark pigmentation

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Hypo pigmentation

Areas with no pigment

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Irritation

Usually redness or inflammation

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Keratosis

Buildup of cells. Rough texture

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Milia

Hardened, pearl like masses of oil and dead skin trapped beneath the surface of the skin. Have to be lanced open

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Papules

Blemishes. Raised lesions

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Poor elasticity

Sagging loose skin

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Pustules

Blemishes with puss

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Rosacea

Vascular disorder; chronic redness

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Sebaceous hyperplasia

Benign lesions seen in oiler areas of the face. Look like long doughnut holes

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Seborrhea

Oiliness of the skin

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Sensitivities

Reactions from internal or external causes

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Solar comedones

Large blackheads due to sun exposure. Usually around the eyes

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Sun damage

Uv damage

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Wrinkles/aging

Lines and damage from internal or external causes

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Actinic keratosis

A rough area from sun exposure, sometimes with layered scale or scab that sometimes falls off. Can be precancerous