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Acne and Sebaceous Hyperplasia

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20.6% of the posts that mention Sebaceous Hyperplasia also mention Acne (119 posts)
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Treatments such as Accutane, Levulan and Isotretinoin are used both for Acne and Sebaceous Hyperplasia.
Acne vulgaris (or cystic acne) is a common human skin disease, characterized by areas of skin with seborrhea (scaly red skin), comedones (blackheads and whiteheads), papules (pinheads), pustules (pimples), Nodule (dermatology) (large papules) and possibly scarring. Acne affects mostly sk... Read more on Wikipedia

Top Treating Medications

Accutane
Benzoyl Peroxide
Retin A
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Sebaceous Hyperplasia

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Sebaceous hyperplasia is a disorder of the sebaceous glands in which they become enlarged.producing yellow, shiny bumps on the face. These bumps are a natural response to the maternal hormones of pregnancy and usually resolve on their own within a few weeks after delivery.Sebaceous glands are ... Read more on Wikipedia

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Accutane
Levulan
Isotretinoin
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What patients are saying about Acne and Sebaceous Hyperplasia

119 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
I could control the oil I can control this condition. Accut...
...I have sebaceous hyperplasia. This is permanent and does not respond to treatment. It basically is oil glands that explode. If I could control the oil I can control this condition....
I will break out on Obagi since I already have mild acne...
...post on the Obagi board so I am trying again. I am 42 with mild acne, overactive oil glands, sebaceous hyperplasia and fair skin (but not red-head-freckles fair skin;) I will using Obagi...
His results were remarkable. Nearly all of his acne...
...long ago with the Levulan. His results were remarkable. Nearly all of his acne went away. I believe that it ...to try it for...
do to help this condition? I don't want to go on Accutane...
...I also have Sebaceous Hyperplasia. FML Anyone else with this issue? If so what do you do to help this condition? I don't want to go on Accutane. At this ...get the acne under c...
got rid of the broken capillaries and sebaceous hyperplasia...
...and sulfur based acne medicines did weather ...skin a bit. So then I did Cooltouch, which was a waste, some V-beam which got rid of the broken capillaries and sebaceous hyperplasia, three roun...
I got accutane for this and my acne. it seems to...
...production. if they get really big and clogged it can be diagnosed as sebaceous hyperplasia. I got accutane for this and my acne. it seems to have cleared them up somewhat but the pores are still...
pores look slightly reduced. More importantly my acne...
...or squeezing only removes the top half. Since I had oily skin they came back in a week anyway. So I am on accutane. This is stopping the oil from the inside (instead of removing it from the...
but do have oily skin. My derm prescribed me Differin cream...
...I have been diagnosed with sebaceous hyperplasia. I have a few established papules on my forehead. I am 39 and never had acne but do have oily skin. My derm prescribed me Differin cream and I...
I thought I was home free from acne after Accutane in...
...Texture, Levulan I thought I was home free from acne after Accutane in ...scarring, and diffuse sebaceous hyperplasia. The minor scarring was actually diffuse sebaceous hyperplasia (SH) that ga...
home and use Tazorac for acne/wrinkles. I am hoping after...
sebaceous hyperplasia I was told 2 years ...feared may be cancer was sebaceous hyperplasia, my derm recommended fotofacials but ...peels at home and use Tazorac for acne/wrinkles. I am hoping af...
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