When summer comes around, it is time to pull out those bathing suits and open back shirts. For some, embarrassing body acne can appear on the back, chest, and upper shoulders ruining the chance to show off that new bathing suit.
Acne can develop practically anywhere on the body, with the exception of the palms of the hands and soles of the feet. This is due to the lack of sebaceous follicles, which contains skin pores. Acne is caused by skin oil build up inside the skin pore. The follicles overproduce cells and eventually become blocked. This allows bacteria to feed on the oil and multiply.
Body acne can form in very similar ways to facial acne. However, the skin on the body contains larger pores which can be harder to get rid of than facial acne.
There are a lot of great beauty products to treat body acne that…
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