Answered by: Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli
Lately have been experiencing surge acne popping all over. Suspect due to hot weather or the spicy food I like to eat quite often
Good afternoon, thank you for your inquiry.
Based on our opinion, facial acne breakouts are caused by blocked pores which can be blocked by oil, dead skin, or a bacterial infection. They can be driven by several factors which includes:
It is true that the hot weather you’re experiencing might be a factor of the sudden acne breakouts. Hot and damp weather may cause the skin to respond by secreting excessive oil and also favors the growth of skin bacteria. We suggest you to do the following:
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