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Can hormonal changes affect acne?

Hormonal changes can play a significant role in the development of acne. Fluctuations in hormone levels, particularly during puberty, menstruation, pregnancy, and menopause can increase oil production in the skin and lead to acne breakouts.

Hormonal acne is often characterised by deep, cystic lesions along the jawline, chin, and cheeks.

Updated on: 23/05/2024

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