Adult Acne Treatment Fairbanks AK

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Kathie Lorraine Stirling, MD
(907) 456-3545
515 7th Ave Ste 130
Fairbanks, AK
Specialties
Dermatology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: Fairbanks Mem Hosp/Denali Ctr, Fairbanks, Ak

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Kathie Stirling, MD
(907) 456-3545
515 7th Ave Ste 130
Fairbanks, AK
Education
Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350Moffitt Hosp Univ Of Ca, Dermatology; Loma Linda Univ Med Ctr, Internal Medicine

Roger Thurmond, MD
(907) 456-8899
PO Box 71720
Fairbanks, AK
Education
Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190Univ Ok Hlth Sci Ctr, Dermatology; Univ Ok Hlth Sci Ctr, Flexible Or Transitional Year

Dr.Michael Cusack
(907) 562-2275
110 West 38th Avenue
Anchorage, AK
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1965
Speciality
Dermatologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
2.4, out of 5 based on 8, reviews.

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Weiss, Jeffrey M DO - Valley Dermatology Center Incorporated
(907) 357-2800
851 E Westpoint Dr, #B10
Wasilla, AK
 
Roger Dean Thurmond, MD
(907) 456-8899
PO Box 71720
Fairbanks, AK
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1982

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Kathie L. Stirling MD
(907) 456-3545
515 7th Avenue, Suite 130
Fairbanks, AK
 
Thurmond, Roger
(907) 456-8896
4001 GEIST RD STE 8
Fairbanks, AK
 
Jayne Fortson
(907) 563-3204
2401 E 42nd Ave
Anchorage, AK
Specialty
Dermatology

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Alaska Adult Adolescent Pediatric Dermatology
(907) 562-2275
110 W 38th Ave, Ste A2
Anchorage, AK
 
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Your Strategy Against Adult Acne

While most often acne has been found in adolescent skin, many individuals continue to have problems with acne on into their twenties, thirties, and beyond. Hormonal changes at various times of life can create acne conditions on the skin. It is important to consult a dermatologist for more severe cases of acne. But whether you see a doctor or simply need to take care of your acne yourself, follow some basic guidelines to reduce the severity and spread of acne.

Top 5 Acne Don’ts Don’t overcleanse. Most people strip their skin by overcleansing their acned areas. When this happens, the body works harder and produces more sebum (oil), clogging pores and causing more acne. Don’t touch your face. Touching your face, especially with dirty hands and fingers, could cause or further aggravate an acne problem. This also means don’t pick, squeeze, or rub acne. Doing so traumatizes the skin and slows the healing process, adding more breakouts. It could also lead to unwanted acne scars and blemishes. Don’t just be conscious of your hands. We’re on our phones all the time, and they can be dirty culprits against our skin. Be sure to clean your cell phone, work phones, and home phones often. Don’t consume too many sugary foods or drinks. Stay away from cakes, cookies, chocolates (I am not saying chocolate causes acne, consuming refined sugars are not good for any type of skin) , candies, sodas, and anything that has refined sugar as a main ingredient. Sugar clogs pores, dries out skin, and ages skin. Also food allergies can contribute to acne (E.g., dairy products may aggravate acne), as can certain medications, in particular, iodine-containing foods and steroid inhalers. Don’t use comedogenic products. Skin with acne is already battling an overproduction of oil (sebum), so don’t exacerbate the problem by using certain oil-based products. Watch out for typically oily products such as moisturizers, facial creams, and hair gels. Hair often gets in the face, and hair products definitely affect the skin on the face. However, skin with acne can be stripped leading to dry, oily skin especially in adults. If you have this problem, try to rebalance the epidermis with products like Talulah Oma Face Serum No.1 . It is an antiacne base of good oils like olive, grapeseed and rosehip, all which help to rebalance the skin’s oil production. Don’t dry out acne in the sun. Excessive sun exposure can aggravate acne. UV rays destroy cells and chronic exposure can cause your pores to enlarge because it causes the sebaceous glands, oil-producing glands in your skin, to increase in size. Acne Dos: Your Fighting Strategy Increase your intake of fruits and vegetables. Many natural foods are loaded with vitamins and minerals, some of the best acne fighters around. For example: green, leafy vegetables and orange or yellow-colored fruits are rich in vitamin A. Vitamin A prevents overproduction of sebum. Oranges, strawberri...

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