#Acne, known by #dermatologists as an inflammatory condition of the #skin, and the single most common skin disorder they treat, can manifest in several ways. Acne is linked to changes in the circulation of #hormones and increased oil production. Andrew Alexis, MD, MPH, Chairman of the Department of Dermatology at Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West, Associate Professor of Dermatology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Director of The Skin of Color Center at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai West discusses the various treatments used to care for acne in his newest New York Daily News piece: http://mshs.co/mwVp307YYbD #ForYouForLife

What you need to know about acne and its treatments

Many think of acne as the scourge of our teenage years, but there are several types of acne that affect people throughout their lives.

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