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It happens in association with increased sebum flow and hyperkeratinization (in which dead follicular cells don't slough off like normal). It is followed by the formation of bumps and increasing bacteria. Microcomedone is essentially the precursor to acne.
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Preventing hyperkeratinization of hair follicles (the little red bumps often seen on upper arms). Preventing premature ageing of the skin. Preventing acne.
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"Acne develops when the pores in the skin (sebaceous follicles) become blocked with dead skin (hyperkeratinization); then fatty materials (sebum) accumulate within the blocked pore. This overstuffed pore then becomes infected by bacteria, resulting in ...
Growing Evidence that Insulin Plays a Role in Etiology and Severity of Acne

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