Cystic Acne is the most visible of all the acne types and is also the type of acne that leaves permanent pitted scarring. Cystic Acne is seen most in adolescent boys, it is characterized by large red pustules and cysts, it is also very painful for the sufferer.
The good news is that this can be the easiest acne to get under control. Because it is on the surface of the skin, it usually responds very quickly to the right anti-inflammatory products. These products must be used in the correct way, however, in order for the regimen to be effective.
The best ingredients to use for cystic pimples is mandelic acid, salicylic acid and benzoyl peroxide (sometimes mixed with sulfur) used correctly.
We at Skintherapy Acne clinic know how to test your skin to make sure you are getting the correct strength of products. We can coach you through the process of getting rid of your cystic acne in the quickest time possible. For information on treating cystic acne in Salt Lake City click here.