If you suffer from acne, you ought to practice good hygiene. Even before you start on any other medication, this does a lot to help so that the condition does not get worse. As a matter of fact, if you keep it up well enough, good hygiene can alone begin to heal you from the disease. Not always, but sometimes.
Antibiotics are about your best bet for acne treatment. However, you could also try benzoyl peroxide, or vitamin A derivatives. And if you are the type who prefers nature, you can opt for some of the herbal remedies out there as well.
Sulfur has been known to work for acne for ages. Back in ancient Egypt, it was the way the sons of the pharaohs were treated for the disease – by bathing them in sulfur laced hot water. Sincerely, sulfur is your simplest measure for treating the disease. At least start with sulfur, then you can graduate to other medications.
When you suffer a lot from acne, you might want to keep the makeup down to a minimum. You would only be adding to the complications if you line your face so hard with rogue so all the time. Watch that habit, will you.
Exercise is like a universal treatment for many ailments that are known to exist on this planet. Almost every disease I know of can be helped, if not directly treated by good exercise. Interestingly, it also helps with acne. You should step up your exercise just a bit and see how it will improve your condition.
When you are on any acne medication, see to it that you stay faithful to it. Use the medication only the way the doctor prescribes, and if you feel like changing that at any time, talk to your doctor first about it. That should be easy, no? In fact it is great for everything especially if you are dealing with thinning hair.
There are certain hormonal imbalances in your body that tend to precipitate acne. You might want to ask your doctor what you can do about them. That way, when treatments sometimes fail, you’ll learn to anticipate them.