The problem of excessive use of antibiotics became common after ineffectiveness of treatment of many diseases. Superinfection is resistant to many of the newest antibacterial drugs. Super acne is no exception.The disease brings not only physical suffering, but also psychological trauma. What is super acne and why does it occur?
Antibiotics are present in our life not only as medicines. They enter the body through meat products, fish, eggs, milk, farm foods due to uncontrolled use of it in agricultural production and livestock.Excessive amounts of antibiotics cause the resistance of bacteria to antibacterial drugs. It leads to dysbiosis, as well as to other somatic diseases.
A super acne is a severe form of acne, which develops due to overdosing of antibiotics. The inflammatory process starts from the violation of the pilasebate structure, which consists of the sebaceous glands and the hair follicle.
Reproduction of bacteria P.acnes, Staphylococcus epidermidis and other cocci occurs due to clogging of pores. The release of excessive amounts of sebum develops along with resistance to antibacterial agents. The process is accompanied by the reduced immunity. As a result, a patient may get acne, painful nodules, seborrhea, etc. which are formed on the skin surface. These symptoms develop in both men and women.
The bacterium itself is conditionally pathogenic and can perfectly exist on the skin, without causing negative effects. Under the influence of antibiotics, it begins to parasitize becoming the skin enemy, changing the strain and susceptibility to antibacterial drugs.
Superinfection is dangerous because of the risk of sepsis, bacterial shock, and even death.
The main causes of super acne are:
Super acne can be caused by multiple conditions, in addition to resistance to antibiotics:
Super acne is not just a physical suffering. Patients often experience depression, psychological complexes, which significantly worsen the quality of life.
Quite often acne patients can’t even imagine that all their problems are caused by psycho-emotional experiences. As a result, they develop dysmorphomania, which is a conviction in personal physical ugliness. In those cases, the help of a psychologist is needed. Only a professional can convince the patient in the opposite, promoting a quick and persistent cure.
Often, super acne goes away by itself. However, in most cases, the result does not satisfy patients. Sometimes the condition requires an urgent help of the specialist.
It is necessary to consult a dermatologist who can choose an effective therapy before starting treatment.
According to the causes, the treatment may include: