Ethnic skin and acne

Differences in acne and its treatment around the world

Treating acne in Asian skin

High rate of acne with a tendency for hyperpigmentation.


Treating acne in Black skin

High rate of acne with a tendency for hyperpigmentation and keloid scarring.


Treating acne in Latino skin

High rate of acne with a tendency for hyperpigmentation.


Treating acne in White skin

High rate of acne with more incidence of nodules and cysts.


Hyperpigmentation

Dark/Red spots left behind from acne (post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation).