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Acne versus Rosacea: Understanding both and identifying the differences

Acne and rosacea are well-known terms and both are disorders of epidermal appendages (skin-associated structures that serve a particular function) such as hair follicles, sebaceous glands and sweat glands.  Identifying acne Acne tends to appear over face, back, chest and shoulders.  Typical features of acne include papules, pustules, nodules, cysts and redness.  These can be common […]