Emotional Effects of acne

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Research shows acne can result in significant emotional distress ranging from bad moods and embarrassment to anxiety and even depression. Here’s why…


Types: Acne can result in various forms of emotional distress, some of which may seriously affect lives. Acne is associated with:

What can be done? Check out 5 Steps to help with acne and feel better too!

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