4 fundamentals for treating acne

Even mild forms of acne should be treated, says a leading dermatologist and researcher.

While the condition  may seem trivial, the psychosocial consequences can be profound, says Dr David Cook of Concord Hospital and Sydney University.

Patients are advised against squeezing lesions and are encouraged to use a low-irritant, pH-balanced, soap-free cleanser twice a day, eat a healthy diet (there is some suggestion that dairy products may worsen the