AAD Study: Skin Sensitivity

Negative And Mistaken Beliefs About People With Acne Abound, Study Finds.

HealthDay (3/4, Preidt) reported, “There are still plenty of negative and mistaken beliefs about people with acne,” research suggests. Healio (3/4, Thiel) reported, “Images of acne were upsetting to healthy people, with” 62.5% of 56 study participants “believing that acne was caused by poor hygiene, and half believing it was contagious,” the study presented at the American Academy of Dermatology’s annual meeting reveals.