How to treat adult acne, with Dr Ifeoma Ejikeme
On this episode of The Liz Earle Wellbeing Show, Liz is joined by skin expert, and founder and medical director of Adonia Medical Clinic, Dr Ifeoma Ejikeme, to discuss all things adult acne. No, it’s not just for teenagers.
Here, Ifeoma chats to Liz about the common causes of acne, why it can linger and even emerge in adult life, and how to treat both active acne and the scars it can leave behind.
Inside the episode
Popular aesthetic treatments (and what can often go wrong)
Common causes of adult acne
The skin microbiome and the skin-gut axis
When to seek help for acne
Basic skincare routine for acne-prone skin, including the benefits of salicylic acid
How to treat acne, scars and pigmentation
Benefits of light therapy on skin
How diet affects our skin
Links mentioned in the episode