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Got acne? There's an app for that!

If you suffer from acne - and have an iphone - you can download a nifty app that shows you which foods make acne worse, and which may improve the condition.

Acne drug users must avoid pregnancy

A study suggests that women using a popular acne drug that causes birth defects need better information about how to keep from getting pregnant.

Acne meds may cause pink eye

Teens who take the acne medication commonly known as Accutane (isotretinoin) appear to face twice the risk of eye infections, including conjunctivitis (pink eye) and styes, a new study says.

Acne linked to thoughts of suicide

Teenage girls with severe acne are twice as likely to think about committing suicide, and boys three times as likely, compared with counterparts with clear skin, a study said.

High GI diet and dairy linked to acne

A study has determined that there is increasing evidence of a connection between diet and acne, particularly from high glycaemic load diets and dairy products.

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