MANY of us sigh with relief when acne, that inevitable sign of adolescence, disappears.
however, do you know that these pesky eruptions can recur later in adulthood, even at 70? Not only that but it can happen to those who enjoyed unblemished teenage years.
Dermatological Society of Malaysia president Dr Koh Chuan Keng says acne is now recognised as a chronic disease, with most sufferers being women.
“About 85 per cent of individuals aged between 12 and 25 have experienced acne at some stage. Adult or middle age acne occurs when a person is in the 20s, up till …