Acne Vulgaris

Nursing Interventions for Acne Vulgaris

Administer prescribed medications, which may include acne products containing benzoyl peroxide (explain that these products initially cause skin redness and scaling but that the skin adjusts quickly); topical agents, such as vitamin A acid; and antibiotics such as tetracycline. Provide client and family teaching Advise the client that heat, humidity, and perspiration exacerbate acne. Explain […]