What Is It/

How Is It Recognized/

Is Massage indicated

Condition Name

What Are They?

How Are They Recognized?

or Contraindicated?


Acne is a bacterial infection

It looks like raised, inflamed pus-

Massage is locally contraindi-

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of sebaceous glands usually

tules on the skin, sometimes with

cated for acne because of the


found on the face, neck,

white or black tips.

risk of spreading infection, caus-


and upper back. It is closely


ing pain, and exacerbating the


associated with adoles-


symptoms with the application


cence, or liver dysfunction


of an oily lubricant.


that results in excess tes-




tosterone in the system.




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