Correlation between Psychological Stress and The Incidence of Acne Vulgaris

Arifah Afkar Fadilah

  • Arifah Afkar Fadilah Universitas Lampung
Keywords: Akne vulgaris, Stres, Propionibacterium acnes


Introduction: Acne vulgaris is an inflammatory disease owned by various age groups, especially adolescents. This disease occurs due to multifactorial triggers and stress factor is one of that things. Objective: Giving knowledge and understanding of the relation of psychological stress to the incidence of acne vulgaris. Method: Using a literature study from several national and international journals that have been published then the results are compared and presented in the article. Result: Stress can affect physiological conditions the body will respond to it through the hormonal system that plays a role in the etiopathogenesis of acne vulgaris. Conclusion: Psychological stress is related to the incidence of acne vulgaris.


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Arifah Afkar Fadilah, Universitas Lampung

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How to Cite
Fadilah, A. (2021). Correlation between Psychological Stress and The Incidence of Acne Vulgaris. Jurnal Ilmiah Kesehatan Sandi Husada, 10(2), 390-395.

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