Research shows that 85 percent will suffer from acne at one point in their lives. The study is performed by the American Academy of Dermatology Association and the Society for Investigative Dermatology.

The average age for acne to start is 15.5 years. About 96 percent of people who suffer from acne believe there is a cure. 80 percent of women have a chance of getting adult acne after puberty. The research for men is inconclusive.

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Statistics source: American Academy of Dermatology, Sociaty for Investigative Dermatology Research date: 12 January 2015