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A Study of Antibacterial Effect of Some Selected Essential Oils and Medicinal Herbs Against Acne Causing Bacteria

@inproceedings{Daud2013ASO,
  title={A Study of Antibacterial Effect of Some Selected Essential Oils and Medicinal Herbs Against Acne Causing Bacteria},
  author={Farhat S. Daud and G. P. Pande and Mamta Joshi and Ruchi Pathak and Shubhangi S. Wankhede},
  year={2013}
}
Acne by definition is multifactorial chronic inflammatory disease of pilosebaceous units. Propionibacterium acne and Staphylococcus epidermidis are considered as the major skin bacteria that cause the formation of acne. Acne is one of the commonest skin disorders mainly affecting adolescents, (though it may present at any age) and though there are wide arena of anti acne agents in use, dermatologists are still struggling since years to treat it successesfully. The aim of the present study was… 

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