Successful Treatment of Common Acne with 3 Months EPA/DHA
This article at a glance
- This is the first controlled study to address the potential effectiveness of daily EPA/DHA for common acne in young adults.
- The study reports — through both objective scores, and subjective assessment — decreased acne severity in young adults.
- The results are supported by histological analyses that signal a reduction in pilosebaceous unit inflammation.
- Future studies with improved masking of study subjects will be required to confirm the results.