Insulin is a natural hormone that is secreted from the pancreas in response to high sugar levels. Its main use is to regular sugar levels in the body. The use of insulin in body building is a controversial subject as using it is constituted as steroid use and it is used to enhance a body building workout.
When blood sugar levels are high, insulin works to increase the storage of glucose which provides energy to the body. The benefit of insulin use in body building is to provide more energy which allows for longer and more intense workouts. While insulin does make for a conducive anabolic environment in the body, it can truly do more harm than good.
Diabetics are not able to produce their own insulin which is why they must either take synthetic insulin or control their insulin production through diet. If you are not a diabetic, taking insulin when you don’t need it will cause your pancreas to stop producing it naturally. What is the end result of that? You will essentially become a diabetic.
Since acne is considered a skin disease not only can acne make skin sensitive but acne if not treated, or not treated properly can ultimately cause scarring.
There are several treatments available over the counter to treat acne. However, there are some things to keep in mind.
Whether the product is for cleansing, a gel, a lotion, or a cream, read how the products differ and what they are designed to do. Take a look at what the main ingredients are and familiarize your self with the active ingredients and what the results should be.
Also, remember results won’t be the same for everyone.
Over the years the research for the skin disease acne, has progressed tremendously. Today, the scientific research also concentrates on the public’s awareness and knowledge about acne.
Although some of the research that has been done on acne has been inconclusive, there have been some developed insights on how acne forms and develops. This in turn led to some improved treatments.
New products are being made for different skin types. And some creams are created to be more effective on acne lesions while less irritability to the skin. Acne is treated on a more individual basis now, where as a decade ago the treatments were more of a grouped therapy, or treatments.