The main signs of Acne vulgaris are areas of scaly red skin (seborrhea), blackheads and whiteheads (comedones), and inflammatory lesions or pimples, such as pinheads (papules), nodules (large papules) and pustules, as well as cysts, and possible scarring.
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of topical study medication compared to placebo in treating inflammatory acne lesions in subjects with moderate to severe facial acne vulgaris.
Duration: 4 months.
Number of visits: 5 office visits.
Compensation: $375 to $400 for completing the study.
Qualified participants: Must be between 9 or older and have moderate to severe facial acne vulgaris.