Between the ages of 10 to 14, both boys and girls start to secrete sex hormones. Puberty is determined by the onset of the secretion of sex hormones, the timing of which varies slightly between individuals and may occur in stages over a period of several years. Where the skin is concerned, there is certainly an influence of sex hormones on overall skin texture, appearance and function. Testosterone is responsible for the production of oil. This is the cause of teens developing greasier skin. Sex hormones are chemicals which trigger off the activity of oil glands, which are also known as the sebaceous glands because they produce sebum.
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In terms of a skincare regimen, we recommend the Miel Honey Cleanser as a good start, and a pimple cream. However, if you observe that his skin condition is not getting better, visit an accredited dermatologist to diagnose and treat the condition early.