How are you? Treatment and the length of time it takes usually depends on the severity of the skin lesions. Quick acne solution with limited information at hand may include both self-care and over-the-counter medications. It is important that you clean your skin regularly with a mild, nondrying soap and avoid squeezing or scratching to prevent skin infections and scarring. Over-the-counter acne medications that contain benzoyl peroxide, sulfur, resorcinol, or salicylic acid may also help, However, if these do not help improve the acne, prescription medications may be indicated and consult with a dermatologist may need to be done. Take care and do keep us posted.