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Helping People Achieve Clear Skin Since 2007

10 Teen Acne Treatments

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Almost all teens get acne. Fortunately, almost all teens can get acne under control, as long as they do not inadvertently make their acne worse by treatments that are too harsh for young, growing skin. Here are the top ten teen acne treatments that really work. Every teen will be able to find some treatment […]

9 Homemade Acne Treatments That Will Help Clear Your Skin

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If you are fighting acne on a limited budget, you need to know that it really is possible to get rid of acne with homemade acne treatments. No homemade acne treatment is going to get rid of all of your blemishes in a week or even in a month, but no prescription acne treatment or […]

Should You Try Laser Therapy for Your Acne?

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Laser treatments are the fastest way to deal with scars and hyperpigmentation left behind when acne heals, but can also be beneficial for inflammatory acne. ¬†However, it’s not known to be particularly helpful for noninflammatory comedonal acne. The primary benefit of laser therapy, as well as the primary drawback of laser therapy, is that is […]

Cystic Acne – Causes And Best Treatment Options

Cystic acne is a specific form of acne that involves large, painful bumps that can appear on the face, chest, back, or anywhere else acne commonly appears. Unlike blackheads, whiteheads, or pimples, the infection in this kind of acne does not rise to the surface of the skin. Instead, healthy skin grows over it, leaving […]

Rodan & Fields Unblemish – Not A Pretty Pricetag

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Rodan & Fields is a line of cosmetics made by the same company that also makes Proactiv. Rodan & Fields products tend to be pricey but effective, but they are not for everyone even if money is no object. Here are key facts about their most popular products. Summary: Rodan & Fields is a line […]

Stridex Cleansing Pads – Do They Work?

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Stridex promises single-step acne control without the discomfort caused by treating the skin with isopropyl alcohol. But does Stridex really work? Summary: Stridex pads provide salicylic acid in a concentration that helps heal both blackheads and pimples without added alcohol. Stridex Dual Solutions Intensive Acne Repair is nearly the perfect product for people who have […]

What Everyone With Acne Needs To Know About Retin-A

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Retin-A is a synthetic, acidic form of vitamin also known as all-trans-retinoic acid or ATRA, as well as tretinoin (short for trans-retinoin). It is used to treat cystic acne and a condition called keratosis pilaris, which causes patches of thick, rough skin on any part of the body except the palms of the hands and […]

Is Clearasil Still a Relevant Acne Treatment Option?

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Clearasil is one of the best known names in acne care. A foaming, peach acne cream squeezed out of a tube, Clearasil was the most popular acne care product for tens of millions of Americans in the 1950’s, 1960’s, and 1970’s. In fact, for most Americans, it was the only acne care product for decades […]

Will Clean & Clear Really Clean And Clear Your Acne Blemishes?

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After reviewing the labels on Johnson & Johnson’s Clean & Clear products for acne, I was prepared to write a scathing review. But I accidentally picked up the wrong product when I went to the cosmetics counter and came home with a tube of Clean & Clear, so I tried it myself. To my considerable […]

Which Biore Acne Products Can You Trust?

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Biore is famous for its acne strips. It was one of the first companies to list all of the ingredients for its products on its website. Its complexion clearing products, unfortunately, are more “interesting” than effective. Let’s take a look at the topsellers in this subbrand. Summary: Biore’s claim to fame is its deep cleansing […]