Just avoid chocolate, nuts, and fried food, and your acne will clear up, right? The fact is, research found that some otherwise healthy foods make acne worse, and some foods that we never hear about can help heal it. But there is general agreement that sugar aggravates acne.
The biggest cause of acne is stress1. Skin breaks out in times of emotional stress, but the skin has it own special sensitivities to stress that you can totally prevent.
When acne occurs on brown skin, special handling is required. People who have brown skin tend to get acne later in life, and sometimes don’t get acne at all. When acne strikes brown skin, however, it tends to be exceptionally severe and the leave lasting scars and discoloration.
Many acne care products can kill acne bacteria. The problem with some of these products is that they can also kill the skin. This article reviews the 10 most commonly used products for getting rid of acne infections, their pros and their cons. But first let’s take a closer look at how acne bacteria cause, […]
One of the most common places for acne is the chin. This is for all kinds of reasons: sports, shaving, even lip balm can lead to chin acne. There aren’t any products specially designed to treat the chin, but that’s because you don’t need a chin-specific product. Some minor changes to your daily personal care […]
One of the most frustrating kinds of acne is jawline acne. Unlike acne on the forehead or nose, it is not usually caused by oil and it may have any number of causes. However, once you find what is causing your jawline acne and learn a few simple tricks for reducing it, there is a […]
Everyone, at some point in their life, has Googled “how to get rid of blackheads.” Even though all of us have them, most acne advertisements work very hard to make us feel bad about them. Blackheads are a natural part of healthy skin, and nothing to be ashamed of. Still, it’s not a bad thing […]
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