Adult Acne

What Causes Acne?

Overactive Sebaceous Glands People who are prone to acne have oil glands that produce more sebum than is necessary. Excess oil remains in the pore, blocking...

The Link Between Milk and Acne

Does Milk Trigger Acne? Some research has shown a correlation between milk intake and the incidence of acne. It seems milk drinkers develop more severe...

Benzoyl Peroxide Vs. Salicylic Acid for Acne

What Is Salicylic Acid? Salicylic acid works a bit differently than benzoyl peroxide. As a beta hydroxy acid, salicylic acid speeds up cell turnover rates. It exfoliates, helping your skin...

Punch Graft Acne Scar Treatment

How Does the Punch Graft Technique Work? First, you'll meet with the dermatologist or plastic surgeon who will be doing your procedure. Together, you'll decide which...

Body Acne

4 Ways To Keep Body Acne From Ruining Your Day

Now that summer is finally here, we can all celebrate the season of beach parties and barbecues … and bikinis, bare arms, and, basically,...

WAYS TO PREVENT AND TREAT BACK ACNE

Summer is well on its way, but if you struggle with back acne, you might not be ready to say goodbye to your trusty turtlenecks...

How to Prevent & Treat Back Acne (Bacne)

Hidden from plain sight, on the shoulders and backs of men all over, lurks an all too familiar foe. Acne. Back acne, or bacne,...

Back Acne Causes

Acne occurs when the excessive oil (sebum) produced by the sebaceous glands, gets accumulated under the skin due to clogged skin pores (follicles), and...

Back Acne During Pregnancy

Acne is a common skin problem that tend to aggravate when a woman is pregnant. Some women who never had any acne problem in...

Good Riddance! Find Home Remedies to Eradicate Back Acne

Back acne affects both men and women, usually at the onset of puberty. It may last till the age of 40 and sometimes even...

NO MATTER WHERE BODY ACNE POPS UP, HERE’S HOW DERMATOLOGISTS SEND IT PACKING

Summer is almost here, which means walking around with your entire body coated in sweat will happen as frequently as influencers posting photos on top of...

11 Reasons You Might Have Body Acne & What To Do About It

Perhaps just as bad as a face full of pimples is a back (or chest, or shoulders) full of the same red, pesky problems....

Pimples on Back

Pimples can appear anywhere on the body, including the back. Heat rash, also referred to as skin irritation, is the most common cause of...

Black Heads

Does Toothpaste Get Rid of Blackheads?

Late into my teenage years, I found my beautiful, blemish-free skin become a hot spot for acne and blackheads. I tried every trick in...

Comedones Treatment

The most presentable part of your body is the face and it is very necessary that you take good care of it. In this...

Blackheads Treatment

Our skin is made up of thousands of tiny pores. When the skin's natural oil (sebum) collects and hardens in these pores, it causes...

How to Remove Blackheads from Ears

Most of us are familiar with blackheads that are small black bumps on the skin. They are mainly found on the face, neck, chest,...

How to Use a Blackhead Extractor

Blackheads generally, do not cause any pain. However, when your girlfriend, rather than looking right into your blue eyes, chooses to count them and...

White Heads

4 Steps to Getting Rid of a Cystic Pimple, Fast

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Whiteheads on Arms

Whiteheads is a term that is used quite commonly when we talk about skin problems....

The Complete Guide to Benzoyl Peroxide and Its Acne-Fighting Powers

Think back to your first-ever breakout — most likely circa age 12 or 13, and probably very...

17 Easy Skin Care Tips to Zap Those Blackheads and Whiteheads

Quick Tip: Always use natural means to get rid of blackheads and whiteheads. Egg white masks,...

Whitehead Removal Techniques for a Smooth and Glowing Skin

Unlike blackheads, whiteheads are invisible to the naked eye. They only show, when they get...

Acne

Nose Acne

Acne is a condition that chases individuals from all walks of life. It gets obsessed with you from the day you step into your...

Acne Diagnosing

Best Acne Treatment for Sensitive Skin

For people with sensitive skin, the surface is thin and the production of sebum does not stop altogether. As our hormones surge, so does...

Teen Acne

When Acne is Hurting Your Teen

As a parent you’ve seen your child through nearly everything, from scraped knees and fevers to hurt feelings and runny noses. But now that...

Looking Back: Adults On Teen Acne

We asked five adults to reveal the advice they would give their acne-riddled teenage selves. From not being so judgmental to not overdoing the...

Talking With Teens About Acne

While teen acne may be common, your teen isn’t. He or she is one-of-a-kind, and no one knows that better than you. That’s why it’s...