Adult Acne

Do Anti-Acne Diets Work?

Not all carbs are equal and, according to a few studies, the wrong types could have an effect on your skin. Researchers have found that...

Sebaceous Glands and Your Skin

What They Do Depending on their location, there can be anywhere from 2,500 to 6,000 sebaceous glands per square inch. While most sebaceous glands are...

Does Cinnamon Clear Acne?

Cinnamon Masks Can Irritate Your Skin First, let's just look at the safety concerns. Rubbing cinnamon onto your face could irritate sensitive skin facial skin...

Solodyn (Extended Release Minocycline)

How It Works Solodyn belongs to a group of antibiotics called tetracyclines. It improves acne by reducing the amount of acne-causing bacteria on the skin. Don't worry, this bacteria...

Body Acne

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...

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...

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...

The 5 Best Body Washes For Acne

Turning 14 marked the beginning of an angsty transitional period in my life. I started high school (it sucked), had my first kiss (it...

Microdermabrasion for Back Acne

Frustratingly annoying, acne is one of the most common skin conditions faced by almost everyone at some point of time. It occurs when the...

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,...

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,...

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...

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...

Black Heads

Blackhead Removal – Get Rid of Blackheads

No matter what amount of make up you apply for the sheer 'no-make up' look; it cannot always give you the 'fresh as a...

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...

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, honey, milk, cinnamon, baking soda, etc., are some of...

How to Clear Blackheads on Nose

The development of blackheads and whiteheads on the nose is a common problem faced by people with oily skin. They are formed when sebum,...

How to Use a Comedone Extractor

It must be noted that the removal of blackheads or whiteheads with a comedone extractor doesn't have an effect on the course of comedonal...

White Heads

How to Remove Whiteheads

People with oily skin are more susceptible to whiteheads as excess sebum (secretion of sebaceous...

Whiteheads on Arms

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

4 Steps to Getting Rid of a Cystic Pimple, Fast

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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...

Do Extractions Help The Skin? Everything You Need To Know

Every time you go for a facial, the esthetician wants to extract all those annoying...

Acne

Combination Skin and Acne

Normally, people believe that oily skin is most likely to suffer from acne, since acne is caused by excessive sebum production by the sebaceous...

Acne Diagnosing

How to Reduce the Redness of Pimples Fast

Pimples are something every woman hates having and tries to hide by putting on a number of layers of makeup. However, those stubborn red...

Teen Acne

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...

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...

Prevent and Treat Acne From Working Out

Shower ASAP The most important thing you can do to fight post-workout acne breakouts is to get in the shower as soon as possible to...