Acne Treatments for Teens

Acne When breakouts first appear, the first place most people turn is to the skin care aisle at the local drug store. There are plenty of over-the-counter acne products to choose from. Maybe even too many. With all...

Coping and Living With Acne

Emotional Acne doesn't just affect your skin; it can affect the way you feel about yourself. It's important to know that the degree to which acne affects you emotionally doesn't—and shouldn't—directly correspond with its severity....

Teen Acne: Talking To Your Parents About Seeing a Dermatologist

Pick a Good Time to Approach Them Your parents want to help you when you have a problem, and they want you to turn to them when you need help. But it's hard for them...

Skin Care Tips Just for Preteens

Now that you're getting older, taking care of your skin is very important. Good skin care will help keep your skin looking and feeling healthy. It can also help with blackheads and pimples. Taking care...

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 wash away all the sweat and grime from your skin....

5 Ways To Help Your Child Deal With Acne

Feeling helpless? Here are some parental tips for helping and supporting your child in their struggle with acne and how to deal with pimples. 1. “It’s Not Your Fault” Teen acne is triggered by hormonal changes,...

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 meds, here’s what they had to say. Amanda, 29 “I got acne...

Teen Guys And Acne

Most teenagers have acne, but the experience can be especially difficult for guys. While it’s common for girls to talk about skincare with their friends, you don’t find many guys trading clear-skin tips with...

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 your son or daughter is a teenager, it’s easy to think they’re...

Good Habits For Teen Acne

Supporting good skin care habits is crucial to success with teenage acne. Avoid the myths and so-called natural remedies (like rubbing your face with garlic or washing your face with potato juice). Work with a...

Acne

Pimples on Face

Acne is a skin condition, wherein the skin shows up different types of bumps like whiteheads, blackheads, pimples, and cysts. Pimples (zits or spots) are the result of excess oil getting trapped in the...

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 glands. However, other skin types like dry or combination skin...

Chin Acne Causes

Acne is one of the most common teenage and youth problems experienced by men and women alike. There are several causes and factors that lead to this condition. Acne on the 'T' area, i.e.,...

Pimples on Thighs: Causes, Cures, And Preventive Measures

Did You Know? Stress aggravates skin problems like pimples. So, make sure to indulge in relaxation techniques that promote happiness and calmness of the mind. As we all know, pimple formation is the result of blockage...