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Using way too much zit cream is a big no-no.
If you've been battling with acne for most of your life, you might consider yourself a pro at dealing with breakouts and knowing what usually works for your skin condition. Unfortunately, the cause of acne cause isn't always crystal-clear—you can't tell if
Fight breakouts in a few washes!
Salicylic acid isn't only for those with acne-prone skin. Everyone who needs some deep cleaning can benefit from it, too, because this beta-hydroxy acid penetrates deep within your pores to dissolve all the sebum and dead skin that's in its way. In
Getting rid of pimples is only half the battle.
If you're someone who's acne-prone and gets pesky zits regularly, you know that getting rid of pimples is only half the battle. You still have to deal with hyperpigmentation, a.k.a. the dark spots and acne marks that are left on your face
Because everyone deserves that K-beauty glow!
There's a misconception that "glass skin" (A.K.A. skin so glowy it looks like glass) can only be achieved if you already have perfect skin. While having zero skin trouble definitely helps amp up the look, it doesn't mean that those of us
Turns out, I've been doing it wrong all this time.
As a healing and dealing acne sufferer, I can assure you that I've done The Most for my skin. Capitalization for emphasis necessary. From natural remedies like homemade apple cider vinegar toner to painful extraction procedures, I could say I'd tried them
They're gentle on the skin, but powerful against zits.
If acne-fighting ingredients such as benzoyl peroxide and salicylic acid are too strong for your skin, then we've got another great option for you: Sulfur! While it works similarly to the two mentioned above—by absorbing excess sebum and getting rid of dead
Look for these when you shop!
To cut your product browsing time in half, it's best to keep a mental list of all the pimple-fighting ingredients that work well for your skin. This way, you can just skim through those long lists until you find exactly what you're
Here's how it works.
What it is: COSRx Clear Fit Master Patch is a hydrocolloid patch that protects wounded parts of the skin to prevent further irritation. Designed to be thin and transparent, it claims to look almost undetectable over and under makeup.IMAGE CosRXCOSRX Clear Fit Master
"There was nowhere to hide."
While many celebrities choose to stay mum about their insecurities, some speak up in order to empower others. Lili Reinhart, who has always been open about her struggle with acne, achieved a new feat with her skin positivity."I have a cystic breakout on
Resist the urge to pop it!
Cystic acne is not that different from your average zit, save for the fact that they form underneath the skin. "[It forms] when our oil glands produce a lot of sebum, and the pore gets clogged with dead skin cells and bacteria
Zap those zits.
Another celebrity went candid about her skin struggles, and it's none other than Riverdale's girl next door, Lili Reinhart.In her Instagram story, the Canadian actress shared a photo of her "Tinder profile," which showed her face peppered with acne-fighting spot treatments. "I'm Lili.
You can wear these even during a breakout.
Skin type is not exactly something we automatically consider when picking a highlighter, but truth be told, it's more important than it seems. For example, if you have acne, acne scars, and closed comedones, using a highlighter with tons of glitter can
There's no filter for self-love!
For some reason, people with acne are automatically programmed to be ashamed of their skin condition. They tend to go on a long, tedious journey to clear skin, as if it was the only way to rebuild their self-esteem. Thankfully, not everyone
Banish breakouts and bring out your skin's glow.
You have to see her before and after photos!
We've seen countless of testimonials on how a Korean skincare routine results in luminous skin. At this point, we have zero doubts that their famous 10-step routine can really boost the skin's hydration level. But how effective is it for banishing other
Read this review if you have the same oily acne-prone skin type.
Clay masks are well-loved in general but they are particularly famous for those who have an oily and acne-prone skin type. As a member of that club, I tried different masks from three natural brands to find my ultimate pore-clearing solution. Keep
Now the question is: what did she use?
Dealing with adult acne usually calls for derma procedures and topical + oral medication, especially in severe cases. But Denise Larsson, a certified micro-nutrient specialist, took a different route: She relied on natural products to clear her skin. Curious to know what
The world was flat, once upon a time: pre-high school, pre-puberty, pre-bumps-on-our-faces, pre-padding-in-formerly-planar places. Back then, hormones were to blame for any and all lady lumps. But today, it seems modern-day stressors are causing a spat of physical eruptions that were once the
Breakout-prone skin? Our homegrown beauty brands have your back! Boasting of only local products, check out the anti-acne regimen we prepped below.Makeup RemoverWash away the first layer of dirt, makeup, and grime with an emulsifying oil or balm. One that dissolves easily
There is no such thing as forever—especially pimples.
Next to fat-shaming and slut-shaming, we have skin-shaming. Pimples and acne scars are just…well, spots, but sometimes they also act as an invitation for criticism from the people around you. My acne-shaming story started out like this: A friend and I were doodling