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These acne-prone areas need TLC, too.
If you have oily and/or acne-prone skin, then you are no stranger to body acne. Just like facial acne, it occurs when our pores are congested with dead skin, excess sweat, and oil. This attracts acne-causing bacteria to inhibit areas like our
Upgrade your cleansing routine.
The right cleanser will get you closer to your goal of having better skin, and to do just that, you need a product that's perfectly suited for your skin type.For those with acne-prone skin, salicylic acid is your best friend. This beta-hydroxy acid
Lesson number one: Don't panic.
Breaking out when we're stressed is standard protocol for our skin. It's like our body's way of shaking off all that tension, like a knee-jerk (face-jerk?) response to those sleepless nights and not-so-nutritious midnight snack sessions. So while it's not exactly everyone's
Be gentle with your skin!
So you've been doing your best in following your skincare routine using the best spot treatments in the market, but your breakouts still won't go away. You've tried almost everything—from patronizing salicylic acid products to practicing meditation to keep cortisol levels low—but
Check out these hairdresser-approved options for fair, tan, and even acne-prone skin!
Your hair color has a bigger effect on your overall vibe than you think. We'd actually argue that it leaves as strong an impact as your makeup and outfit. So when choosing what dye job to get, you should definitely consider critical
Solutions to your acne woes, right this way.
We've all been through enough skincare mishaps to know that you can't trust everything you read on the internet. For delicate concerns like acne (and everything that it leaves behind), the last thing we want to happen is to make things worse.
Foundation isn't on the list, by the way!
Achieving a fresh-faced look on acne-prone skin is actually not that much different from a regular "no-makeup" makeup look. The only difference, really, are the products you need to use—your complexion does have different needs, after all!Scroll through this list below to
Her routine is pretty simple!
Korean skincare routines have a reputation for being glow-boosting but excessive. Some regimens call for as many as 10 steps. This factor makes it hard to follow for most of us. It's tedious and can be heavy on the pocket, too.This is
Oily food is NOT on the list.
Acne is something that most of us, if not all, go through. We spend so many years (and cash) trying to find our holy grail product that can banish our pimples for life. It's a painful trial and error process. It sometimes
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.