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From jade rollers to LED acne treatments and more!
Sometimes, skincare alone is not enough. As effective as your favorite products can be, there are more ways to actually make them perform better and provide you with more benefits than originally intended. For example, tools like cleansing brushes and face rollers
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
Plus everything else she did to heal her acne!
Despite being known for her luminous skin, Yassi Pressman also had her own battle with pimples when she was in her teens. She tells PEP.ph that it occurred at a crucial time when she was starting her career and feeling the pressure to
Are you applying your spot treatments correctly?
Spot treatments are a godsend. They banish the pimple by reducing its redness and inflammation without the risk of deep scarring and infection. They speed up the zit's healing process so you won't be tempted to squeezy the nasty red bump just
"I was bashed and bullied for putting too much makeup."
A teenager with acne is nothing out of the ordinary. Our bodies go through a ton of changes at this stage, and these changes usually reflect on our skin. Even celebrities aren't exempted—we've heard Hollywood stars like Lili Reinhart and Kendall Jenner's
Sue Ramirez did it before the ABS-CBN Ball!
During the preparations for the 2019 ABS-CBN Ball, celebs dropped by the Belo Beauty Suite prior to the festivities for a bit of pampering. Dr. Vicki Belo and husband Hayden Kho were on board, of course, sharing Belo treatments on IG stories.One
Do they heal or protect zits?
Everyone from our moms to our dermatologists have told us not to touch our pimples because that only makes them worse—and we know that, but does that stop us from doing it? Not really. The urge to just reach over that zit and
Who better to get acne tips from than Dr. Pimple Popper herself?
If there was one dermatologist we'd love to get acne advice from, it'll be Dr. Sandra Lee—or Dr. Pimple Popper, as many call her. In case you don't know who Dr. Sandra is, she became popular for her viral skin extraction videos
Having a bad skin day?
Bad skin days happen. Experiencing breakouts is normal, so don't stress out too much when you see a nasty red spot on your face. Also, there are several ways to make pimples go away: an effective skincare regimen, a reliable spot treatment,
Don't hate; exfoliate.
Salicylic acid is one of the most popular anti-acne ingredients for a reason. This beta-hydroxy acid works hard, and by that we mean it works deep within the skin to lift away dirt, sebum, and dead skin to prevent them from becoming
Sadly, the famous K-beauty skincare regimen is not for everyone.
The 10-step Korean skincare routine no doubt offers promising results, but the reality is that it may not work for everyone. There could only be two possible turnouts: either your skin loves it and you become the glass-skinned queen you've always wanted to
Avoid these skin medications!
Pregnancy can put a woman's system out of whack. You have dizzy bouts, you need to make a bathroom run every so often to pee, you feel tired all the time, and—oh my!—your skin simply looks different. While many couldn't be happier
All coverage, no caking.
You can always count on makeup when you want to hide a skin emergency. A touch of concealer or foundation over a blemish can make it disappear instantly, as if it never even happened. The only challenge is making it look natural,
Fight breakouts and oily skin!
Besides having clear skin, it's everyone's dream to have less visible pores, but things like oily skin, pollution, and an unhealthy lifestyle can get in the way of this goal. In fact, dermatologists will tell you that making your pores smaller is
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
Say no to splotchy skin.
Red and pink are two statement colors that'll make any outfit stand out. You can even wear them together for a classy yet romantic mix of hues! However, no matter how much we love these hues on our OOTDs, there is one
Are you being too harsh on your skin?
No one's immune to acne, and sadly, there's also no universal way to treat it. All of us react to products or treatments differently, so it's really a trial-and-error process even when you seek help from a dermatologist. That said, the best
Flatten those bumps, stat!
Acne stickers, or pimple patches, changed the skincare game when they first came out. Instead of drying a zit out like your typical spot treatment, an acne patch soothes and treats it, and also kills the bacteria at the same time. The
My breakouts calmed down after two weeks!
Last April, my skin started breaking out more than usual. It was an unfortunate mix of hormonal acne, a negative reaction to new products, and the fact that it's summer, so my oily and acne-prone skin was having a tough time adjusting.
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