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Hello there! We think we're all in agreement when we say that breakouts are simply the worst. It's even more annoying when you know you've been diligent with your regimen but your skin still decides to be like, "Hey, let me just
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
The blogger was unknowingly using steroid cream on her face for years.
Many of us have had our fair share of quarantine breakouts, but for Laureen Uy, her bout with acne during the lockdown wasn't just from maskne and stress.The fashion blogger opened up about her worst breakout to date on her social media, revealing
Only tried-and-tested finds here.
Acne scars come in different forms. Sometimes, they’re flat, red spots that still look like zits from afar. Then, there are instances when they appear like deep dents on the face. If you want to get rid of them, you must distinguish
Here’s what worked for different ages and skin conditions.
There are so many triggers when it comes to pimples. Between stress, hormones, and dietary changes alone, we’ve all had to deal with break outs at a point in time, some more regularly than others. Exfoliating products have been known to help
Upgrade your exfoliating routine!
If your acne scars are taking longer than usual to fade, then maybe it's time to upgrade your exfoliating routine. Instead of using just any face scrub, go for something that's also infused with exfoliating acids. This combination will pack a stronger
Learn how to handle it like a boss.
Wearing a protective face mask is now a must to prevent the spread of COVID-19, but along with this precaution comes a new skincare concern: "Maskne." This coined term is from the words "mask" and "acne." The mask creates constant friction and
She also shares tips on how to properly treat different forms of acne!
If you've been struggling with adult acne in your 30s, you already know that dealing with pimples is only half the battle. Oftentimes, these zits leave behind more skin issues: acne scars and dark spots. This tends to happen because mature skin heals slower
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
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
Calm the zit down.
We hate to break it to you, but stress does cause pimples. When we constantly worry about things (career, personal life, or in this case, a pandemic), our bodies produce the hormone cortisol which increases sebum production. Excess oil leads to—you know
She has a no-fail trick for maintaining clear skin!
All eyes are currently on Korean actress Han So Hee for her daring role in the JTBC drama A World of Married Couple. She plays the character of Yeo Da Kyung, the mistress of Lee Tae Oh (played by Park Hae Joon), the
But first, ditch those pore strips!
Out of all the breakouts we can get, blackheads are by far the most persistent. They'll keep coming back as long as you haven't found the best way to remove them (not pore strips, by the way)—but don't worry, because we plan to
We're so thankful for the existence of spot treatments because they can banish breakouts ASAP. They're loaded with the best ingredients that can soothe and heal a zit in no time. You won't even dare think about picking the zit on your
Do you really need it?
We are often told that in addition to our regular skincare routine, we should also splurge on regular facials to further purge our skin of dirt, whiteheads, and blackheads. This way, we can get a nice, healthy glow. But just how effective
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
Ever tried using apple cider vinegar-infused soaps?
The skin on the back is particularly prone to forming pimples. As this part of the body isn't so easy to reach, sebum, sweat, dead skin cells, and bacteria are likely to buildup. On top of that, "the skin on our backs is extremely
From spot correctors to drying masks.
Acne is one of the hardest skincare concerns to deal with. Sticking to a grooming routine, looking at a product's ingredients, and applying topical treatments are just some of the ways to get rid of blemishes. So, we've decided to put together