Acne & breakouts

What are sebaceous filaments and how to get rid of them

What are sebaceous filaments and how to get rid of them

If you’re seeing small dark spots on your nose, cheeks, or chin, you might think you’re dealing with blackheads. But, if you’ve scoured the Internet for all things blackhead, you’ve likely also come across something called sebaceous filaments and

The best makeup for acne-prone skin

The best makeup for acne-prone skin

When you have acne-prone skin, trying to find makeup products that don’t make you break out is tricky. Does a product need to say it’s “non-comedogenic”? Are there certain ingredients to avoid? We address these concerns and more, plus provide our expert makeup recommendations.

Help for breakouts on the hairline and scalp

Help for breakouts on the hairline and scalp

Regular breakouts are bad enough, so it hardly seems fair when acne-prone skin on the scalp and breakouts along the hairline show up, too. Don’t be discouraged: there are simple tricks and proven solutions to keep those pesky scalp breakouts and forehead bumps from appearing.

Bacne: how does it start and how to get rid of it?

Bacne: how does it start and how to get rid of it?

Breakouts or spots on the back, often called “bacne,” can be a source of distress. Dealing with acne-prone skin on the face is challenging enough, but when it shows up on the back, too, it hardly seems fair.

What to do when you have acne and dry skin?

What to do when you have acne and dry skin?

Caring for dry, acne-prone skin requires a unique approach that nourishes skin while clearing up breakouts in a gentle way.

Red spots and acne scars: how to get rid of them?

Red spots and acne scars: how to get rid of them?

Nothing is more annoying than the red spots that you are left with after pimples. How do you prevent these spots and get rid of them as soon as possible? And what can you ...

Tips to shrink large pores

Tips to shrink large pores

Two of the most persistent and difficult skin problems to treat are blackheads and enlarged pores. Most skincare products or treatments do provide a temporary improvement, but they only make your ...

Removing blackheads step-by-step

Removing blackheads step-by-step

Do you have problems with blackheads, those tiny black spots on your face? How do you get rid of them and make sure they do not return?

What is acne?

What is acne?

Acne is one of the worst and most common skin problems in the world. Although acne is generally associated with teenagers and puberty, the fact is that you can get spots at any age. What can you do about them?

What can teenagers do about spots

What can teenagers do about spots

Many teenagers suffer from spots. They can have a major impact on their self-confidence. Although they are a very difficult skin problem to treat, you can considerably ...

Cystic acne: what is it and what can you do about it?

Cystic acne: what is it and what can you do about it?

Cystic acne is probably one of the most difficult forms of acne to treat. The sores are more painful and the chance of scarring from the spots is much greater than ...

Four important tips for a more balanced skin

Four important tips for a more balanced skin

Take a good look at your daily skincare routine. Do you have a problem with spots? Or are you trying to conceal the red marks that spots leave behind? With these tips, ...

You can scrub off blackheads?

You can scrub off blackheads?

Blackheads have nothing to do with dirt or how often you wash or scrub your face. They are caused when a pore becomes blocked by sebum and dead skin cells.

Breakouts: how to beat them

Breakouts: how to beat them

Everyone suffers from spots at some point in their lives. Spots don’t just affect how you look, they can really zap your confidence. Fortunately, with the right skin care there’s a lot you can do to...

Everything you need to know about azelaic acid

Everything you need to know about azelaic acid

It's a mystery why there is so little focus on some ingredients in skincare when research has proven that they are worth the attention.

7 things you should know about acne

7 things you should know about acne

Spots are the result of overproduction of sebum by the sebaceous gland caused by hormones

Does Tea Tree Oil Help Acne- Prone Skin?

Does Tea Tree Oil Help Acne- Prone Skin?

In addition to the research-proven products that target breakouts (such as exfoliants with salicylic acid), there are a handful of natural ingredients to combat acne-prone skin, of which tea tree oil is the most common.