For some, the lumpy, red, blotchy grossness of acne was confined to the awkward pubescent years of adolescence. The affliction only added to the already seemingly painful experience of being a teenager, but for most, the whole ordeal was quickly and eagerly left behind once adulthood arrived. However, there are some people whose acne may have left their face only to migrate to other parts of their anatomy. Body acne is just as difficult to deal with as facial acne, perhaps more so in some ways. And being that it's often genetic, it can prove inescapable.
Just because the awkward teen years are over doesn't mean the issues we dealt with are. Nearly 50 to 70 percent of women experience bouts of adult acne during their life. Rather than hiding away like our younger selves, we've got a few tips for how to care for acne-prone skin.
Bare-faced beauty is all about letting your true radiance shine through, but with a rosier, glowier, and more even-toned version of your natural skin. You can create a fresh and flawless barely there beauty look with these eight products.
We all know the healthy glow that a good facial scrub or exfoliator can help us achieve. However, if you use certain products too often, you could end up doing more harm than good. To get all the benefits of exfoliating without doing a number on your skin, try out one of these 14 scrubs and exfoliators that are gentle enough to use daily.
Fake it till you make it.
The world of beauty has forever been changed with the invention of sheet masks. But with countless formulas and options from which to choose, it can seem impossible to find one that works specifically for your skin. We're here to help.
Commercial adult acne treatments can dry the skin and make breakouts worse. Here are some natural acne treatments that will clear your blemishes and leave your skin softer and smoother than ever before.
It happens to almost everyone—the temperatures drop, and the static electricity within our luscious locks kicks into overdrive. Rest assured, because you and your frizz and fly hair are not alone. We're breaking down our favorite winter hair products to fight static, dullness, and dry scalps during the bitterly cold winter months.
Clogged pores, blackheads, whiteheads--the gang's all here! Summer is a time when our skin is prone to misbehave. If you're like me, you have pretty dry skin all winter and then it slowly starts producing more oil when higher temps hit. Zits start cropping up and rearing their ugly heads quite literally. What can you do besides complain? You can treat your acne with a variety of anti-acne spot treatments, cleansers and lotions. Find your best acne treatment to bust blemishes both large and small!
Reddit has dubbed a new way to extract those pimples and pores. While it looks too good to be true, we talked to a dermatologist to get an expert's opinion!