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I Suffer From Hormonal Breakouts and This Spot Treatment Is a Game Changer

I've struggled with acne for more than a decade. Over time, I perfected my daily skin-care routine down to a science. From finding the right cleanser to a hydrating serum that doesn't break me out, these products have saved my skin. Unfortunately though, they don't always help me combat hormonal breakouts. Like clockwork, right around the time of my period, a blemish pops up. I don't mean a small whitehead or blackhead, I'm talking an under-the-skin throbbing cyst-like pimple. For these, I alway...
Tags: Acne, Beauty, Skin Care, Editor's Pick, Beauty Products, Beauty Shopping, Beauty Products Review, Dr. Barbara Sturm


This Spot Treatment Helped My Hormonal Breakout Vanish in 48 Hours

I've struggled with acne for more than a decade. Over time, I perfected my daily skin-care routine down to a science. From finding the right cleanser to a hydrating serum that doesn't break me out, these products have saved my skin. Unfortunately though, they don't always help me combat hormonal breakouts. Like clockwork, right around the time of my period, a blemish pops up. I don't mean a small whitehead or blackhead, I'm talking an under-the-skin throbbing cyst-like pimple. For these, I alway...
Tags: Acne, Beauty, Skin Care, Editor's Pick, Beauty Products, Beauty Shopping, Beauty Products Review, Dr. Barbara Sturm


Bored at Home? Watch Dr. Pimple Popper’s Best Extraction Videos to Date

Whether you are a Dr. Pimple Popper fan or not, chances are you've seen at least one (if not more - hey, no judgement here) of her oozy extraction videos before. Regardless of their squirm-inducing nature, these short clips by dermatologist Sandra Lee, MD, are not only universal (we've all had our challenges with blackheads and acne) but also strangely satisfying. If you're not sure what to watch next and are looking for a quick fix of satisfying pimple extractions, scroll through for some of h...
Tags: Youtube, Acne, Beauty, Sandra Lee, Pimple, Pimple Popper


Zoey Deutch's Simple Tricks to Reduce Acne Are About to Make My Skin So Happy

Someone please tell me where I can send Zoey Deutch a fruit basket to thank her for sharing her superhelpful tips for taking care of acne-prone skin. In a recent Vogue makeup tutorial, Deutch dropped her favorite skincare products and revealed the beauty routine she follows to ensure that her sensitive skin is well taken care of. "I've had hormonal acne since I was, like, I want to say 15, but it got really bad in my 20s," Deutch says in the video. "It shouldn't make me that self-consci...
Tags: Acne, Beauty, Vogue, Skin Care, Sensitive Skin, Deutch, Beauty News, Celebrity Beauty, Zoey Deutch, Foreo Luna, Georgia Louise


Breaking Out? These 6 Bestselling Face Masks Are Great For Acne-Prone Skin

I have acne-prone skin and it has taken me years to perfect my skin-care routine. From face wash to hydrating serum, I've found the products that work best on my face. One product that I like to still experiment with, though, is face masks. If I'm suffering from a breakout, sometimes these can make all the difference in combating hormonal blemishes. I'm currently in the market for a new one, so I quickly turned to Sephora. I love shopping the site because I could get stuck reading its thousands ...
Tags: Shopping, Acne, Beauty, Skin Care, Sephora, Beauty Products, Beauty Shopping, Face Masks, Bestselling Face Masks


Acne Flaring Up Right Now? Here's What to Know About Treating Stress Breakouts

Stress acne is a peculiar thing. When you're stressed, you break out, which causes more stress, and as a result, you get more breakouts. It's a cruel, vicious cycle. As we all know too well, stress can be caused by a number of factors. Pressure at work, daunting assignments at school, drama in your personal life - the list goes on and on. Considering no matter how hard you try to avoid it, life at times is just downright stressful, it can feel like unexpected pimples are inevitable. Keep readin...
Tags: Acne, Beauty, Dermatologist, Skincare Tips, Ellen Marmur


3 Things Witch Hazel Can Do To Combat Acne

Witch hazel is a spooky-sounding common toner ingredient that has an almost magical ability to make your skin calm down and feel better almost instantly.But, aside from the pleasant instant-gratification of application, what can witch hazel actually help with?In this article, we will focus on one of the most touted witch hazel benefits, acne control, and see if it lives up to its mystical name. What is witch hazel? Witch hazel is a type of flowering shrub that is sometimes also ref...
Tags: Fashion, Japan, Face, Acne, Beauty, North America, Skin Care, Toner, Breakouts, Witch Hazel, Facial Toner


A Celebrity Esthetician Shared the One Skin Question She Gets Asked About the Most

Celebrities - they're just like us, right? Not really . . . but at least their skincare concerns are. Crystal Koro, a celebrity esthetician and founder of Crystal Clear Skin & Beauty in LA, who has worked with Olivia Culpo, Mel B, and even gave Kylie Jenner her first facial, is privy to some top-notch insider requests, but do you know what the number one skincare concern is that she's asked about? Pores. (Maybe celebrities are more like us than we thought.) "I get so many questions about blackhe...
Tags: La, Acne, Beauty, Kylie Jenner, Skin Care, Koro, Beauty tips, Pores, Beauty Interview, Skincare Tips, Exfoliator, Olivia Culpo Mel B


We Asked a Dermatologist How to Kill a Pimple Overnight, and Face Masks Aren't the Answer

Waking up to a giant, angry, red pimple is the absolute worst way to start your day. While your acne might get better over time as you learn more about different skincare routines and things that may cause irritation (like scented fabrics and greasy food), the odds of never waking up to a pimple again are pretty slim. So, what can we do to minimize these little demons overnight? First, let's break down exactly what a pimple is and how it can affect our face. Dermatologist Caroline Chang, MD, FAA...
Tags: Acne, Beauty, Dermatologist, Chang, Beauty Interview, Caroline Chang MD FAAD


What's the Best Way to Minimize a Pimple Overnight? We Asked a Dermatologist

Waking up to a giant, angry, red pimple is the absolute worst way to start your day. While your acne might get better over time as you learn more about different skincare routines and things that may cause irritation (like scented fabrics and greasy food), the odds of never waking up to a pimple again are pretty slim. So, what can we do to minimize these little demons overnight? First, let's break down exactly what a pimple is and how it can affect our face. dermatologist Caroline Chang, MD, FAA...
Tags: Acne, Beauty, Dermatologist, Chang, Best Way, Beauty Interview, Caroline Chang MD FAAD


With Foamix Merger Weeks Away, Menlo Itching Drug Fails a Phase 2 Test

A Menlo Therapeutics drug in testing for various itching conditions has failed a Phase 2 study, but executives say the results won’t translate to its lead itching target nor will they affect its pending merger with Foamix Pharmaceuticals.The Menlo (NASDAQ: MNLO) drug, serlopitant, is an experimental treatment for pruritus, itching that’s associated with a number of disorders. The Phase 2 failure was in chronic pruritus of unknown origin. The goal for the 10-week, 233-patient study was to show a...
Tags: Deals, San Francisco, Trends, Acne, Fda, Biotech, Dermatology, Merger, Life Sciences, Rosacea, Clinical Trials, National blog main, National top stories, San Francisco blog main, San Francisco top stories, Placebo Effect


Clarisonic Acne Corrector

When it comes to skin care, there is one item that I tell everyone that they NEED in their regimen and that is a Clarisonic Facial Cleansing Brush. This multifunctional device will transform your skin with its patented sonic technology and innovative brushes.My skin is changed (for the better) since using my Clarisonic Facial Cleansing Brush. My skin is more smooth, firm with minimized pores, and fine lines. My skin seriously just looks and feels better. When I first started using this skin car...
Tags: Acne, Beauty, Mia, Skin Care, Clarisonic, Sephora Ulta, Clarisonic Acne Cleansing Brush Head


Say Hello to the Top-Rated Cleansers For Acne-Prone Skin at Sephora - and Bye to Breakouts

You may worry that not cleaning your face every night before bed will cause breakouts (among other problems), but what if the face wash you're using is actually doing more harm than good? Well, if you experience acne, excess oil, or other skin irritations, now's the time to look into a new cleanser that can fight these issues, or a mild sudser (without soaps or sulfates) that's less likely to aggravate your complexion. We took a look through the face washes at Sephora and picked the best ones to...
Tags: Acne, Beauty, Skin Care, Sephora, Beauty Shopping, Acne Treatments


I Cleared Up My Adult Acne With These 7 Skincare Products on Amazon, All Under $22

Throughout all of high school, I washed my face with a bar of soap and water - I almost never dealt with acne. But as soon as I hit my 20s, zits started popping up regularly and I knew I had to take my skincare routine more seriously. As a shopping editor, I have tried hundreds of beauty products, but I have found that the tried-and-true drugstore formulas work best for my pimples. With my improved daily routine, I rarely ever have to deal with acne anymore. If you need help getting stubborn ble...
Tags: Amazon, Shopping, Acne, Product Reviews, Beauty, Skin Care, Beauty Products, Beauty Shopping, Acne Treatments


5 Amazing Benefits of Argan Oil

Argan Oil has been used since ancient times to treat skin conditions, it has become a significant part of the beauty industry. In fact by the end of 2022, the global market for this oil is estimated to cross the $6,000 billion mark, according to a report by Fact.MR. If you are wondering what the reason for this growing popularity might be, it is the range of advantages argan oil offers for the skin. Argan oil is neither too greasy nor too light and is perfect for all skin types, says Ab...
Tags: Health, Fashion, Aging, Acne, Health & Fitness, Abe, Josie Maran, Acne Treatment, Argan Oil, Breakouts, Moroccan Argan Oil, Sun Damage, Stretch Marks, Aging Skin, Amazing Benefits of Argan Oil, Prevents Sun Damage Argan Oil


5 Reasons to Consider Vegan Skincare

Vegan skincare is steadily growing in popularity. The rise of numerous, easily accessible brands that are 100% vegan are making it easier than ever for people to completely switch their old skin care routines for vegan skincare. The good news is, you don’t have to compromise effectiveness or your budget if you choose to switch over. There are a lot of reasons that vegan skincare is becoming more trendy. Keep reading, and you’ll see for yourself all of the benefits it can bring. ...
Tags: Fashion, Makeup, Face, Acne, Body, Beauty, Skin Care, Vegan, Rosacea, Milk Makeup, Cruelty-Free, Aging / Wrinkles, Cruelty-free Makeup, Cruelty-free Skin Care, Vegan Skincare, Cruelty Free Products


10 Things You Need to Know About Scar Treatment

From cuts and scrapes to more serious injuries, our body goes through a lot.  When you injure your skin, it produces a protein called collagen. The collagen facilitates healing by closing the wound. Unfortunately, this process can cause scars. They usually aren’t a big deal; they are natural, and everyone has them. Certain scars, however, can be a big insecurity for some. You may be wondering what scar treatments are available in order to boost your confidence.  It’s important to kno...
Tags: Fashion, Face, Acne, Body, Beauty, Chemical, Dermatologist, Skin Care, Scars, Scar Treatment, Collagen, Aging / Wrinkles, Acne Scars, Scar Creams


4 Ways Apricots Can Benefit Your Skin

As a housewife, you no doubt enjoy filling your fruit bowl with a variety of fruits that bring color to your table. While you may enjoy the juice that bursts from apricots and the flavor it adds to your home-made desserts, you may be surprised to learn that this peachy-colored fruit also can benefit your skin. The most potent ingredients for treating skin problems are the unrefined chemicals stored in plants, flowers, and trees. Apricots are no exception. Products that contain apricots ...
Tags: Fashion, Face, Acne, Beauty, Skin Care, Rosacea, Sun Protection, Apricots, Anti-aging Skincare, Aging / Wrinkles, Skin Care Products, Skin Care Tips, Skincare Regimin, Skin Care Regime, Okana, Prunus Armeniaca


My Acne-Prone Skin Is Most Sensitive to Cleansers, and These Are the Only 5 I'll Use

A few years ago, I was having a bout of acne that just wouldn't quit. I was learning everything I could about skin care, but I couldn't stop the pimples from coming, so I went to my dermatologist's office to have a facial. The esthetician told me something I'd never heard in all the YouTube tutorials I watched: my cleanser was breaking me out. I have combination, sensitive skin, and of all the things that could be causing me problems, I never thought it would be my face wash. Since then, I have...
Tags: Shopping, Acne, Beauty, Skin Care, Sephora, Cleanser, Face Wash


A Week in the Life of the Internet's Favorite Pimple Popper

It's basic beauty math: 50 million acne sufferers plus one brilliant dermatologist plus hundreds of explosive, can't-help-but-watch excavation videos equals Dr. Pimple Popper, an internet phenomenon with a whopping 4.5 million YouTube subscribers. Add in a hit TV series, two kids, and a skincare line called SLMD, and you're looking at the life of Dr. Sandra Lee, MD - who, as you might imagine, is busy as hell. "I feel like I have four jobs: a full-time, practicing board-certified dermatologis...
Tags: Acne, Beauty, Switzerland, Lee, Sandra Lee, Michelle Phan, Beauty Interview, Popsugar, Pimple, Pimple Popper


Suicides linked to acne drug Roaccutane as regulator reopens inquiry

Expert working group to re-examine safety of drug used by about 30,000 people a yearTen suicides this year have been linked to a powerful acne drug as the medicines regulator reopens an inquiry into it after being contacted by patients.Twelve deaths were recorded in 2019, 10 by suicide, by people who had been prescribed Roaccutane, according to data from the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA). Continue reading...
Tags: Health, Drugs, UK News, Acne, Roaccutane


I Finally Found an Acne Spot Treatment That Actually Gives Me Results

I've suffered from hormonal cystic acne since I was a teenager, and ever since those huge, painful, and embarrassing blemishes have been stressing me out. Finally, after over a decade later of turbulent trials, I've finally found a routine that works for me. But that doesn't mean I don't suffer from a breakout every now and then. I often feel those pesky, painful pimples under my skin before they're even noticeable, and I want to fight them before they get bigger. Then a few years ago, I saw eve...
Tags: Beauty Shopping, Acne, Beauty Products, Skin Care, Mario Badescu


I Finally Found an Acne Spot Treatment That I Actually See Results From

I've suffered from hormonal cystic acne since I was a teenager, and ever since those huge, painful, and embarrassing blemishes have been stressing me out. Finally, after over a decade later of turbulent trials, I've found a routine that works for me. But that doesn't mean I don't suffer from a breakout every now and then. I often feel those pesky, painful pimples under my skin before they're even noticeable, and I want to fight them before they get bigger. Then, a few years ago, I saw everyone b...
Tags: Acne, Beauty, Skin Care, Beauty Products, Beauty Shopping, Mario Badescu


Solve Your Problem (Skin) With These Top-Rated Acne Products From Sephora

We've Got Your Back . . . and Face Acne Covered With These Top-Rated Sephora Products Here Are the Top-Rated Products at Sephora For Pimples, Pores, and Scars These Sephora Acne Products Have Earned High Marks . . . at Removing Yours Acne is a bummer, whether it shows up on your big day . . . or just a Monday. Chances are you've had to deal with it at some point in your life. (That's why you're reading this, right?) Whether the problem is hormonal, cystic, or something else entirely, it's ...
Tags: Shopping, Acne, Beauty, Sephora, Beauty Shopping, Acne Treatments


We Asked Dermatologists What to Do Instead of Popping a Pimple - Here's Their Advice

The quest for perfect skin is not without its bumpy patches, so to speak. But no matter how many green juices we down in the pursuit of clear pores, there will always be missteps - like that big slice of pizza you couldn't resist at the 2 p.m. staff meeting. General life stresses, hormones, or any combination of factors can lead to not just a breakout but a huge, glaring mess of a zit on your forehead. When we need a quick solution (emphasis on the "quick" part), we're sometimes tempted to fuss ...
Tags: Acne, Beauty, Skincare, Don


Don't Pop That Pimple! Here's What Dermatologists Advise Instead

The quest for perfect skin is not without its bumpy patches, so to speak. But no matter how many green juices we down in the pursuit of clear pores, there will always be missteps - like that big slice of pizza you couldn't resist at the 2 p.m. staff meeting. General life stresses, hormones, or any combination of factors can lead to not just a breakout but a huge, glaring mess of a zit on your forehead. When we need a quick solution (emphasis on the "quick" part), we're sometimes tempted to fuss ...
Tags: Acne, Beauty, Skincare, Don


Here's How Exercise Affects Your Skin, According to a Dermatologist

While you probably already know that regular exercise is good for your body, you may not have considered the toll your morning Pilates class could have on your skin. After all, your body heats up when you exercise, sweating and causing friction as you move against your clothing: a combination that's not always kind to skin. That's why we consulted board-certified dermatologist Dhaval Bhanusali, MD, to find out the effect your daily sweat session has on your complexion. "Exercise increases blood...
Tags: Acne, Beauty, Skin Care, Ontario, Paula, McMaster University, Neutrogena, Beauty Interview, Bhansali, Dhaval Bhanusali, Bhansulai


Beauty and the beam: the future of LED therapy looks bright

It’s non-invasive and has been proven to work. But can LED therapy really be a miracle cure for everything from acne to tired skin? Rachel Cooke sees the lightIf I said I knew of a sure-fire way to lastingly improve your skin and that all you would have to do to experience this seeming miracle would be to sit for 13 minutes every week beneath a gently pulsing light with your eyes closed, what would be your response? Would you whip out your credit card and rush to book yourself an appointment? Or...
Tags: Fashion, Life and style, Society, Acne, Beauty, Skincare, Rachel Cooke


Study: Environmental Factors Could Play Bigger Role In Causing Acne Than Previously Thought

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Acne is a condition that affects millions of Americans, with the majority of them teens. A new study finds it could be fueled by diet and other environmental factors. Researchers in France looked at almost 7,000 people across six countries and found that people with acne were more likely to consume dairy products as well as sweets like sodas, juice, pastries, and chocolate than people without acne. People with acne were also more likely to report stress, exposure to pollutio...
Tags: Health, France, Sacramento, Acne, Offbeat, Skin Care, Healthwatch


4 Acne Myths You’ve Gotta Stop Believing, According to Dr. Pimple Popper

Dermatologist Sandra Lee, MD, has literally made a name for herself popping pimples. Dr. Lee, better known as Dr. Pimple Popper, has built her brand on excavation videos both for her YouTube channel and her TV show on TLC, as well as an extensive skincare line called SLMD Skincare. It's fair to say that no one knows more about breakouts than Dr. Lee, so we asked the pimple-popping pro about the most common skincare misconceptions when it comes to treating acne. Ahead, Dr. Lee breaks down the fou...
Tags: Youtube, Acne, Beauty, Skin Care, Lee, Sandra Lee, Beauty Interview, Pimple Popper, Dr Lee, Acne Treatments