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(July 16, 2007) Your hormones play a great role in the outbreak of acne, a skin disease that is characterized by zits, inflamed follicles, and oily skin. Any change in the levels of your hormones can easily lead to the production of excess oils, triggering the growth of pimples. Unfortunately, hormonal changes are .
(June 24, 2007) If you're pregnant, get ready for those hormones! As a pregnant mother, you can expect a series of hormonal changes as your body actually prepares itself for your baby. Unfortunately, along with the hormones comes acne as your skin becomes more vulnerable due to the hormonal fluctuations. Good news .
(June 21, 2007) If you feel like you've done everything you can to treat your acne, everything from homemade avocado masks to a daily application of benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid, but your zits still flare up, then it might be time for you to visit a dermatologist to talk about the possibility of using a ..
(June 19, 2007) The diet and acne myth has been passed down from one generation to the next. According to this myth, eating foods such as chocolates or French fries can make your acne worse. However, this claim is unreliable since there's no solid proof to back this up. Acne's definite cause is something of a ..
(June 19, 2007) You may think that estheticians and dermatologists are basically the same. However, both said experts treat skin conditions but they have different purposes and ways of dealing with people who have acne. Thus, if you have acne problems, it is better if you take a careful note of the difference ..
(June 18, 2007) Before you buy that treatment for oily skin you saw on TV, it's best to understand why you have oily skin in the first place. Experts say that the culprits responsible for your “shiny aura” are the sebum or oil-producing glands underneath your skin, which are also known as sebaceous ..
(June 12, 2007) If you suffer from acne, you know very well that acne is not a static condition. It’s dynamic and can change on a daily, monthly, yearly basis. One moment you've got it, the next there's hardly a trace of it. This fluctuating degree of severity creates a challenge in treating acne. But, the ..
(June 11, 2007) Cystic acne can leave more than the standard set of psychological and emotional troubles in its wake. The possibility of scarring because of improperly treating your acne may present you with more problems than mere skin blemishes, is something that needs to be considered. Physical scarring can ..
(June 11, 2007) Anyone who has suffered through acne knows the long-term effects of acne can be an even bigger problem than the temporary flare-ups that caused it. Now that you’ve gotten rid of your acne, what can you do about the scarring it’s left behind? Preventing the formation of acne scars often ..