Category: Acne and Acne Scars

Why Does Acne Leave Scars?

Why Does Acne Leave Scars?

After acne has healed, it can leave a reminder in the form of marks or scars. In most cases, red and brown marks can fade without treatment, but this isn’t always true for acne scarring.…
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Your Common Questions About Melasma Answered

Your Common Questions About Melasma Answered

Melasma is a common type of hyperpigmentation characterized by brownish or grayish patches on the face. It is also called chloasma and referred to as “the mask of pregnancy”, as it is common among pregnant…
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How Hormones Affect Your Skin

How Hormones Affect Your Skin

Your hormones can cause your skin to act out, contributing to a number of unwanted skin issues. Hormonal fluctuations can happen at age, more commonly during menstrual cycle, pregnancy, and menopause. Pimples, which usually show…
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When Your Acne Won’t Go Away

When Your Acne Won’t Go Away

One frustrating thing about acne is that it is difficult to treat. If you feel like you’ve tried just about everything to clear your blemishes but they still won’t back down, you may be wondering…
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What’s the Deal with Forehead Acne?

What’s the Deal with Forehead Acne?

While acne and pimples can occur on nearly every part of your body, many notice this skin problem on their forehead. If this is the same for you, it is likely that you may see…
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Adult Acne: 5 Things You Need to Know

Adult Acne: 5 Things You Need to Know

The horrors of acne do not just disappear after puberty ends. While it is true that breakouts are common in teens and young adults, they can persist in your adult years.  If you’re still battling…
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