Author: ClearlyDerm

ClearlyDerm / Articles posted by ClearlyDerm (Page 7)
THE TRUTH ABOUT ADULT ACNE

The Truth about Adult Acne

There are probably plenty of things you miss about being a teenager — like having your mom do your laundry, or those three months of summer vacation. Acne, however, probably isn't a part of your fondest memories. Unfortunately, it often trails us long into our adult...

BODY ACNE 101: CAUSES, TREATMENT, AND PREVENTION

Body Acne 101: Causes, Treatment, and Prevention

By Erika Luceri-Johnson Unfortunately, your face isn't the only place where pimples can pop up. As if the zits on your face weren't hard enough to manage, breakouts on your back (colloquially known as 'bacne') add another unsavory element to the equation. Although it doesn't make great...

HORMONAL ACNE: MEN GET IT TOO

Hormonal Acne: Men Get it Too

By Erika Luceri-Johnson While many women are prone to pre-menstrual breakouts, hormonal acne is not reserved to the fairer sex alone. In fact, teenage boys are actually more likely to suffer from hormonal acne than their female counterparts. Even as adults, many men can trace the...

ARE FACIALS ACTUALLY GOOD FOR YOUR SKIN?

Are Facials Actually Good for Your Skin?

By Erika Luceri-Johnson Chances are, if you’re committed to keeping your skin clear, you've treated yourself to a facial or two. But are these appointments really worth your time and money? In short: absolutely! Under the right circumstances, facials are a fantastic way to unclog pores...

DO OTC ACNE TREATMENTS REALLY WORK?

Do OTC Acne Treatments Really Work?

By Erika Luceri-Johnson When it comes to fighting acne, over-the-counter (OTC) products are often the first recourse for the blemish-stricken. Luckily, finding an effective face wash or cream can be as easy as going down to the nearest drugstore — as long as you know what...

THE NEXT GENERATION OF ACNE TREATMENTS

The Next Generation of Acne Treatments

By Erika Luceri-Johnson Although acne is an age-old issue, we're still discovering new methods of treatment all the time. After all, everyone’s skin is unique, so there's really no such thing as a cure-all acne product. Contrary to what you might believe, overly harsh products can...