Author: Meagan Duffy

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4 Common Myths About Acne, Busted

Acne, though embarrassing and frustrating, is surprisingly common. In fact, 85% of people in the U.S. have experienced some type of acne at some point in their lives. However, the widespread nature of acne doesn't make having the condition any more fun. The blemishes themselves can...

6 Surprising Causes of Body Acne

Acne is incredibly common in the United States. In fact, 60 million people in the country live with this unpleasant condition. Though we most commonly think of acne as small blemishes found on the face, acne can also appear almost anywhere else on the body,...

pediatric dermatology

What is Pediatric Dermatology?

With so many different specializations in all kinds of medicine, it can be difficult to keep track of which doctors treat what conditions.   As you likely know, dermatology refers to the branch of medicine that diagnoses and treats skin disorders. Within the field of dermatology, there...

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The Many Bad Habits that Can Worsen Your Acne

Acne is rarely fun and almost always hard to eliminate. Even the best hygiene, diet, and scrubs can only do so much to prevent breakouts in acne-prone skin.   However, if you have persistent, noticeable, and uncomfortable acne, you might unknowingly be instigating the bacteria that causes...

aesthetician

Three Common Questions about Aestheticians, Answered

In both the medical world and the beauty world, it can be hard to keep track of all the treatments, products, and professionals involved with maintaining beautiful and healthy skin. People who have acne, stretch marks, or scarring especially know the difficulty of finding and...

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Tips for Preventing and Treating Acne Scars

Pimples may be temporary, but acne scars can last from several months to a lifetime. Redness, dark patches, or dimpling from acne scars can be discouraging for anyone, but there are ways to help the condition. Use these tips to help prevent acne scars before they...

medical dermatology

Four Reasons to Never Pick At Acne

A huge portion of the population knows the struggles of dealing with pimples, blackheads, and other blemishes. In fact, 85% of people experience some form of acne during their lifetime. Picking and popping pimples are almost as common as having acne in the first place. Though...