Archive | March, 2014

Acne and Hair Removal

Acne and Hair Removal- i,e. plucking, waxing, tweezing, threading, shaving, etc. Ever wonder? “Why do I break out after waxing or crazy plucking?” Well, acne prone skin always has little “seeds” of microcomdedones lurking under the skin. When we pull the hair from our follicles (pores) it can cause inflammation and swell the pore opening […]

Retin A Cream as an ACNE Treatment, Not a Good Idea!

These are your ingredients in your Retin A Cream! Read them and know how pore clogging they are. For those of you who are acne prone you are creating more problems when using this cream! On a Scale of 0-5 for causing pimples or clogging pores 0 = Good and 5 = Bad = Creates […]

to pick or not to pick at your acne

To Pick Or Not To Pick

Let’s talk about Pressure and Friction with acne and “#Picking”! I think everyone who has acne can rightfully say, “I’ve done this!” So, lets talk about why we shouldn’t, I am not trying to add to a guilt sandwich, but let’s explore the reasons… 1. #Microcomedones are always lurking in #acne-prone skin; the manipulation, friction, […]

Acne Treatment by Face Reality Acne Specialist

Acne treatment by Face Reality Acne Specialist  There is a new way to treat acne that most don’t know exists. Most acne sufferers start at a dermatologist’s office but it can end at mine. I understand the frustration one feels leaving the doctor’s office with very little information on how to control this inflammatory skin […]