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Tips from the Skin and Acne Specialist in Wisconsin on how to reduce acne lesions

Acnegenic, Comedogenic and Allergenic, Oh My!

Comedogenic, Acnegenic, and Allergenic, Oh My! Comedogenic ˌkämədōˈjenik/ adjective adjective: comedogenic tending to cause blackheads by blocking the pores of the skin. (Definition is complements of Google)   There is more to acne than just the buzz word “comedogenic”. Comedogenic is a generic term used by most people to describe a skin care ingredient that […]

Comedogenic Ingredients

  Comedogenic ingredients should be avoided while undergoing acne treatment and for a lifetime of clear skin. Even mildly comedogenic ingredients like Talc can be troublesome to some. Please use only loose acne safe mineral foundations like Mineral Hygienics, which I highly recommend. It covers beautifully and leaves the skin flawless! Just click on any of […]

Acne Treatments

Acne Proof Your Morning Routine!

How do you be acne safe with your morning routine? Here are some tips to stay clear everyday! I hope these help you like they do me to maintain clear, beautiful acne free skin!  Every day we apply ten or more skin care products before we even walk out the door. I am going to […]

Acne Treatments

Staying Acne Free in Summer

With summer in full swing there are common issues that occur with acne prone skin that I have seen in my skin care business. There are ways to prevent summer break outs with some preventative measures. Always have a carefully planned skin care routine that you follow to the “T” without skipping AM or PM routines. […]

Tips to Keeping Skin Clear

1. Change your pillowcases every few days and flip it on a nightly basis! 2. Avoid Dairy, Soy, Peanut Butter and Sports Drinks! 3. Before adding any new vitamins or supplements read each and ingredient on the label, even the inactive ingredients. Ingredients to avoid are Iodine, Potassium iodine or iodide, Biotin (or find low […]