Posts Tagged ‘acne’

Serum 101 – Do I need One?

With all the different creams, gels, ointments, toners, and other skincare products out there, it makes you wonder whether you need all of them. Serums: are a liquid or gel-like formula packed with a high concentration of super effective ingredients like vitamins, antioxidants, and peptides made up of small molecules so it penetrates the skin deeper to give faster results than a lotion or cream can treat all kinds of skincare issues from acne, fine... 

Its About Time – FDA Releases Acne Medication Guidelines

OK we no longer blame the FDA on delaying their sunscreen regulations for over 9 months since they’ve apparently been verrrry busy. They recently released final guidelines for over-the-counter topical acne medication and classified benzoyl peroxide as a safe and effective ingredient. We know, we know…haven’t we all been using acne creams that have benzoyl peroxide since our puberty-miserable years in junior high?!? In addition to... 

Clay Masks for Acne

WHY WON’T YOU GO AWAY? AAARGH! If you’re a 30-something like me and are STILL plagued with acne and desperately trying all the zit creams like a 14-year old girl, then its time to finally admit what works and what doesn’t work for your skin and just stick to it. Well I’ve finally discovered the one thing that actually works – the CLAY MASK. Clay masks absorbs excess oil and other pore-clogging dirt which is gentle on... 

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