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How To Prevent Acne

For anyone, acne is an annoying problem to have. No matter what age you are it can be very painful, and often times acne “miracle creams” fail to deliver on their promises. Dealing with red and unattractive skin is unpleasant- but there is good news! Following these tips, can help you prevent unwanted and unnecessary acne. And while there is no sure-fire way to prevent acne, this advice can improve your chances of reducing the chances of acne before it starts.

Keep Your Face Healthy. The most efficient way to stay acne-free is to keep your face clean and healthy. Avoid touching your face with your hands, as that spreads nasty bacteria, and stay away from oil-based products. It's also important to wear sunscreen to avoid burns, which can kill your skin cells and plug your pores. If you can train yourself to do so, try sleeping on your back to avoid contact between your face and your pillow, again minimizing the spread of bacteria. And for women, it's crucial to refrain from heavy make-ups and to always wash off your make-up before bed. Wearing mineral and powder based foundations are also excellent ways to cover-up and counter-act. Other ways to bypass the bacteria can include: moisturizing (with a non-oil based lotion!) to keep off dead skin cells, showering after you exercise, using make-up applicators to skip touching your face, and trying to refrain from wearing lots of hats or scarves that can trap oils in your pores. If you suffer from acne on the body, it can be helpful to invest in a salicylic acid body wash that can fight pimples there too. The most important way to prevent acne is to always wash your face before bed.

Keep Your Lifestyle Healthy. What many people don't realize is that the way we regularly live can affect the amount of acne we face. Making unhealthy life choices- whether physical or mental, can cause our bodies to produce more acne, then it otherwise would. One very important pre-caution is drinking water, which cleans and detoxifies our systems. Also try to abstain from too much time spent in the sun, which can not only cause acne, but create worse problems such as skin cancer. One important tip to remember is to not smoke. Smoking has been proven to cause many health problems and it's also a big source of acne for adults. And small things like getting enough sleep and taking time to relax are important to avoid a hormonal imbalance and an onslaught of acne. Although there is no proven correlation between eating healthy and the amount of acne we suffer from, many people feel healthier and better about their skin, when eating right.

Keep Your Environment Healthy. Along with keeping your face and life clean, it's important to keep your environment clean. Make sure not to share facial towels in order to dodge the transferring of bacteria; and wash your pillow case frequently- again to escape pore clogging bacteria. Even seemingly silly things like washing your glasses often and keeping your cell phone clean, can minimize the spread of acne.

Of course if you still suffer from acne after these tips, try experimenting with different over-the-counter acne products before consulting a dermatologist. Many of these products can actively fight your pimples, and coupled with these prevention tips - your acne can be better managed in no time!

Kourtney Kardashian's Favorite Makeup FIGHTS Acne While Covering Blemishes

Acne is tricky, because you want to cover it, but so many makeup products can lead to more breakouts! This brand helps heal while it conceals, and is loved by Kourtney Kardashian! The Kardashian and Jenner sisters all look amazing, and now we know why!

Published:  Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:48:00 GMT



Best Makeup Tips for Acne-Prone Skin

Concealing acne is tricky. You have to hide both uneven skin color and texture issues. You also need to be careful that pustule acne doesn't pick up makeup. As a dermatologist, I know it's best to use mineral powder on acne-prone skin. Avoid ...

Published:  Tue, 25 Jul 2017 03:02:00 GMT



Smell like roses: Use the petals to treat acne and de-stress. We tell you how

Roses have a lot of uses apart from its de-stressing fragrance. From being an ace hydrator to being a healer, experts have rated the rose and its petals high for their uses. Here are some of the benefits: Hydration: Rose mixed with water helps hydrate, re ...

Published:  Tue, 25 Jul 2017 04:11:00 GMT



Sol-Gel announces positive results for combination therapy for acne

Sol-Gel Technologies Ltd. has announced positive results from its phase 2 clinical trial of its topical drug candidate TWIN for treating acne vulgaris. TWIN is a once-daily cream containing a fixed-dose combination of tretinoin and benzoyl peroxide ...

Published:  Tue, 25 Jul 2017 08:57:00 GMT



Sebacia grabs $36M to push gold microparticle acne treatment through FDA

Sebacia, which already markets its gold-and-silica microparticle acne treatment in Europe, raised $36 million to finish a U.S. pivotal trial ahead of an FDA submission expected in 2018. The new funding includes a $20 million series D and a $16 million debt ...

Published:  Tue, 25 Jul 2017 07:03:00 GMT



How to Use Chamomile Essential Oil to Treat Varicose Veins, Sore Muscles, Acne and Much More

Most people know Chamomile as a common flavor of tea, often promoted for its calming effects. Since Roman times, Chamomile oils have been used topically to cure all sorts of ailments ranging from muscle soreness and spasms to stomach and indigestion issues.

Published:  Tue, 25 Jul 2017 08:57:00 GMT



7 Pieces Of Skincare Advice You Should Never Listen To If You Have Acne

I'm a firm believer in the power of using the internet for good. Yes, even in this age of Nazi-lite internet trolls becoming mainstream, I think that more good than bad can come from online communities of people coming together, sharing ideas, and ...

Published:  Sun, 23 Jul 2017 01:00:00 GMT



Are Cortisone Injections the Answer to Your Acne Issues?

It's the night before your big job interview. Or the day before a big night out. Or heck, the day before Aunt Flo visits. That when it shows up, a big lump forming under your skin that you can feel, even if you can't quite see it yet. You know that ...

Published:  Mon, 24 Jul 2017 22:10:00 GMT



Sebacia Announces $36 Million Equity and Debt Financing to Advance Breakthrough In-Office Procedure for Acne

DULUTH, Ga., July 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sebacia, Inc., a privately held, clinical and commercial stage dermatology and aesthetics company, today announced that the company has completed a $20 million Series D financing led by existing investors ...

Published:  Mon, 24 Jul 2017 22:47:00 GMT



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