- It cannot be cured by prescription pills but it can be controlled with the right combo of medicines
- Your actions( eating certain types of food, failing to wash off makeup) do not cause acne.However stress can trigger it.
- BUT, In some people,certain foods such as iodine in salt, hormones in meat and milk,high glycemic foods(junk food) can trigger it.
- Sun Exposure makes acne worse. Use sunscreens that are oil free.
- Sun Damage is cumulative. You should wear sunscreen with zinc oxide,avobenzone or mexoryl as the active ingredients.
- Popping your pimples will only cause the bacteria to go deeper into your skin.Place an ice cube on a pimple to reduce the inflammation and follow with your Acne spot treatment
- To control Acne do not just do spot treatment."By the time a pimple erupts, you're witnessing the finale,not the beginning." By DAILY applying a medicated system for the whole face is how to prevent pimples at the source, which is deep down your pores.
Saturday, September 25, 2010
Taking Control of Acne: The Doctor's Secret
Labels: Skin Care