Acne Therapy Education | Skintherapy - Part 11

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Adult Acne Treatments

Acne doesn't just plague teenagers, it is also a concern for many adults.  Adult acne is just as prominent in society these days and can be triggered by hormonal fluctuations, stress and poor nutrition. Adult acne or hormonal acne usually shows...



Get Rid of Acne with Chemical Peels

If you are an acne suffer and believe that doing a chemical peel will fix your acne....  Think again!Chemical peels can be good exfoliating treatments, when performed by a professional. A chemical peel can aid in the clearing of your...



Common Myths About Acne

Here are some common myths about Acne:1.     Acne is caused by dirty skin: Unfortunately this myth causes a lot of overcleaning of the face with soaps and strong detergent cleansers.   Over cleansing will only irritate acne and may actually make...



How to Treat Cystic Acne

Cystic Acne is the most visible of all the acne types and is also the type of acne that leaves permanent pitted scarring.  Cystic Acne is seen most in adolescent boys, it is characterized by large red pustules and cysts,...



An Acne Solution that Really Works!!

When I first started out in 2005 as a Master Esthetican I felt like I needed to be everything for everybody.  What I mean is that I offered pedicures, manicures, body waxing, teeth whitening, and skincare in my business. However,...



How to Successfully Treat Acne….

If you search the internet you will find a multitude of  information on how to successfully treat acne. Usually the information is coupled with a sales strategy from some skincare brand trying to get you to purchase their products. The...



Treating Acne with Coconut Oil

Coconut Oil has become the "go to" product of 2013.  Dr. Oz has referred to Coconut Oil as having super powers and can aid in people losing weight, treating skin conditions, ulcers and much more. HOWEVER, acne is a skin condition that...



Does your Doctor really care about treating your Acne?

Are you using prescription medications to treat your acne? How's it working? You may want to read this article. Seems doctors are more concerned about getting your $$$ from the prescriptions then actually treating your acne. http://www.medpagetoday.com/Pediatrics/GeneralPediatrics/41618Learn more about Real Acne...



Hormonal Acne

Monthly periods, changing birth control, post baby and menopause, these events can all trigger hormonal acne in women.  Men may have acne in their teen years and then it tapers off, however women can spend their entire life fighting hormonal...



Acne Treatments with Antibiotics

Tetracycline became the first go to antibiotic to treat acne for doctors and dermatologists after it was discovered in the early fifties. The story goes that a couple of acne cases were treated with tetracycline therapy and slight improvements were witnessed. ...