Acne Therapy Education | Skintherapy - Part 6

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Sugar and Acne

If you're acne prone, you may want to try cutting back on empty carbs and sweets. Researchers are revisiting the connections between diet and acne and a growing body of evidence suggests that eating a diet rich in high glycemic...



Acne Scarring-How Should I Treat My Scars?

Acne Scars Acne can be a devastating disorder – not only is it frustrating to have active acne in the form of spots, redness and pustules, these lesions can leave their mark in the form of scars and dark spots....



What you need to know about Sunscreen

With the summer months in full swing, questions about sunscreen become greater and more of a concern for almost everyone. Physical, chemical, mineral, zinc or broad-spectrum? These days there are what seems to be hundreds of different sunscreens on the...



Acne Excoriee- What are the Signs and Symptoms

Acne excoriée is a type of acne that is sometimes called picker's acne because it occurs when the affected individual picks at the acne lesions. The picking exacerbates the acne and causes scars; the scarring leads to more acne and,...



Adult Acne, Teenage Acne-Why more people are suffering from breakouts than ever before.

According to a study presented at the American Academy of Dermatology's annual meeting this past  March.  Even though over 50% of adults continue to get acne well into adulthood, if you are over 18 and have acne, it's easy to...



Milk….Will it Make Acne Worse?

Finally medical researchers have affirmed that dairy products do worsen acne. How does milk affect acne and what are the precautions to be taken? Many of our clients at Skintherapy Skincareand Acne Clinic wonder why it's so important to cut...



Acne Diagnosis and Treatment Options

Dermatologists are the first choice for someone that is suffering from acne or any other skin disorder. When you have a bump or something on your skin that is abnormal it's natural to want to see your doctor for professional...



Antibiotics and Acne – More Harm than Good?

At Skintherapy Skincare and Acne Clinic of Salt Lake City, we fight acne with an individualized program of product use, lifestyle changes and safe extractions. It is usually a 12 week process to get clear and then continued product use keeps your skin...



Acne and Makeup-New Products that Control Oil

When it comes to makeup and acne, we are sure about one thing - acne suffer-ers need to be using the Priia Cosmetic line. With so many different ingredients that clog pores and so many different formulas for all sorts...



Hair Care Products and Acne

During this series on pore clogging ingredients, we have talked extensively about many different products that you use on your face, but what other types of products cause breakouts? Your hair comes in direct contact with your face most of...