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Why Some Acne Treatments Don't Work

Let’s take a look at the major acne issues: extra skin cells, bacteria, and oil. There are products available in the market place that promise to rectify each above issue. Yet, you’ve probably noticed on your long and difficult journey that they simply do not work and...

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Dermatologist or Esthetician for Acne?

Why an Acne Specialist is Different from a Dermatologist through the Eyes of a Real Client. Easy! You will build a relationship with your acne specialist over your treatments for acne that a doctor simply cannot provide for you! Hi everyone,   My name is Kelsey &...

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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 cause more acne to appear. ...

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Identifying Your Type of Acne

Understanding what kind of acne you have is the first step in correctly picking the right acne care for your skin. Using the right products or acne skin care in the right way is key to getting and staying clear, whether your acne is on your face, back, chest, etc....

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What Causes Acne?

Acne affects approximately 95% of the population at some point during their lifetime. This disorder can range from mild to severe forms, and can even cause extensive acne scarring. Regardless of age, gender, or skin color, the cause of acne is the same across the...

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Omega 3 Fish Oils/DHA for Acne Prone Skin

You may have read our last post about the new Healthy Skin Formula we have started carrying or if you've made a recent visit to our clinic, you may have noticed the three new supplements on the shelves of "Acne Safe Products". Here's the FAQS on the Vitamedica Super...

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New Suppliments at Skintherapy Skincare and Acne Clinic

If you understand the cause of acne then it makes sense that taking zinc and selenium for acne is beneficial.  The good news is that when zinc and selenium are taken in combination with other acne products and acne treatments that your acne specialist recommends,...

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Fish Oil for Acne

What do fish oil and cod liver oil have to do with acne, anyway? In a nutshell, fish oil - or rather, omega-3 fatty acids - appears to help some people clear up their skin faster.  This is because omega-3s reduce inflammation in a few different ways. At our Acne...

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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 index foods may be tied to flare-ups....

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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. Before we talk about acne scarring, let’s address the...

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