Acne

Acne can be a stubborn problem in your teenage years and stem into adulthood. Learn everything about what causes acne and how to get rid of it.

5 Natural Supplements That Could Clear Up Your Acne for Good

Still using zit creams? The science behind these supplements suggests you can treat acne from the inside out.



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Yes, Your Acne Is Worse in the Summer—Here’s How You Can Get Rid of It

Dermatologists explain why summer acne is so common—and what you can do to avoid warm weather breakouts.


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If You Have Acne, Follow These 11 Essential Makeup Rules

Caking on makeup is not the way to go.


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11 Dermatologist-Approved Facial Masks for Acne

Say buh-bye to breakouts, blackheads, and acne scars with the blemish-busting ingredients in these dermatologist-approved facial masks.


Amazing Skin Transformations That Will Make You Run to Your Dermatologist

These before-and-after photos prove why a dermatologist is totally worth it.


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If You Have Acne-Prone Skin, Read This Before You Apply Sunscreen

A dermatologist reveals the sunscreen ingredients to watch out for to avoid acne breakouts while protecting your skin...


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How To Get Rid of Cystic Acne, Sometimes Overnight (Really!)

All the beauty treatments and over-the-counter creams in the world won't help with the large, painful, sometimes hardened bumps that...

Does Birth Control Help or Hurt Acne? A Dermatologist Sets the Record Straight

Here's an unexpected benefit to birth control pills: They could help clear up your complexion—as long as you choose the...


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The Acne Treatments Dermatologists Use On Themselves

Dermatologists reveal the acne treatments they use for dealing with the occasional breakout and offer tips for how to...


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9 Common Skin-Care Ingredients That Are Making You Break Out

If you're prone to breakouts, you probably have an arsenal of products to treat them, but not all are actually...


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Everything You Need to Know About Hormonal Acne—and How to Clear It for Good

For many women, pimples continue to sprout up way beyond puberty, thanks to fluctuating hormones. The good news: Hormonal acne...


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The Dermatologist-Approved Way to Pop a Pimple at Home

Most of the time, you'll want to leave those bad boys alone, but if you must play dermatologist, this step-by-step...


Acne Scars: 6 Things to Know About How to Treat Them

How to erase the damage from pimple picking and other bad skin habits.


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Adult Acne: Why It Happens and What You Can Do About It

Battling adult acne? You're not alone! 30 percent of women age 40-60 suffer from acne.Try these tips for restoring your...