5 Best Sunscreens For Sensitive Skin

best sunscreen for sensitive skin

What’s the best sunscreen for sensitive skin?  So let’s talk about sensitive skin and sunscreens. My goal in this article is to teach you: what causes sensitive skin (perhaps your sunscreen isn’t the only problematic product?) how to choose the best sunscreen for sensitive skin? how to recognize what to avoid in a sunscreen? some of my … Read more

How Does Benzoyl Peroxide Work?

what Does Benzoyl Peroxide do

Benzoyl peroxide is a well-known and talked about ingredient for fighting acne. It is available in over-the-counter cleansers, spot treatments, gels, creams and it comes in different concentration in order to meet different severities of acne breakouts. The over-the-counter version is up to 2.5% but there are stronger concentrations and can be prescribed by your … Read more

8 Different Types Of Acne (& How To Treat Them)

different types of acne and how to treat them

Acne is a recurring issue in many adolescents and young adults, though it affects people of all ages. It is a persistent condition that occurs when the hair follicles become plugged with white blood cells, dead skin cells, bacteria, and sebum. Depending on its severity, acne can cause scarring of the skin as well as … Read more

Does Masturbation Cause Acne?

Masturbation is a topic that carries many myths and misconceptions with it. One of these is that masturbation has a negative effect on your skin. Some people believe that masturbating or having sex can lead to acne breakouts especially in puberty. Puberty is the time of hormonal changes, particularly the increase of the male hormone … Read more

How To Treat & Prevent Acne With 5 Simple Hygiene Tips

always wash your face when you are dealing with acne

Acne is a chronic, inflammatory and the most common skin condition that’s affecting millions of people in the world. Our sebaceous glands produce an oily liquid called sebum and this substance is what keeps our skin lubricated and prevents moisture from evaporating through the pores. Sebum also carries dead skin cells through the follicles and … Read more

What Is Post-Inflammatory Erythema (& How To Get Rid Of It)?

Post-Inflammatory Erythema

After writing a post about post-inflammatory pigmentation (PIH), I thought I’d dedicate one more post on another very similar post-inflammatory condition and that is post-inflammatory erythema or otherwise known as PIE. If you’ve read my previous post, you’d know that post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation are those pesky little brown spots that occur when abnormal production of melanin … Read more

What Is Acne Rosacea (& How To Treat It)?

what is acne rosacea

Ance rosacea is a common inflammatory skin condition and it affects approximately forty-five million people worldwide. It often begins with a tendency to blush or flush more easily and can lead to more severe cases like extreme redness followed by cystic acne breakouts and sores. What is Acne Rosacea (& How Do You Treat It)? … Read more