There are tons of moisturizing creams on the market pretending to be good for reducing the appearance and texture of acne scars. However, the vast majority are nothing more than a basic lotion that moisturizes the skin. Yes, moisture is important for helping ANY scar get better, but it is not right for [...]
Acne treatments basically come in two categories… the usual standby of Benzoyl Peroxide treatments that do more damage than good, in many cases, and in the all natural and much safter “all natural” acne treatments. While most people make the assumption that an all natural acne treatment can’t possibly be as effective as a chemical, they are quite wrong. This article will discuss the differences between natural and chemical acne treatments, as well as some of the reasons why using an all natural acne treatment is not only better for getting rid of acne, but also for the body in general.
Killing acne causing bacteria is the best way to treat acne. It doesn’t mean that killing it in any old way is a good way to treat your skin, but if you can find a product that kills bacteria, but also is gentle on the skin and promotes healing… then you have a great acne treatment. This article discusses how bacteria is the direct cause of acne, and how you can stop it.
There are lots of acne treatments on the market that contain benzoyl peroxide. This dangerous chemical is one of many that should be avoided when choosing an acne treatment. While most don’t have links to cancer like Benzoyl does, they still can cause more harm than good on many different skin types. This article will discuss some of the dangerous skin care products to avoid.
Oxford University just did a study on the effects of Resveratrol the molecule from red wine extracts, that has long been touted for amazing anti-aging properties. When compared directly to Benzoyl Peroxide, Resveratrol performed better on killing acne-causing bacteria, but had NONE of the dangerous side effects and free radicals that Benzoyl peroxide causes.
Yes, we thought it was weird too. Acne treatments vary from all angles, but the use of Tumeric to treat the acne, we had never heard of. This article discusses how the cooking spice can be used to in the treatment of your acne problem. If you are interested in odd cures or all natural alternatives, this will be an interesting read for you.