Adult acne sufferers have different needs than teenagers. The problem, however, is that the majority of acne treatments on the market make no differentiation in which group of people they aim to treat. While the same ingredients will kill acne bacteria, older people need to be more concerned with the dramatic signs of aging and damage to the skin that these acne treatments can cause. Older skin, of course, can’t recover as fast, thus making adult acne sufferers have to be more cautious. This article discusses some things adults should consider in treating their acne.
65/100 Rating. The Murad Post-acne lightening gel is designed to basically “bleach out” the redness or discoloration associated with acne scars. They made the product specifically for acne sufferers, which we like. This product attempts to handle one of the two big acne scars symptoms (discoloration) but doesn’t attempt to try and heal the scar itself in any way. It’s sort of like a “half treatment”, but the fact that it is made just for acne scars, and the good reputation of Murad, prompted us to take a look at this acne scar treatment. Read the full review to see how it fared.
Rated a 70/100. The ZenMed scar treatment didn’t specify that it was strictly for ACNE scars removal, since it looks like they are taking an “it works on any scars” type of stance. We would have preferred a more specialized treatment, however the ZenMed products are all natural so we gave them a try. Our results were not overly exciting but the product is “OK” if you’re looking to get rid of scars on the body and not too worried about having an acne breakout from the products. Read the whole review of this scar removal product to see what we experienced.
Preventing acne scars is MUCH easier than getting rid of them once they entrench themselves. The problem is that the prevention must be done while still fighting the acne that comes before the scars. The majority of people are so worried about making their acne go away, that they forget to take steps to prevent the emenant scarring that comes after. This article goes into detail on some things you can do while fighting your acne, to make sure that the acne scars of a later time don’t ever settle in on your skin.
Exfoliating the face is an important step toward a healthy skin. Depending on your skin type, certain types of facial cleansers that exfoliate may be prescribed or recommended. However, much confusion still exists as to whether or not to scrub ones face with the typically abrasive scrubs that are o the market. This article discusses the pros and cons of using a facial scrub, and suggest some alternatives that exfoliate more gently.
There are lots of scar removal creams on the market, but most are for scars in general and don’t really benefit the acne sufferer. While that is the case for some products, a new discovery was made of a peptide that used to be used to repair damaged tissue. This peptide called Collaxyl, has been refined and used in acne scar cream by one company in particular. This article discusses how it works, and some of the tremendous benefits that it has for people dealing with acne scars.
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.
The best acne treatment for one person is not necessarily the best for all people. For one thing, everyone’s skin is different, so the best thing we can do is to make educated guesses based on key ingredients and the safety hazards of ingredients too. This article discusses several things you can look for when shopping for an acne cream that will help you find the best acne treatment for you. It will discuss ingredients, dangers, and other very important factors you have to consider.
A large percentage of those who suffer from acne scars are in their middle aged years, and thus, are ALSO dealing with aging skin that is starting to wrinkle or show other signs of aging. While it seems logical that since there are so many people out there with acne scars and aging skin that there would be a product that treats both, there isn’t. Well, not really at least. There are, however, some product lines that carry anti aging products AND acne scar removal products. This article discusses the special needs that an aging acne scar sufferer has, as well as some things to look for in a product line that can help.
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.
The idea of someone else’s pimple touching my skin is kind of upsetting. However, when your significant other is dealing with acne, how can you not kiss, touch, or come in contact with the acne breakouts? The question is if this type of contact can pass the acne to you… this article will disspell any myths you might have heard.
Zenmed is a skin care company that specializes in scars, acne, and rosacea. Their all natural approach to treating acne was interesting to us, and they do NOT contain benzoyl peroxide, which is to their credit. While the price was about double many other treatments, we still wanted to check it out. Read the full review of Zenmed acne treatment to see how we rated it as far as killing bacteria, calming and soothing the skin, and price.
(OUR TOP RATED) Dermagist’s reputation for being on the cutting edge of new treatments for the skin was supported with this acne treatment. A two product combination of a cleanser and an acne cream is fairly common, but the ingredients used in this system are a FIRST. Basing the launch of this product on a seriously exciting discovery made at Oxford University, Dermagist combined all natural ingredients in this acne system, and is making all the benzoyl peroxide creams reconsider their efforts. A safer and better alternative for curing acne, we took a look at how this 2 product acne treatment performed.
Many of us get frustrated and try acne cream after acne cream. While that is one approach to finding one that works for you, the constant “adjustment” that your skin has to make can worsen the appearance of your acne. For this reason, this article will point out why its important to find the best acne cream and to stick to it. You will also read HOW to find the right one.
The Dermajuv Acne Scars Fading Cream is a pretty wonderful discovery we made. Many people are still using the old standby “scar removal creams” like Meladerm, but those are made for scars in general. Dermajuv’s product is made ONLY for acne scars, and it heals and makes the discoloration go away. Safely.
The Exposed Acne Treatment System has a presence online, and we had seen their ads and reviews on quite a few acne cream reviews sites. Not having seen this product anywhere else, we decided to take a look at it. The encouraging part was their ingredients that calm and soothe acne, but the downside was the dangers of Benzoyl. Read the whole review to get the full picture.
Everyone at some point has to pop a pimple. Whether you suffer from serious acne, or just get an occasional zit, there is a proper way to pop a pimple that won’t make your acne worse, or damage your skin. Read this article if you’re interesting in learning how.
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.
Acne is a broad category of a skin condition. There are different types of acne breakouts, that may require that you treat them with different acne cream or approaches altogether. This article is good to read if you want to learn what kind of acne you suffer from, so you can treat it right.
There are lots of myths and also truths about how your diet can effect your acne breakouts. While diet is not the absolute most important factor in treating your acne, it definitely effects it, and how well your acne cream can work. Read this article to see if your diet might be causing your problems.
Teen acne or acne during adolescence is often considered just a phase, and is left untreated. The importance of clearing up teen acne, however, can not be overstated. This article will take a look into some of the things teens can do to keep their acne at a minimum and avoid further suffering.
On one side of the coin, if you don’t ever want to take off your shirt, then back acne might be something you can live with. However, the embarrassment of large breakouts of acne on one’s back usually comes to light during those summer months or in the locker room. While there is no simple cure, this article will give some insight into how to minimize your breakouts of acne on the back.
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.
There are so many common beliefs about acne that are just not true. We will call them myths in this part 1 article about some things involving acne that are just plain old false. Think stress can cause acne? Better read this post and think again.