Acne Basics

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Learn the elementaries and essentials of acne-care.
African American woman showing acne scars and hyperpigmentation on cheek

Acne Basics

'Real' Acne Scarring: How to Get Rid of Your Acne Scars

Y'know those deeper and harder-to-remove acne scars? Here are the best treatments to get rid of them. 💪
Priscilla wearing Micropoint for Dark Spots on top of post-inflammatory erythema and hyperpigmentation

Acne Basics

Post-inflammatory Erythema: The difference between PIH and PIE

When a pimple is gone (yay!) and the oozy, flaky skin has healed, you often still have to deal with the aftermath: red or ...
This or That? The Acne vs. Rosacea Version

Acne Basics

This or That? The Acne vs. Rosacea Version

We asked derms to break down the difference between acne and rosacea. Which are you dealing with?
It’s Not What You Think: Here’s How to Know If You Have Fungal Acne

Acne Basics

It’s Not What You Think: Here’s How to Know If You Have Fungal Acne

It looks like acne and feels like acne, but is it really? 

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Pores 101: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About How to Get Rid of Clogged Pores

Acne Basics

Pores 101: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About How to Get Rid of Clogged Pores

Why do my pores look so big?!

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