Acne Basics

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Learn the elementaries and essentials of acne-care.
Blind Pimples: What They Are and How to Get Rid of Them

Acne Basics

Blind Pimples: What They Are and How to Get Rid of Them

A blind or hidden pimple is acne lurking deep under the skin. Micropoint for Blemishes uses microneedling technology to re...
tavon looking at shoulder and back acne

Acne Basics

It’s Not Just for Faces: Bacne 101

Bacne happens to the best of us, but it doesn’t need to get the best of us.
Five different plants representing different skin types and conditions

Acne Basics

What is My Skin Type?

5 simple questions to determine your skin type once and for all. Learn whether your skin is dry, normal, combination or oi...
African American woman showing acne scars and hyperpigmentation on cheek

Acne Basics

How to Get Rid of Your Acne Scars

Acne scarring is difficult to treat, but knowing which type of acne scarring you have  will make treating the skin much ea...

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pH scale from 1-14. Less than 7 means acidic, above 7 is alkaline, 7 is neutral, skin's optimal ph is 5.5

Acne Basics

The pH Balancing Act: How it Can Help with Acne

Learn what pH levels are and how to balance your skin's pH levels properly, which can help reduce acne, wrinkles and dry s...

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