• Scientific Skincare - Acne Scars vs Acne Marks
    Skincare,  Acne,  Skin Concerns

    Acne Scars vs Acne Marks | A Guide To The Different Causes & Treatment Options.

    Have you ever had a breakout clear up, only to find that you have been left with skin texture irregularities and discolouration? You’re not alone. Acne affects up to 80% of 18-30-year-olds and 5% of those over 30, 95% of which experience some degree of scarring. But why do we get acne? Why does acne leave scars and discolouration? What’s the difference between acne scars vs acne marks? And, for the love of all that is good, how do we get rid of acne scars and acne marks? Fear not, for here is everything you need to know about acne scars, acne marks, and the difference between them.

  • Scientific Skincare - Can Antioxidants Cure Acne?
    Skincare,  Acne

    Can Topical Antioxidants Cure Acne?

    A number of topical antioxidants have demonstrated the ability to improve the appearance of acne. Originally, it was thought that topical antioxidants improved acne purely by reducing inflammation, however, more recent research has suggested that it may be due to their ability to neutralize free radicals. This begs the question – “can topical antioxidants cure acne?”.

  • Scientific Skincare - Does Vitamin C Serum Cause Acne
    Skincare,  Acne

    Does Vitamin C Serum Cause Acne?

    Do you have oily acne prone skin that can break out if you so much as sniff a new skin care product? Are you looking to incorporate a vitamin C serum into your skincare routine but worried that it will break you out? Is vitamin C good for acne prone skin? Or does vitamin C serum cause acne? Let’s explore the research behind vitamin C serums in order to answer these questions.

  • Scientific Skincare - Best Hydrating Products For Acne Prone Skin
    Skincare,  Acne,  Best Skincare Products

    5 Of The Best Hydrating Products For Acne Prone Skin.

    Do you have skin that feels tight and dry even though there is an excess of oil? If your answer is yes, then you may have dehydrated skin! Fear not! Here are the 5 best hydrating products for acne prone skin. Dehydrated skin is, basically, skin that lacks enough water to function optimally. In acne-prone skin, it is most commonly caused by harsh medications, excessive facial washing, and surfactant containing cleansers. Skin hydration is controlled by the outer most layer of the skin – the stratum corneum. The stratum corneum serves a vital role in skin health as it maintains the barrier function of the skin by keeping water in…

  • Sudocrem For Spots
    Skincare,  Acne

    Does Sudocrem Help Spots?

    Do you feel like you have tried every product under the sun to try and improve your acne? Have you spent a small fortune trying to banish those blemishes? Well, there may be another alternative that won’t break the bank. In fact, you probably have this potential spot-zapping superhero laying around the house somewhere. I mean, everyone has a tub of Sudocrem lying around don’t they? Now, have you thought about using Sudocrem for spots? Yes, that’s right, Sudocrem for spots! But how does Sudocrem help spots? How should you use Sudocrem for spots? And are there any downsides to using Sudocrem for spots? How Does Sudocrem Help Spots? First,…