I've been obsessing over my skin and skincare for at least 30 years, starting from my very first "blemish" when I hit puberty. (Ha — I scoff to think that that itty bitty bump ever qualified as a pimple in my mind). So when it comes to skincare, I'm a realist — I know … Continue reading Have I Finally Found the Secret to Beating My Hormonal Acne?
What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas? Yeah, not this time. I had just gotten back from a big beauty convention, and my souvenirs from weren’t just bags and bags of beauty samples and press kits — a little red bump found its way onto my face and latched on for dear life. Then … Continue reading I Had a Massive Breakout — and LJH Tea Tree Mask Saved Me
June may be Acne Awareness Month, but the battle for clear skin is a year-round undertaking. Take charge of your complexion and exile pimples once and for all with the right ingredients — salicylic acid, benzoyl peroxide, green tea — and for every step of your skin care regimen. Cleanse: Don't strip skin … Continue reading Banish the Blemish & Control the Oil For Acne Awareness Month
Yesterday, I talked about some methods I use to prevent adult hormonal acne. Here, some of my favorite skin care products I use religiously to keep acne at bay. Treat and prevent Most experts agree that in order to deal with adult acne, a salicylic acid cleanser combined with a benzoyl peroxide treatment … Continue reading Tackle Hormonal Acne Without Drying Out Your Skin, Part 2
I remember when I got my first “pimple.” I put quotes around the word because, at the time, I was about 13 or 14, and I remember discovering that tiny little pinkish bump on my nose. Of course, I freaked out, and immediately went out and bought Sea Breeze toner, an alcohol-laden toner that … Continue reading Tackle Hormonal Acne Without Drying Out Your Skin, Part 1