Acne Scars, Medications, Skincare

Best Ordinary Products: My Favorites for Acne and Skincare

If you've read any of ANY of the other post I've published on this blog, then you've probably picked up on the fact that I'm a big fan of The Ordinary. Despite the sometimes questionable mental state of The Ordinary's CEO, Brandon Truaxe, I like supporting this brand because their products do genuinely seem to… Continue reading Best Ordinary Products: My Favorites for Acne and Skincare

Acne Scars, Alternative Treatments, Skincare

Microneedling at Home: My Experience with Microneedling for Acne Scarring

If you thought getting rid of your acne was the only hurdle you had to jump in order to get clear skin, I have some bad news for you: it’s not. The scarring left behind from acne can look almost as bad as the acne itself. And, when your acne scarring is deep and super… Continue reading Microneedling at Home: My Experience with Microneedling for Acne Scarring

Acne Scars, Lifestyle

Acne Positivity! All of My ‘Benefits of Having Acne’ Tumblr Posts

A while ago, I started writing my "Benefits of having acne" posts on my accompanying Tumblr blog. Not only because I wanted to make other people with acne feel better, but because I really needed to find some way -- any way -- to feel better about my skin while I was trying to treat… Continue reading Acne Positivity! All of My ‘Benefits of Having Acne’ Tumblr Posts

Lifestyle

Can You Still Be Attractive With Acne? (Hint: Yes)

For many of us, a face full of acne doesn’t really scream “sexy,” but feeling attractive is a huge part of how we nurture our confidence and maintain a positive self-image. If you’re constantly worried about those pimples on your cheeks or forehead, it’s often difficult to feel attractive with acne. Obviously, if we could… Continue reading Can You Still Be Attractive With Acne? (Hint: Yes)

Acne Scars, Skincare

How to Stop Popping Pimples

I’m not sure if this is something that everyone with acne does, or if it’s just something that some of us obsess over, but I have always been a pimple popper. After having acne for more than a decade, it’s only recently that I’ve learned how to stop popping pimples. I still want to pop… Continue reading How to Stop Popping Pimples