Alternative Treatments, Skincare

Going Vegan for Acne: Does Going Vegan Help Acne?

If you've spent any amount of time researching possible solutions to get rid of your acne, you've probably come across at least one person who recommends going vegan to cure acne. But can going vegan actually improve your skin? Or is it just one more in a long list of "natural" acne treatments that don't… Continue reading Going Vegan for Acne: Does Going Vegan Help Acne?

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

Medications

The Online Dermatology List Every Acne Sufferer Needs

As if having acne wasn’t frustrating enough, the process for finding a dermatologist to treat it is a hellscape all its own. Many dermatologists get booked up months in advance, meaning if you’re going through some serious skin problems now, you won’t be able to see a dermatologist in person for at least 3-4 months… Continue reading The Online Dermatology List Every Acne Sufferer Needs

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

Medications

How to Get Rid of Acne: What FINALLY Worked for Me

As I’ve mentioned in my post about my history with cystic acne, I’ve had acne for well over a decade. Knowing exactly how to get rid of acne has always been a bit of a mystery to me, and it seemed like everything I tried never fully worked. Since I’ve already written about this, I… Continue reading How to Get Rid of Acne: What FINALLY Worked for Me