Acne News & Features
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- 8 Best Ingredients for Acne-Prone Skin
Learn about eight ingredients that can help acne-prone skin.
- Don’t Make These Acne Treatment Mistakes
Acne affects teenagers and adults alike. Learn about the acne treatment mistakes holding you back from a clear complexion.
- Lifestyle Changes to Tame Acne
To prevent breakouts, practice these healthy habits, like taming stress, getting good sleep, wearing sunscreen, and not touching your face.
- Adult Acne: Why You Get It, How to Fight It
There are many reasons you can get acne as an adult. Stress or changes in your hormone levels, like menopause or switching or stopping birth control pills, are two possibilities.
- Curing the College Acne Blues
Why your skin can break out in college -- and what you can do about it.
- Healthy Diet, Healthy Skin
Does your diet affect your skin? Learn more about the link between skin and nutrition.
- Can Foods Make You Break Out?
You may know the best foods for your skin, but do you know the foods that may be linked to acne and other complexion problems? WebMD asks experts about what they think are the worst foods for skin health.the possible links between foods and skin problems.
- When to See Your Doctor About Acne
If drugstore treatments don't control your pimples or acne, when should you see a doctor about your acne?
- How to Manage Emotional Effects of Acne
If you're having an outbreak of acne, there's a lot you can do to keep it from putting a dent in your self-esteem. There's no need to let blemishes stop you from keeping up your social life.
- When It's More Than Acne
If your acne is more than an occasional problem, it could be linked to a hormonal condition. How to tackle acne when it's more than just skin-deep.
- A Guide to Treating Mild Acne
Dealing with acne blemishes and breakouts? A guide to treating and caring for mild acne.
- How to Manage Oily Skin
Oily skin can lead to acne flare-ups. Learn what the experts recommend to manage oily skin and fight acne.
- Moderate to Severe Acne: A Treatment Guide
If your acne is more than an occasional breakout, you may need to change your treatment regimen. Facts on treating moderate to severe acne.
- A Guide to Severe Acne Treatment
Severe acne is treatable. Find out what can be done to treat this stubborn skin problem.
- How Your Period Affects Acne
Another pimple? The connection between your menstrual cycle and acne breakouts.
- Medications That Can Cause Acne
If you have acne, it could be caused by medications you're taking for other conditions. Learn how drugs can be the source of your acne.
- Stress and Acne
Does your acne break out when you're stressed out? You're not alone. Find out how stress may make your acne worse.
- 10 Myths and Facts About Adult Acne
Much of what you may think you know about adult acne is probably a myth. Here are the facts.
- Adult Acne Is Treatable
Acne: it isn’t just for teenagers. In fact, many people are plagued by adult acne into their 30s, 40s, and even 50s. Here’s what you can do about adult acne.
- You Asked! Expert A's to Your Beauty Q's: Aging Skin and Acne
Getting wrinkles while you're still getting breakouts may not seem fair, but our expert dermatologists suggest some solutions for both.
- Foods to Help Keep Your Skin Healthy
How what you eat and drink can affect your skin
- Acne Treatments: Old vs. New
Experts compare the latest acne treatments to time-tested remedies.
- Top Teen Skin Problems – and How To Solve Them
The teen years can be filled with angst – the last thing you need is troubled skin. WebMD asked the experts for solutions to the most common teen skin problems.
- Exercise for Healthy Skin
Exercising your body can also keep your skin healthy and vibrant. Learn how your skin benefits from regular exercise.
- Acne ... Again?
Just when you thought your "bad skin" days were over, adult acne strikes. Fight back with adult-strength treatment.
- Tea Tree Oil Treats Skin Problems
Australian tea tree oil is used by many people as a treatment for acne, impetigo, dandruff, and many other skin problems.
- Can the Pill Clear Up Acne?
More women than ever are suffering with adult acne, and misbehaving hormones may be largely to blame. As a result, the birth control pill is being called in for double duty.