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    How To Fade Acne Scars For Good — Without A Trip To The Derm

    First came the acne and then came the fully-loaded pile of salicylic acid cleansers, benzoyl peroxide creams, and spot treatments. Now all that remains are the ghosts of pimples past: acne scars — and they can haunt you long after the initial breakout has gone away. The hard truth is that nothing you can buy over-the-counter […]

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    These Mud Masks Make Short Work Of Acne Breakouts

    As tough as it may be, we’ve come to terms with the fact that acne is a part of life that extends far past puberty. It doesn’t matter if your skin is oily, combination, or dry, acne doesn’t play favorites when it comes to random breakouts. But instead of prying and poking at our faces […]

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    Dr. Pimple Popper Takes On Her Biggest Challenge Yet

    This story was originally posted August 4, 2016. No one out there actually likes a pimple — except for maybe one person. Sandra Lee, MD, a.k.a. Dr. Pimple Popper, has made her career on the gross little blemishes and built a huge following from the videos of her dealing with them. The gross, yetoddly fascinating, […]

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    How I Got Rid of Adult Cystic Acne That Popped Up Out of Nowhere

    I had the good fortune of sailing through high school with only the occasional breakout — nothing that a dab of over-the-counter benzoyl peroxide couldn’t fix in a couple of days. With my teens and 20s far behind me, I figured that any pimples I’d get would continue to be a once-in-a-while occurrence. I thought […]

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    Even Olivia Munn Had Acne. Here’s How She Made It Go Away.

    When we learn about the “secret” skin care routines of Hollywood’s biggest stars, it usually doesn’t help, because they have access to some of the best dermatologists and top-notch treatments in the world. Though this is true for most, one would be surprised by how many celebrities rely on over-the-counter products or natural remedies. One celeb who comes to mind […]