• stages of acne

    Stages Of Acne: How Severe Is Yours? (Plus, How To Treat It)

    What acne stage are you in? Acne doesn’t develop in a day. That ugly red pimple that’s just popped up on your chin has been in the making for weeks. It just decided to appear now. FYI, if that’s all you’re dealing with, count yourself lucky. In the worst case scenario, pimples can turn into […]

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    Does Curology Work? The Truth About Customised Skincare

    What if you could get your hands on Tretinoin without ever setting foot in a doctor’s office? It’s not wishful thinking. It’s a reality. Thank Curology for that. This online start-up is a lazy girl’s skincare dream. It gives you access to prescription treatments you just can’t pick up at Sephora. That’s right. No more […]

  • the best primers for oily skin

    What Are The Best Face Primers For Oily Skin?

    What are the best face primers for oily skin? No, Milk Of Magnesia is NOT a good option. I don’t care if it “works.” Its pH is so alkaline, it can wreak havoc on your skin. You don’t want to fix the grease problem only to end up with irritation… But, where does that leave […]

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    Can You Use Neosporin To Treat Acne?

    Does Neosporin help acne? Yep, the thing your mum used to gently rub on your scraped knees when you fell down. Rumour has it, rubbing it on pimples can make them go away faster, too. It makes sense: bacteria (P. Acnes, to be exact) cause acne, so what’s better than an anti-bacterial ointment to kill […]

  • Aloe Vera facial benefits

    Aloe Vera Hydrates Skin. But Can It Treat Sunburns, Acne & Stretch Marks, Too?

    Did you know aloe was one of the most frequently prescribed medicines during the19th century? No wonder why. We’ve all heard about its soothing power. Word on the street has it, Aloe Vera can moisturize skin, soothe irritations, heal sunburns, treat psoriasis, and even make stretch marks disappear. Can it really do all that or […]