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22 Home Remedies get rid Acne & Pesky Pimples

Your skin is your friend. You like your skin. Your skin likes you. It protects you from the elements and literally keeps you together. You in turn do your best to protect it from any kind of damage. Then, one day, acne rears its ugly head, and you suddenly hate your skin. What do you [...]

How to Treat a Pimple on Neck

Overview Pimples that form on the neck are not uncommon, and there are many ways to treat them. If you’ve been unsuccessful treating them with over-the-counter solutions, consider speaking with your doctor about more aggressive treatment options. Pimples are a form of acne, a very common skin condition. In fact, the American Academy of Dermatology [...]

The Best Minerals & Vitamins for Acne

Medically Reviewed by Peggy Pletcher, MS, RD, LD, CDE onSeptember 9, 2014 — Written by Zohra Ashpari Acne can strike at any age. Although it’s more common among teenagers, and sometimes in women going through menopause, acne affects 17 million people in the U.S., according to the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Acne surfaces during [...]

Types of Acne and How to Treat Them

Acne types You may hear the term “breakout” used to describe all forms of acne, but this isn’t always an accurate description. Not all types of acne spread across the skin. Clogged pores cause acne itself. These may be attributed to: excess production of oil (sebum) bacteria hormones dead skin cells ingrown hairs Acne is [...]

Does Coconut Oil Treat Acne or Make It Worse?

Acne is a common skin disease that affects up to 80% of people in their lifetime. It is most common among teenagers, but it can affect adults of all ages. Because of coconut oil's many health properties, some people have started using it to treat acne. This involves applying coconut oil directly to the skin, [...]

Can You Cure Your Acne With Apple Cider Vinegar?

Apple cider vinegar is made by fermenting apple cider, or the unfiltered juice from pressed apples. It has a variety of uses and has become increasingly popular in the natural health community. It's believed to have many health benefits, including lower blood sugar levels, weight loss and a reduced risk of cancer. Some even claim [...]