Category: Topical treatments

How to spot comedogenic ingredients hiding in your bathroom cabinet

How to spot comedogenic ingredients hiding in your bathroom cabinet August 23, 2016 Chris P. Topical treatments 0 Excuse me for the awful pun in that title, but I couldn’t resist (“spot”, “comedogenic”, geddit?). This post is about compounds, cosmetic ingredients and substances which are comedogenic. Comedogenic means “having a tendency to cause pimples by

Hydrocortisone and Your Acne

Many of us tend to think that acne only affects teenagers whose hormones are developing and raging. Not so. Acne can affect anyone at any age; you can breeze through your teenage years with clear skin, wake up one morning in your 30s, and suddenly find that your face is breaking out. Though annoying, this

Epsom Salt as an Acne Treatment

We know it as Epsom salt, the pharmaceutical world knows it as magnesium sulfate. No matter how you refer to it, or what name you know it by, you probably know the tremendous benefits and advantages presented by this mineral. Epsom salt looks like large white pieces of salt, and because of its consistency, it