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How to treat adult acne with face oils

Waking up to a face full of acne is not a pleasant sight in the morning. Acne is a common skin problem prevalent among women of all ages. In fact, a study of The American Academy of Dermatology indicates that more than 50% women aged between 20- 29 are affected by acne. Not only this, women aged between 30-39 and 40-49 also come in the acne prone category. Thus, late or adult onset acne has become very common among women aged in their 20s to 50s. Acne and depression Acne affects more than appearance, it goes skin deep and affects a person’s emotional health. According to Doris Day, a certified dermatologist based in New York "There is an emotional connection...

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How to avoid Acne and Inflammation with ancient Ayurvedic remedies?

This post is part of "Understanding Acne" Series.  You are what you eat. This has been the age-old saying of our elders. In this world, full of unhealthy fast food and packaged food, the choice to eat healthy can be a hard one. Although there is nothing wrong with eating junk food once in a while, the problem arises when junk food becomes a daily affair. In 2010, research was conducted to see if eating unhealthy food really affected our skin or not. And surprisingly, the answer was yes. Although to not a great extent, food rich in saturated fats, unhealthy carbs, lactic acid, oils, salt and sugar can wreck your skin in many ways. Why does junk food affect...

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How the food we eat can cause Acne? Three simple ways to tackle acne!

Acne and The Food We Eat We are sure that you're moisturizing your skin right, cleaning that air filter, and exfoliating every week for that blemish-free skin and healthier complexion. But one thing which most of us often overlook is our diet. According to several nutritionists, it is important to feed your body with the right nutrients and vitamins which would provide the building blocks for healthier skin. Our body is one unit, where all its functions are powered by our digestive system. It's about time we realize that when our gut is healthy, our skin will shine.  This is why it is important to be vigilant about what we eat as they can trigger and contribute to breakouts and...

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Understanding Acne : Acne and Air Pollution

Acne and Air Pollution How much do we all love to pamper our skin? We cleanse it, prep it, moisturize it, take care of it. After all, we all have one skin to live with, and it deserves all the love and catering of the world. Sometimes, despite doing everything perfectly, we end up with pimples, or even a full blown break out. We think it’s because of something we did to make it bad. However, what if we told you that it might not be your fault? Consider the following if you are suffering from acne: Have you recently moved to a dustier environment, or a busier city? Do you get random pimples that itches, is sometimes red, for...

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