Clear Skin or Not So Clear

When a new Acne Client comes in your their consultation I always expect they want their skin 100% clear. I know I can get them to 100% clear but sometimes clients are ok with just better. I try to accept that expectation but it does disappoint me when I know 100%...

Is My Acne Protocol Working?

Acne Treatment Denver CO We are an instant gratification society. We like immediacy. But when it comes to skin care, if the effects are instant, they are not lasting. Things that change the underlying skin condition and really transform—peeling out impactions,...

Do I Use My Acne Products Forever?

“Do I have to use my acne products forever?” I get asked this question all the time when clients skin has cleared and they are now in maintenance. The simple answer is yes! Most of you have used every kind of over the counter products and prescription...

Can Skin Care Cause Acne? Comedogency

What is Acne Cosmetica? As the name suggests, acne cosmetica is a form of acne triggered by the use of cosmetic products. This is certainly not limited to makeup, as any products applied to the face and the surrounding areas can instigate this type of breakout – hair...

Acne Mechanica. What is That?

The term acne mechanica designates local exacerbations due to pressure, friction, rubbing, squeezing, or stretching. Examples are given of various physical traumata that provoke lesions in acne patients. The precipitating causes of stress are diverse, they include...