Product Review: Coral Actives Acne Therapy System

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The Coral Actives Acne System uses benzoyl peroxide to help kill the bacteria that causes acne and sea whip, which helps to mitigate pain and take down inflammation — very beneficial for those with acne. I’ve had an unfortunate breakout as of late, so it was the perfect time for Coral Actives to send us their Read more »

How to Get Rid of Acne: 6 Treatments You Haven't Tried!

Skin Care

acne, a photo by epidenver on Flickr. People typically think of acne as a typical teenage problem.  However, a University of Alabama at Birmingham study of more than a thousand adults revealed that acne doesn’t always end with the teen years, even if you have a skin care routine. Adult acne affects the following demographics: Read more »

Product Review: Avon Clearskin Professional Acne System


It’s a new year, and people always love a fresh start.  So what about a fresh face? Avon Clearskin Professional Acne System ($34.00, is Avon’s leading acne system, featuring a Deep Pore Cleansing Scrub (4.2 oz), Clarifying Toner Pads (45 pads), and Daily Correcting Lotion for under $40.  Not a bad deal! The primary Read more »

Product Review: Zeno


Zeno ($185.00, is a handheld acne device that supplies heat of 121oF to the area of a blemish for an average of 2.5 minutes to get rid of the blemish faster. Versus other acne treatments, how effective is Zeno? Is it worth the cost? How effective is Zeno for mild to moderate acne? Graph Read more »

Acne: What Causes It and What to Do About It


According to dermatologist Dr. Nicholas Perricone’s The Clear Skin Prescription, there are seven phases of acne from its onset to its most severe form, the cyst. What are the seven stages of acne formation? Stage 1: Retention Hyperkeratosis In normal skin, there is exfoliation of the skin follicle. In retention hyperkeratosis, there is no exfoliation Read more »