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Apr 26, 2004
... My Derm instructed me not to exfoliate. She claims that exfoliaters cut the skin and make acne worse. She told me never to exfoliate. I used to throughout the week to remove dry skin so my makeup would go on smoother but she advised me against it. ... (1 replies)
... on't clog pores and come from austrailia so they can be a little expensive, but they are good for the skin. I also heard olive oil does wonders hmm.. I heard of exfoliating with olive oil and salt? ... (5 replies)
... legallyblonde: oh thats awesome... so u go this monday! i just went in yesterday for mine. no peeling for me....yet! hehe... but 2morrow i should start seeing it though! and by the weekend my entire face will be exfoliating. (i'll tell everyone i went on vacation and im peelin b/c of a sunburn hehe). Also, after the peel wear sunscreen at ALL TIMES. And do not let the direct... (15 replies)

... Shy One, I have been using St. Ives sensitive skin scrub for a long time now and LOVE it. It works so well so I hope it does for you too. I use Cetaphil the days in between. My skin is clear now but I still get a few pimples occasionally before my period. If you have lots of active acne, try not to rub too hard on it with the scrub because it will aggravate the pimples. I... (3 replies)
... st off if your going to own one..I suggest it not sleep in the bed with you, and secondly,...not lick your face. If exfoliation is your problem...why not buy an exfoliating scrub? ... (18 replies)
... lighted mirror will allow you to really see any flaws in technique, or places that you didn't blend well enough. Gently exfoliating and moisturizing the skin before applying makeup will allow for even application. ... (5 replies)
... something, but looking back I think it was psychological. And after a while, it just made my skin oilier. And when I had blemishes, the cleanser, because it has exfoliating grains in it, irritated my blemishes and made them worse. just something to think about. ... (13 replies)
... My skin has improved substantially but I'm not quite sure if I can say that it was because of the lemon water for two reasons. At around the same time I started exfoliating my skin with a lemon and water solution three times a day. It was a very diluted solution that I would apply with a cotton pad and I suggest everyone try it. ... (34 replies)
... I've tried Biore and that's crap! The clinique acne soap is ok, just made my skin quite dry though. ... (3 replies)
... since the last summer my back was al clear but since about a month all that crap is coming back again, i've tried exfoliating it with a backbrush and its not helping, anyone got any suggestions? ... (2 replies)
Apr 25, 2001
... In theory, with proper exfoliation, acne can be prevented. It's only when cells are abnormally shedded, etc. etc. that a breakout forms (and may eventually become infected by bacteria, etc. etc.).. To my knowledge, one of the greatest exfoliants is glycolic acid, but there are others such as beta-hydroxy acids and, of course, head and shoulders
Acne scars
Apr 20, 2001
... Mind you, I brushed my face until it was very flushed and red. My scars looked worse and worse (because I was exfoliating so aggresively) that my mom said 'Gosh what happened to your face'? But after 9 weeks, I had 'sanded down' the scars- skin is so much smoother now. (44 replies)
Acne scars-help
Apr 10, 2001
... Hey John! Welcome! If your scars are new, get them treated quickly!!!! Old scars are tougher and they will stay longer. Put Vaseline on 6x a day. Do a search on 'Vaseline' and 'Clinical proof that Vaseline heals scars'. Also, immediately start brushing with a facial scrub- buy one at any drugstore and keep exfoliating (brushing) the spot until it's red to make sure it... (3 replies)
... Can't really say since I have only been on AHA for two weeks. Here is what I did notice. You know how when your skin gets somewhat dry from the acne products and then you have some flakes on your skin. Well after using the AHA product they are gone after about a week of daily use. ... (6 replies)
... Yeah, I definately think I would benefit from Accutane. I know my acne is caused by irregular shedding of my skin and oiliness. Which is what accutane takes care of. ... (216 replies)
... I used to have bad bacne and NOTHING helped. I tried those exfoliating washes, soaps, scrubs, the Neutrogena acne body wash, I used sulfer spot treatment, I used harsh toners... NOTHING worked. ... (6 replies)
... who get acne and zits need different skin care. ... (0 replies)
... So after trying lots of many different products, I think that I have found my acne cure. I just wanted to say that this may not work for everyone, but it certainly has for me. ... (0 replies)
... My acne was mostly mild but very very persistent and seemed to be getting up towards the moderate range too often for my tastes. ... (36 replies)
... i put pro activ bp on my nose and cheek areas and had a bad allergic reaction. the skin there has been redder ever since, and i think i made it worse by using exfoliating products and no sunscreen since then. i have huge pores and fine lines, and oily skin! ... (35 replies)

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