Acne

Treatment

Treatment

Can fish oil cure acne?

Anecdotal evidence suggests that omega-3 fatty acids, as found in fish oil, can improve skin health and reduce acne, and a recent Korean study provides evidence to back up these claims.

Acne scarring: what you can do

Bad acne can leave you with a face that has more craters than the moon. Thanks to modern technology though, you don’t have to be scarred for life!

Treatment for Blackheads and Whiteheads

It is a myth that acne clears up faster when blackheads are squeezed. In fact, squeezing comedones is far more likely to damage the skin than it is to make acne better.

Why you shouldn't squeeze blackheads

It is a myth that acne clears up faster when blackheads or whiteheads are squeezed. In fact, squeezing comedones is far more likely to damage the skin than it is to make acne

Zapping zits away

Fifteen minutes of laser light can control acne for up to three months, a new British study says.

Top 10 problems

You probably have your own list of problems acne has caused you. We list the most common ones.

Treatment overview

Acne treatment is based on the severity of your acne: the worse the acne, the more drastic the treatment.

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