- May062019Ellis James
Many skin care and cosmetic products are formulated for sensitive skin, or acne-prone skin, but not for both. In fact, sensitive skin has such a range of possible reactions, including acne, that it can be difficult to care for, and impossible to find a foundation with the coverage to conceal acne, without aggravating sensitive skin. We are taking a closer look at sensitive skin with acne to learn how best to care for it and reveal the 6 best foundations for sensitive skin with acne.
- Apr222019Ellis James
Most foundations are designed to even out skin color, conceal dark spots and hyperpigmentation. Unfortunately, those same foundations often don’t conceal well and can actually exaggerate areas of uneven skin texture, making scars, bumps, fine lines, and large pores look even more visible than before. For those who need a foundation that not only evens out color, but helps to cover and smooth skin texture, it’s important to know which foundation to choose.
- Jan282019Ellis James
Acne breakouts can happen to anyone at any time. Although you may notice more breakouts during adolescence, it’s not uncommon to have acne as an adult. Also, contrary to popular belief, acne is not an indicator of your hygiene habits or diet, not directly anyway. Keep reading to find out what is causing your acne problems and the truth behind some myths about the dreaded breakout. You may be surprised at what you learn…
- Sep242018Ellis James
If we let them, old scar and acne marks can sometimes make us a bit self-conscious, particularly if they’re located somewhere quite visible. Most of us have them and they’re one of those things that other people probably hardly notice, seeing just our natural beauty. In an ideal world, we would give our little skin imperfections no thought at all and proudly claim our ‘war wounds’ and marks that show we’ve lived! However, if you would rather try to tackle them, there are many things that you can try these days. From lotions and potions, to more expensive laser therapies to reduce and sometimes drastically minimise scaring.
- Aug272018Ellis James
Acne can plague all ages and can be triggered by all sorts of imbalances such as food and hormones. Frustrating and sometimes painful, there’s a myriad of products out there that promise a solution. Although everyone’s skin reacts differently, we’ve listed our favorite spot treatments here.
- Nov082017Ellis James
Adult acne is a tricky one and there are all sorts of reasons why as grown-ups we still have to deal with this embarrassing issue. It could just be down to the fact that you had oily skin as a teen and it has continued into your adult years, you could have an underlying health problem, or it could just be down to menstrual cycle hormones.