It may take longer than you expected, and it may mean using medications you hoped you'd never need like oral antibiotics or isotretinoin , but your acne can be successfully treated.
Although acne is completely frustrating, there are things you can do to get it under control. Regular exfoliation helps keep your pores clear of gunk and makes your skin softer, too.
Main image credit: You may get a new pimple every day. I better find out.
Or maybe it solved your acne problems, but now you have the added bonus of depression, extra bone growth, and some blindness... Acknowledge these feelings.
The toner must be well-formulated to gently help exfoliation or improve pore function with an ingredient such as niacinamide; and the moisturiser needs to be fluid no lotions or creams and contain antioxidants to calm irritation. It is a retinoid.
And of course, everyone wants to know how much it's going to cost. If you know why and how you breakout, it can effect what you do about it. It can take 2 to 3 months or longer to see clearing. The best way to do so is by having your skin professionally diagnosed by a dermatologist. That is, if I knew then what I know now, things would have definitely been different. It's better to spend money on proven over-the-counter products like benzoyl peroxide or prescription acne medications.
What about your diet?
There were times when I was standing there, in the kitchen, with 2-3 books on the counter and a bunch of vitamins, supplements, and solutions of "Don't Try This at Home, Kids" and you can bet I wished I knew what I know now.
So then a lot of people seem to ask me, "Well... You've only got a few pimples on your face here and there.
There are treatments out there for everyone. Everyone's body is different. Ask a Dermatologist.
Let me ask you this, "Can you tell me how long it will take to fix a car? We all want clear skin, and we're ready to do anything to get it.