From Fungal Acne/Folliculitis to Clear Skin (with Pictures)

How I finally realised I had - and beat - fungal acne

Fungal acne has been the cool kid in the skin care community for a while now. And it’s because almost everyone can relate in one way or another. People find it comforting that maybe – just maybe – their stubborn, recurring pimples that resist treatment aren’t acne, but a different beast entirely. Though I enjoy … Read more From Fungal Acne/Folliculitis to Clear Skin (with Pictures)

Flatten Inflammatory + Cystic Acne with Benzoyl Peroxide

Take on inflammatory and cystic acne with benzoyl peroxide

Ever had that really nasty, deep kind of acne? The kind that you could feel growing and practically see from a mile away? Inflammatory acne like papules, pustules and cysts aren’t glamorous or fun. They are painful and can leave serious scarring behind once they’re gone. Once you’ve determined that you’re dealing with inflammatory acne … Read more Flatten Inflammatory + Cystic Acne with Benzoyl Peroxide

How to Choose Between Benzoyl Peroxide vs Salicylic Acid

Which is better: salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide?

Benzoyl peroxide and salicylic acid are the two most-talked-about acne fighting ingredients on the market. Odds are, if you’ve ever tried an anti-acne cream, moisturiser, or face wash, it’s contained one of these two ingredients. They’re both affordable, readily available, and effective – in fact, they both appear on the¬†World Health Organization’s List of Essential … Read more How to Choose Between Benzoyl Peroxide vs Salicylic Acid