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Acne Resource Center


Acne Resource Center

Virtually everyone who has acne can see clearer skin. For clearer skin, you need two things, acne-friendly skin care, and the right treatment for each type of acne blemish that you have.

You’ll find the skin care and treatment advice that dermatologists give their patients here.

What is acne?

Acne causes more than pimples. How many types of acne blemishes do you have?

10 things to try when acne won't clear

It’s possible for everyone who has acne can see clearer skin. If acne won’t clear, you probably just need to make some changes.

Back acne: How to see clearer skin

If you have acne on your back, you don’t have to wait for it to clear on its own. Treatment and the right skin care can help.

Adult acne often requires different treatment

If you’re still getting breakouts in your 30s, 40s, or 50s, your teenage acne fix may not work as well as it once did. Here’s what can help.

Is your makeup causing your acne?

Some makeup can make you breakout. These dermatologists’ tips can help you figure out if your makeup is the culprit and find products you can use.

Moisturizer: Why you may need one if you have acne

A moisturizer may be just what you need if you’re using one of these acne treatments or your skin feels dry. Find out how to pick the right one.

Acne can affect more than your skin

Acne can change more than your appearance. It can affect your emotional health, too.

Acne myths: Are any preventing clearer skin?

Acne myths have been around so long that many seem like fact. You can find out if any myths are preventing you from seeing clearer skin by taking this quiz.

Do you know how to clear acne?

Different types of acne require different treatment. After taking this quiz, you’ll know how to treat each type of acne blemish.

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