Category Archives: oily

How to wash your face

Washing face is more than just soap and water. This step is really important and you should not ignore it. The purpose of cleansing is to remove long worn makeup, sweat, dirt and bacteria from your skin. If you do … Continue reading

Choose the right exfoliator for your skin type

Every day, your skin is exposed to dust, smoke, and heat from the sun. So, only washing your face is not enough to take away all the dirt and dead skin cells. Each week, do not forget to find some … Continue reading

Isotretinoin: The safety warnings

If salicylic acid is like gentle sandpaper for your skin, isotretinoin (commonly referred to by the now-defunct brand name Accutane) is paint stripper. It gets the job done when nothing else will, and it comes with plenty of safety warnings. … Continue reading

Skin Care Benefits of Sulfur

How can Sulfur Skin Care Products Help to Fight Acne? Sulfur is usually not the first thing that comes to mind when people think of effective acne treatments, but this odorous mineral is actually one of the oldest acne treatments … Continue reading

Salicylic Acid

 Salicylic Acid is also known as Betahydroxy acid or BHA. It is derived from a bitter powder that comes from the bark of a willow tree. It is a “keratolytic” (keratin-dissolving) which is the technical term for exfoliating ingredient. It … Continue reading

How to Choose Natural Oils for Your Skin Type

Not long ago cosmetic experts say we should use oil-free products to avoid clogging pores. But it’s time to change. Now many natural oils are our friends. Unlike synthetic oils and minerals sitting on the the skin’s surface, today many … Continue reading


Whаt аrе the exact ѕуmрtоmѕ оf clogged роrеѕ? Thе сlіnісаl nаmе fоr blосkеd роrеѕ іѕ соmеdоnе. Sіgnѕ аnd symptoms include thіngѕ lіkе blасkhеаdѕ (partially clogged pores), whiteheads (completely clogged pores), оr pimples (rеddіѕh соlоrеd іnflаmmаtіоnѕ оf the роrеѕ where оіl … Continue reading

How does BENZOYL PEROXIDE helps with fighting acne?

The P.acnes bacteria that cause acne can not live in an oxygen rich environment which Benzoyl Peroxide provides when it comes in contact with the skin so breakouts are reduced. It is also a keratolytic, providing exfoliating benefits in the … Continue reading

Taking Care of Oily / Acne-Prone Skin

Loading up on too many oil and shine fighters can strip skin of moisture. Here’s how to create balance and a clearer complexion. To unclog pores, wash your face morning and night with a cleanser containing salicylic acid, try EILEEN … Continue reading

Acne FAQs

What causes acne, and how can I prevent it? Whatever your age, breakouts have similar causes. Hormones play a big role: Your body starts producing them during puberty and continues through adulthood, flaring back up in your 40s. Controlling your … Continue reading