The Acne Battle Book

using a toner

Do You Really Need To Use Toner?

By Kali Kushner   Just the word, toner makes me think back to the good ole days of teen acne. I tried every pre soaked cotton round and squeeze bottle on the market that would undoubtedly cont...

eczema

How To Get Rid Of Eczema

What's Eczema? Eczema is a condition where parts of the skin become itchy, inflamed, red, and rough. Affected areas of eczema usually appear very dry, thickened, or scaly. For fair-skinned people,...

what is microneedling

What Is Microneedling? Microneedling Benefits Explained

   By Emma Fan,  You may have heard of microneedling, a treatment that can help several skin concerns like acne scars, fine lines, and dark marks.   What Is Microneedling?   @banishacnescars What ...

microneedling mistakes

10 Microneedling Mistakes That Slow Or Ruin Your Results

Microneedling is is popular treatment for several kinds of skin conditions!  Microneedling works by stimulating collagen production in the skin to reduce acne scars, fine lines, and hyperpigmentati...

Low Glycemic Diet Foods for Acne

How I Cured my Acne: Low Glycemic Diet

By Kali Kushner Today, I’m here to talk to you guys about how diet can affect your skin and how a low glycemic diet could 'cure' acne. People will say nonsense to those with acne such as 'you are ...

The Ultimate List of Pore Clogging Ingredients To Avoid

The Ultimate List of Pore Clogging Ingredients To Avoid

by Samantha It would be nice if all skincare formulas were made with acne prone skin in mind,  but in reality, having acne means paying a little extra attention to checking if there are acne-causi...

types of eczema

7 Types Of Eczema: Pictures and Differences Between Them

ECZEMA FACTS Eczema is a condition where parts of the skin become itchy, inflamed, red, and rough.   Keeping the skin moisturized can prevent certain kinds of eczema. It is important to distin...

all about hormonal acne

Is It Hormonal Acne? Causes and Treatments

By Samantha Hormonal acne isn’t just acne that pops up around someone's period – it also includes acne in teenagers and adults during hormonal shifts, women with  PCOS, as well as the skins gener...

Read This Before Taking Doxycycline For Acne

Read This Before Taking Doxycycline For Acne

Anyone who has ever had full on acne can tell you that sometimes all the standard topical treatments in the world aren't making much progress for their acne. When topical products aren't really h...

how to exfoliate

How To Exfoliate Properly For Clear Skin

By: Samantha Rizzo   When you don’t know how to exfoliate, adding it into your routine can seem intimidating.  Anyone who wants to show their best skin should know how to exfoliate and include it ...

Stubborn Acne? It Could Be Folliculitis

Stubborn Acne? It Could Be Folliculitis

By: Samantha Rizzo  Have a breakout that just doesn’t seem to go away no matter what you try? It turns out the culprit could be inflamed hair follicles – also known as Folliculitis. Folliculitis, ...

having bad acne

10 Things I Wish I Knew When I Had Bad Acne

by Samantha When I first got acne, it shook me to the core and turned my entire world upside down. I had always enjoyed the luxury of having perfectly aesthetic, clear skin as a teenager (thanks t...

This Product Ruined My Skin in One Night

This Product Ruined My Skin in One Night

by Kali Kushner   If you stumbled upon this blog because you're looking for your next holy grail product, you've come to the wrong place. No, today's blog is actually about how one single produ...

How To Create A Skin Care Routine For Acne Scars

How To Create A Skin Care Routine For Acne Scars

Nothing feels more frustrating to have your acne cleared up, but the acne scars remain.  There are ways to remove acne scars, however! What you need is to establish a skin care routine for acne s...

Dermaroller 101: Everything you need to know!

So what exactly is a Derma Roller?  I'll answer those questions and explain how to use a dermaroller and the skin benefits of a derma roller today.  What is a Dermaroller?  You may be wondering, “H...