“Wash your face as often as possible,” “Dab a toothpaste over your pimple,” “Rub calamansi juice all over your face and leave it overnight”–these are some of many skin care advices you have probably heard from your grandmother or best friend about getting rid of acne. Without second thought, some people will desperately follow these tips, hoping that it will answer their pimple problems–a common mistake that people commit when battling those zits.
It’s highly recommended for people with acne to consult a board-certified dermatologist before venturing into any skin care routine. However, it’s also essential that they are equipped with the basic knowledge about acne–by knowing which is a fact or just another false belief, they can spare themselves from worse skin troubles brought by acne.
See if you know acne well enough. SkinCell, the best derma clinic in Manila and Taguig, brings you a comprehensive infographic about basic truths and myths surrounding this skin condition.
Viewed 78258 times by 6890 viewers