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Zapping Zits, The Natural Way!

natural acne treatmentsWhether you are an adolescent or an adult, we have all had that moment when a huge blemish seems to appear out of seemingly no where and at a less than ideal time. Luckily, there are many products that can diminish the appearance of these unsightly pimples and chances are that they contain either sulfur, salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide. Benzoyl Peroxide is known for clearing blemishes quickly because it kills acne-causing bacteria and dries pimples out quickly. It also helps reduce the inflammation. Sulfur is one of the oldest acne treatments out there. It helps dry the pimple, treats oily skin and keeps the pores clear. It is considered a natural option for treating acne. Salicylic Acid is effective in treating acne because it penetrates deep inside the follicle where acne begins. It works as an exfoliant and helps keep the pores clear of cellular debris. If you are more than an occasional breakout sufferer, you may want to have a series of Acne Treatments, these will help get the bacteria level under control. These treatments can be invaluable to prevent scarring and hyper-pigmentation that can result from severe acne.

Marci – Aesthetician
Del Mar Plastic Surgery