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Angela Palmer

Updated Articles and Resources

By Angela Palmer

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Acne Ages and Stages Created: Thursday, August 29, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      Acne can happen at any age -- from birth through adulthood. Find out why acne develops, and how acne is treated at different stages of life.
    • Review: Neutrogena Clear Face Break-Out Free Liquid Lotion Sunscreen with SPF 30 Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      How does Neutrogena Clear Face Liquid Lotion Sunscreen with SPF 30 really work? Read the review and find out how it worked for my acne-prone skin.
    • Topical Retinoids Created: Thursday, July 31, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      What are retinoids? Get the definition of retinoids, and learn how topical retinoid acne treatments can help improve your skin.
    • Microdermabrasion Created: Monday, September 24, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      What is microdermabrasion? Get the basics on microdermabrasion, what happens during a microdermabrasion treatment, and if microdermabrasion is effective for the treatment of acne.
    • All About Retin-A (Tretinoin) Created: Saturday, February 21, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Got questions about the popular acne treatment Retin-A (tretinoin)? Get honest answers about how Retin-A works, its side effects, and how to get the most f..." itemprop="de"$zTP='t3'" --> itemprop=...
    • Bargain Acne Spot Treatments Created: Monday, June 30, 2008 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Acne spot treatments are great to help heal pimples quickly. And you don't have to spend a lot of money for a good one! Learn about the best acne spot treatments for under $10.
    • What To Expect from Your New Acne Treatment Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Want to know what to expect from your new acne treatment? From benzoyl peroxide to isotretinoin, this guide will help you during those initial weeks of treatment.
    • Which Acne Medications Cause Sun Sensitivity? Created: Friday, June 27, 2008 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Do you know if your acne medications cause sun sensitivity? Learn the worst offenders, and how you can keep your skin safe while using acne medications that cause sun sensitivity.
    • Esthetician Created: Monday, September 24, 2007 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      What is an esthetician? Learn more about estheticians, what estehticians can and can't do for your skin, and how estheticians can help you treat acne.
    • iPledge Requirements for Men and Women Who Can't Get Pregnant Created: Monday, October 13, 2008 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Enrollment in the iPledge program is required for all people taking isotretinoin medications, including Accutane, Claravis, Sotret, and Amnesteem. Learn about the iPledge requirements for men and ...
    • Should I See an Esthetician or a Dermatologist about My Acne? Created: Monday, January 21, 2008 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Should you see an esthetician or a dermatologist for acne treatments? Learn how to choose the skin care professional who will help treat your acne.
    • Topical Antibiotics Created: Saturday, January 05, 2008 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      To treat acne antibiotics may be a good choice for you. Learn more about treating acne with topical antibiotics, how they work, and tips for acne antibiotic treatments." i--#if expr="$zTP='t3'" --...
    • Acne Cosmetica Created: Wednesday, December 05, 2007 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      Acne cosmetica is one of the many types of acne. Learn more about acne cosmetica, its causes and treatment.
    • Does Fried Food Cause Acne? Created: Thursday, August 06, 2009 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      Is there a link between fried food and acne? Does eating greasy, oily foods cause oily skin and pimples? Get the real deal about food and acne.
    • How To Choose a Sunscreen (That Won't Break You Out) Created: Sunday, February 15, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      You need a face sunscreen. But there's no need for a thick, oily cream! Learn how to choose the right face sunscreen for acne that will give you great sun protection, but won't clog pores or brea...
    • Bye Bye Blemish for Acne Drying Lotion Review Created: Tuesday, November 29, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      Bye Bye Blemish Drying Lotion is an over-the-counter spot treatment for acne. Want to know how it really works? Read the review.
    • Closed Comedo Created: Friday, September 26, 2008 Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014
      At your last appointment, your skin care therapist remarked you had a lot of closed comedones. What are closed comedones? Learn more about closed comedones, and how they form.
    • Comedolytic Created: Thursday, August 27, 2009 Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014
      If you have acne, you may have been prescribed a comedolytic medication. What is comedolytic? Learn the definition of comedolytic.
    • Infantile Acne (Baby Acne) Created: Monday, October 28, 2013 Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014
      Does your baby have infantile acne? Here's what to do when your baby has acne.
    • Natural Acne Remedies Created: Tuesday, July 21, 2009 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
      Are you looking for more natural acne remedies? Whether you use them alone, or in conjunction with other acne treatments, these natural acne remedies will help you clear your skin. Find out which...
    • Review: Aveeno Active Naturals Clear Complexion Cleansing Bar Created: Saturday, August 31, 2013 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      Is Aveeno Active Naturals Clear Complexion Cleansing Bar right for you? Read the review and get the real scoop on this blemish bar.
    • Product Review: Clean and Clear Essentials Deep Cleaning Toner Sensitive Skin Created: Sunday, June 30, 2013 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      Review: Clean and Clear Essentials Deep Cleaning Toner for Sensitive Skin is an OTC acne treatment toner. But is it really a good choice for sensitive skin types? Read the review to find out.
    • Acne Skin Care DON'Ts Created: Monday, March 10, 2008 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      Good skin care is a critical part of your acne treatment routine. Learn what you should not do when treating your acne, and learn how to better care for your acne prone skin.
    • Choose the Right Acne Cleanser Created: Thursday, January 08, 2009 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      Been to the skin care aisle lately looking for acne cleansers? Then you've seen the overwhelming choices. But don't worry. With a little know-how, you can choose the right acne cleansers for you.
    • Why Do I Have Acne During Pregnancy? Created: Friday, February 13, 2009 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      You probably never thought you'd be dealing with acne during pregnancy! Learn why those pimples suddenly appeared, and what you can do to safely treat acne during pregnancy.
    • Nelsons Pure and Clear Balancing Toner Created: Monday, August 01, 2011 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      Is Nelsons Pure and Clear Balancing Toner for acne right for your skin? Read the review.
    • Hypertrophic Scars Created: Thursday, October 18, 2007 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      Learn more about hypertrophic and keloid scarring.
    • Systemic Medication Created: Monday, January 21, 2008 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      Acne is sometimes treated with systemic medications. Learn what a systemic medication is and how systemic medications are used as acne treatments.
    • Keep Teen Acne to a Minimum Created: Monday, May 28, 2007 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      Nearly everyone suffers from teen acne to some degree. But teen acne doesn't have to progress to something more severe. Learn more about teen acne treatments, and what steps you can take to treat...
    • Cell Turnover Created: Tuesday, September 25, 2007 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      While learning about acne treatment, you may hear the term
    • Retin-A Micro Created: Tuesday, October 25, 2011 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      Retin-A Micro is a popular acne treatment for both teen acne and adult acne. Want to know if Retin-A Micro is right for you?
    • Noncomedogenic Created: Tuesday, May 29, 2007 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      What is noncomedogenic? If you have acne, your doctor or skin care therapist will probably recommend noncomedogenic products. But what does noncomedogenic mean?

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