How to Take Care of Acne-Prone Skin in the Summer

Acne is not just something that awkward teenagers have to suffer through as they slowly adjust to the world, and it definitely doesn’t just go away once you hit 21! Acne often persists throughout adulthood, and in the summer months it gets worse as the sun hits your face and the seasons change, affecting the pH and sensitivity of your skin.

Top Three Acne Myths Debunked by a Dermatologist

Acne is one of the most common skin conditions in the United States, affecting up to 50 million Americans annually. This skin condition can affect one’s self-esteem and can prevent them from doing everyday activities.

AffDerm in the News: Do Pimples Pay?

Does teen acne mean better grades? In a recent Emory University study in-part called, “Do Pimples Pay?” acne in teens was associated with higher grades in English, math, social studies, science, a higher GPA, and even more money later on in life. 

AffDerm in the News: How to Help Kids Cope with Acne

The emotional rollercoaster many teens and pre-teens experience can become worse this time of year. Back to school can add stress in a variety of ways: busier schedules, more responsibilities, and social challenges.