7 Tips To Get Best Results from Isotretinoin/Accutane/Acnotin


Your doctor has decided to start you on a course of Isotretinoin for your bothersome acne. Good for you. Isotretinoin is one of the best medications available for the treatment of acne, especially if they are to leave marks and scars. Here are some tips so that you can get the best out of this […]

How To Correctly Pop a Pimple Without Scarring and Beware When Not To!

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We’ve all had pimple emergencies and the urge to pop a pimple we shouldn’t have. That irritating zit that chooses to appear at the most prominent spot on our face and just before an important event. We squeeze at it with all our might, wishing that it’ll go away sooner. Unfortunately, it usually ends up […]

Suffer from Acne Marks and Blemishes? How to Get Rid of Them Effectively

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“Phew.” Unfortunately, that sigh of relief is often replaced with another sigh of despair. Your pesky pimple finally flattens and dries up but leaves an indelible mark. We feel you. These brownish or reddish marks are very frustrating as they wreak havoc on your clear complexion. In this article, I will share with you how […]

5 Tips to Deal with Severe Cystic Acne from an Aesthetic Doctor

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We all know that sinking feeling when you feel that big, tender bump on your face in the morning. You know what’s coming, yet there isn’t much you can do about it. If this sounds familiar, you probably have had cystic acne before. This is an especially relevant topic as I have seen an increase […]

Guide to the 12 Best Superfoods for Super Skin in 2021

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Beauty starts from within. This may sound cliche, but what we chomp down has a direct impact on our skin. If you’re having late night suppers, fast food and bubble tea, can you really expect your skin to be healthy? Of course not! Superfoods on the other hand, may be the difference between naturally glowing […]

Why Stress Worsens Acne and How You Can Stop It


Why do zits often erupt just before an exam or big event? As the stress levels build up towards the big day, your complexion starts to freak out and break out. Is it a coincidence? It turns out that whatever we believed all along is true: stress does worsen acne. This is an especially important […]

How to deal with Oily Skin? 10 Best Ways to Deal with this Problem

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Oily skin is a classic example of when too much of a good thing becomes a bad thing for you. To people who suffer from oily skin, it’s hard for them to imagine that oil (or sebum) is actually good for them. We know how frustrating it is to rely on all sorts of oil-control […]

Why Light Chemical Peels Are Great For Your Skin, even in 2021

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1550 BC. That’s a cool 3000 over years ago, and how long since humans have known that chemical peels are good for our skin. In ancient Egypt, Queen Cleopatra famously bathed in sour milk regularly to improve her skin tone and achieve great complexion. She probably didn’t know the active ingredient back then, but we […]