Acne 101: Why Are My Normal Pimples Scarring?

You’ve heard it a thousand times now: don’t pick your pimples! Hopefully, you’ve taken that skin care advice to heart and left them alone to heal properly. But unfortunately, even the most vigilant non-pickers will find that every once in a while, a pimple that’s left alone still leaves its mark. But these aren’t actually […]

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Tips to Help Banish Back Acne for Good

Whiteheads, blackheads, and cysts are often associated with the face, but many people also experience blemishes on the shoulders and back. Back acne, or bacne, requires a specialized treatment strategy. Here are some lifestyle changes and treatment options to help get rid of back acne. Causes of Back Acne As with acne on the face, […]

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Four Tips to Help with Stubborn Acne

If you’ve suffered from acne, you know how hard it can be to treat. We see patients at The Dermatology Clinic all the time who struggle with their confidence due to ongoing acne problems. We offer professional treatment for all types of blemishes. Here are our top four tips to help you get the clear […]

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Understanding the Causes and Prevention of Adult Acne

Adult acne is more common than one might expect. Normally, acne is associated with teenagers, but studies show that a significant number of adults are affected as well. It has a variety of causes, but with the right treatment regimen provided by the Dermatology Clinic, adult acne can be prevented and controlled. Causes Stress causes […]

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Skin Care Throughout the Ages

Skin care has been an integral part of the beauty regimens of some cultures for thousands of years. In the name of clear, smooth, and youthful skin, some figures have gone to extreme lengths, incorporating milk, lead, even ground-up jellyfish into their creams and facial treatments. Read about the different approaches some people have taken […]

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Top 5 Ways To Prevent Acne And Achieve Your Best Skin

It can be difficult, almost impossible, to feel confident and happy with blemishes or an unclear complexion. The secret to a flawless complexion is to stop breakouts before they begin by focusing on acne prevention. By making small changes to a daily skincare routine and lifestyle, these five tips will help prevent acne. 1. Facial […]

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3 Adult Acne Causes You Might Not Know

Diet and hygiene are common causes of acne, but these are far from the only culprits. Several factors can cause unsightly blemishes and even major breakouts, especially in adults. Adults tend to suffer from acne in the lower half of the face, and though blemishes may look like the same attention-grabbing marks from teenage years […]

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How to Avoid Breakouts During Holiday Travels

There are a number of reasons why skin is especially prone to breakouts during the holiday/travel season. For those of us with oily or combination skin, there is an even higher chance for travel-related skin irritation. In addition to the following tips on avoiding acne, Baton Rouge area residents can speak with a specialist at […]

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Do Milk, Cheese, and other Dairy Items Cause Breakouts?

Since they contain natural vitamins and minerals, milks, cheeses, and other dairy products are good for the body. They’ve even got their own real estate on the food pyramid. So they have to be good for us no matter what, right? Well, this isn’t exactly the case if you struggle with acne. Baton Rouge patients […]

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What Lack of Sleep is Doing to Your Skin

What Lack of Sleep is Doing to Your Skin

It’s been proven that a lack of sleep can alter a person’s mental and physical health in many ways. Sleep has been linked with body mass index, productivity, and a poor quality of skin. By not getting enough sleep, you’re likely to experience a decrease in skin health, which could be related to adult acne. […]

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