A distinct advantage of leaving your younger years behind should be ditching your drugstore’s acne section along with them. But for many of us, dotting our skin with ProActive and testing birth control formulas to clear up our skin is still a far too common habit. Adult acne results from the effect of hormones on the skin’s sebaceous glands (oil glands), which leads to plugged pores and outbreaks of lesions commonly called pimples or zits. But you can finally break free from blemishes with a better understanding of the most common causes and what you can do about them.
Here are a few ways to beat it without turning to toxic products or birth control:
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