Acne Fact and Fiction

Everyone has dealt with acne at one point in their lives. There are plenty of myths out there about the causes and cures for acne.

Does greasy food really cause acne? Have you passed on that chocolate bar because you were scared of breaking out? Fear no longer. Scientists have been unable to find a correlation between diet and acne. Don’t overindulge though – a poor diet can result in many other health problems.

Tanning has long been heralded as a solution for acne. While it may work in the short-term, tanning may actually lead to more breakouts in the future because sun damage dries out and irritates the skin. Washing your face too much and scrubbing the skin can result in dryness and irritation as well resulting in more breakouts.

For great looking skin always wear sunscreen, such as our EPIONE Sunblock – Protect & Correct