Does alcohol cause acne?

The link between alcohol and acne is clear: Drinkers will almost always suffer from increase in acne. There are a variety of mechanisms by which alcohol can trigger acne: Poor sleep, disrupting your circadian rhythm by staying up late, inflammation caused by alcohol itself, and sugar / grain / etc added to the alcoholic beverage…

ZenMed Acne Treatment

Zenmed is a website that sells products to treat acne, rosacea, and scars. They claim drugstore pricing and offer free shipping on orders over $100 and offer a 60 day money back guarantee. Do you have experience with their brand of products? If so, please tell us about it here. Their primary acne product appears…

LaserHQ.com Review

Do you have any experience with the folks at Laser HQ.com? (the laser & dermatology institute of california). If so, please post them here.

Luste Pure Light – Reviews

Please post your www.lustrepurelight.com reviews here.  Be honest and accurate. Their website bills them as a “new light technology to treat spots, exclusively available from skin clinics.”

SkinID Acne Solution Review

SkinID is a Neutrogena product marketed as a treatment for acne. They make some incredibly bold claims (“2x as effective as proactive”) (“100% of SkinID users showed improved skin”) The site makes an attempt at offering a personalized product recommendation based on 18 questions on your skin. What type of skin do you have (oily,…

Zaxby’s

Does eating at Zaxby’s cause acne breakouts? As with all restaurants, this depends on exactly what you order. In general, gluten, soy, sugar, and dairy all have been scientifically proven to be correlated with acne. If you order something off the Zaxby’s menu with one of those ingredients, you are likely to have problems. Another…

Acne & Coffee

Does coffee make you break out?  Are you able to stay acne free while on acne?  Tell us your thoughts. Personally, I have managed to stay remarkably clear of acne while drinking coffee on a daily basis.  As long as I follow the rest of the guidelines emphasized here (zinc, vitamin b complex, sleep, and…