Posts tagged "acne"

Tried & True: Mario Badescu Drying Lotion

Even though I’ve mostly outgrown breakouts (finally!), I still get the occasional gift from the acne fairy. When this happens, there’s only one thing to do: Bring out the big…

Catherine Strawn | May 13, 2010 - 5:50 pm

Common Acne Drug Keeps HIV Dormant

Scientists at Johns Hopkins have found that minocycline, an antibiotic used to treat acne since the 1970s, can be used as an added defense against HIV. The drug targets immune…

Annika Harris | March 26, 2010 - 11:50 am

Haute Denim: Acne And Lanvin Team Up

We may roll our eyes at $400 jeans, but here are some real high-fashion denim wares that have a (more) legitimate price tag. French couture house Lanvin has teamed up…

Leonora Epstein | March 20, 2010 - 7:00 pm

The One Beauty Product That Can Really Eff Up Your Skin

This morning I came upon a rather alarming piece of information: My favorite skincare product (and yours, judging from the crazy sales of that St. Ives apricot drugstore staple) could…

Erin Flaherty | March 2, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Acne Does Furniture

The Swedish creative agency Acne (you may already know them for their indie fashions and jeans) has unveiled its first furniture collection. Inspired by the company’s Swedish roots, they took…

Nina Carbone | February 23, 2010 - 12:40 pm

Got Acne? There’s An App For That

Are you a victim of cell phone zits? Now there’s a new iPhone application that can potentially combat this problem while you engage in the very same activity. Called AcneApp…

Leonora Epstein | February 9, 2010 - 4:10 pm

Got Acne? There’s An App For That (Almost)

In a time not very far away, your iPhone will be able to clear up your acne and help with wrinkles. Really. According to UK’s The Sun, Dr. Greg Pearson…

Nina Carbone | February 9, 2010 - 12:32 pm

How To Pop A Zit & More Advice From Skincare Expert Annet King

Annet King knows all there is to know about skin. As the Director of Global Education at The International Dermal Institute (Dermalogica’s prestigious post-graduate school), it’s her job. King was

Erin Flaherty | January 25, 2010 - 1:00 pm

The Secret To Perfect Skin Is Simpler Than You Think

Unless you are very, very lucky, many women spend tons of money and time in the pursuit of perfect skin. No one seems to stop buying products, and new treatments…

Leonora Epstein | November 17, 2009 - 6:10 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: Neosporin For Zits

It might not be for everyone, but it’s worth a try to dab a bit of Neosporin on a pimple before bedtime. It’s best to use for whiteheads that have…

Leonora Epstein | October 21, 2009 - 12:50 pm

Should You Try Accutane For Adult Acne?

There are some things that you would think wouldn’t follow you into adulthood. Fear of the dark, a love for Disneyland, jelly sandals. One of the more annoying ones: acne.

Leonora Epstein | October 2, 2009 - 2:30 pm

Crave: Kairos Anti-Acne Hair Care Trio

Back in the day when we had severe acne, our dermatologist would tell us to keep our hair off our faces after he prescribed topical meds and antibiotics. We walked…

Annika Harris | September 10, 2009 - 6:00 pm

Beauty Spotlight: Dr. Miracle’s Goodbye Acne System

If you’re like some of us, the only way to get bone straight, silky hair is via an hour long cream relaxer process. For ages, brands like Dark & Lovely…

Zandile Blay | August 2, 2009 - 5:59 pm

Crave: Dermalogica Clean Start Skincare Products

Getting skin, “clean, clear, and under control” can be more than a little complicated. To simplify the process, one of our fave skin care brands, Dermalogica, has launched a line…

Zandile Blay | July 9, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Buh-Bye, Accutane

You either love it or loathe it. For me, many, many years ago, Accutane was a life (or should I say face?) saver. A new college graduate, I was supposed…

Nina Carbone | July 6, 2009 - 3:00 pm

Attack Of The Drug Resistant Acne!

Is a pizza face staring back out at you from the mirror? Your skin isn’t just freaking out because you fell asleep with makeup on—you could have a strain of…

Jessica Wakeman | April 14, 2009 - 7:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: A Strange Acne Treatment, Ed Westwick For K-Swiss, And The White House Move-In

Some women in Cambodia are supposedly using the lubricant from Number One Plus condoms to shrink their zits. We can only imagine how they discovered this was an effective treatment.

Catherine Strawn | November 6, 2008 - 1:30 pm

See Ya Later, Pizza Face!

OMG. Scientists think they have found the cure for acne. The drug SMT D002 supposedly can reduce the flow of sebum, that nasty oiliness that makes you break out, by…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 17, 2008 - 5:15 pm
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