Posts tagged "pimples"

Pop Virtual Pimples With This Super Zitty Game App

Now that I've reached the A-list in "Kim Kardashian's Hollywood" -- though I am still working my balls off and have a few more levels to go -- I'm looking for another iPhone game to waste precious braincells on. And lo and behold, I think…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 31, 2014

Girl Talk: I’m A Compulsive Zit Popper

I have a confession to make: I’m a popper. Not a popper of pills, mind you. I am a popper of pimples. I know that’s gross, and I’m sorry. However, I do think that, at the very least, I owe it to you, dear reader, to hold myself responsible: My name is Sara Barron, and…
By: Sara Barron / April 19, 2012

Career Move Or Really Weird Sexual Fetish?

Earlier this week our own Dr. V told us about seven surprising sexual fetishes that perhaps we hadn't heard about before. A robot fetish, balloons, sneezing? Well, OK. If she says so — whatever floats people's boats! Then a few days later I was flipping through this week's Time Out New York and…
By: Wendy Atterberry / October 30, 2009

Major Beauty Dilemma: Bug Bites Vs. Zits—Help!

I woke up this morning with two bug bites on my face. Yeah, my face. Not to be a negative Nelly, but c'mon—as if I don't have enough other "challenges" to getting a zit-free face, now I've got two big, red mosquito bites that look like hellacious pimples to contend with? Great. (Also, it's almost…
By: Nina Carbone / October 25, 2009

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 already broken the surface and possibly ruptured the skin. Because it's an antibiotic ointment, it will help prevent infection, and might also help to minimize…
By: Leonora Epstein / October 21, 2009

Quick Tip Of The Day: Pimple Control

Want to get rid of a pimple fast? Wash the area with some acne cleanser, dab on a bit of organic toothpaste and leave overnight, rinse thoroughly the next morning. Voilà — no more pimple!
By: Wendy Atterberry / October 15, 2009

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 drug-resistant super-acne on your hands. I mean, your face. Antibiotic acne meds were once the salvation of the spotted. But just like the germs which…
By: Jessica Wakeman / April 14, 2009

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 90%. Right now it's only offered in pill form to treat some other condition, but they're hoping to turn it into a cream that ca…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 17, 2008