With so much variable information about acne and acne combating products on the web, you’ve surely come across articles/comments/reviews/feedback claiming that many skincare products may cause you to breakout. A lot of those comments specifically refer to comedogenic ingredients present in many products, causing so much uncertainty and doubt among people.
Surely, for those of us who are doing their best to combat acne, such statements can be disheartening and even frightening to an extent: what if the products that you were using until now were doing more harm than good?
If you’re reading this, chances are you’ve had to deal with some sort of acne at some point in your life. If you’re lucky, it may have just been a phase when you were a teenager. But if you’re anything like me, it’s something you’ve had to fight against on and off, long after you’ve left your teenage years behind.
Age aside, acne is something 50 millions of Americans deal with every year. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, acne is the single most common skin disorders in the United States.