5 Things You Should Never Do When You Have Acne

posted by Gurki B on 29 Dec 2013 0 Comments

A radiant and vibrant skin reflects how healthy you are. Taking care of your skin is the foremost important task in taking care of your body.

Healthy skin helps the body in the toxic elimination which in turns prevents acne and similar skin problems. Keeping your skin even toned will make you look and feel better.

Things To Avoid When You Have Acne

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Here are 5 Things You Should Never Do When You Have Acne

Smoking

Smoking can prove to be extremely bad for our health, especially the skin. Smoking and breathing secondhand smoke causes blood vessels to contract, inhibiting blood flow and starving the skin of oxygen. Smoking can cause premature wrinkles and leave your skin dry and lifeless.

Antibiotics

Taking Antibiotics long term can destroy all the bacteria in your system. That includes bad and good pro biotic bacteria like acidophilus that has essential qualities that promote clear skin. Acidophilus  has the ability to protect your digestive tract from parasites and fungus. Your body actually needs “friendly bacteria” to work and taking antibiotics can kill those good bacteria as well.

Electric Shavers and razors

Although electric shavers and razors provide quick and fast way to shave your body, but using multiple head razors (especially when you have large bumps and cysts) is a big no-no. Not only will it leave your skin damaged and dry but also severely irritated.

Skin picking

No matter how tempting and safe it may sound, but never ever touch (let alone popping and squeezing) acne affected area. You might be aggravating your skin condition by pushing that puss deep into your skin. If your blackheads sound very tempting to you to pop it out, make sure to get it done from a professional.

Excessive Vitamins Intake

Do not overdo on vitamins

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Vitamins like A and D like green vegetables and fiber may be very effective in healing process for your irritated skin and overall health in general. But when these vitamins are taken in excessive quantity, they can cause severe side effects to your body.

If you have experienced or know someone who has experienced acne, you know the pain one goes through. It is very important to make careful choices to make sure that you are paying attention to the most important organ of your body, the skin. You just have to make sure to never do these important things when you have acne.

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