Acne Dos & Don'ts: How To Get Rid Of It Once & For All

Illustrated by Alex Adamson.
One of the biggest skin-care myths is that acne is just a teenager's problem. But, in fact, I address acne every day with adult clients at my skin-care practice in Dallas. Regardless of age, acne-prone skin requires good maintenance, some trial and error, and, most importantly, patience. While there is no universal, one-size-fits-all fix, there are certain steps you can take to lessen — and hopefully eliminate — acne during all phases of life.