The 9 Biggest Mistakes People With Acne-Prone Skin Make

Illustrated by Mary Galloway.
This post was originally published on November 29, 2014.
We’ve all been there — a pesky zit pops up the night before a big event, interview, or date. It can be mortifying and annoying, and sometimes even long-lasting. While this is certainly a common frustration for those with acne-prone skin, breakouts can be minimized (and quickly abolished) with proper care. Read on for some common mistakes people with acne-prone skin make that they might not even realize are having an impact on breakouts.