[–]FastingNoob 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (2 children). But not touching my face does wonders to get rid of CCs. [–]razzmaSensitive Skin 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). It's very lightweight. I noticed that when I ate more spicy chips I tend to get more CCs strangely, so I cut that out. In addition to that, the first thing I should have done when I started here is look my current products up on cosDNA. [–]krissycole87 24 points25 points26 points 2 years ago (3 children). and join one of thousands of communities. Alright, let's just get down to it. [–]patymabreu 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children), Is it really that bad? Contents hide. Things with comedogenic ingredients are the ones I would start replacing first, then move on to replacing the whole thing (if necessary). I used a combo of tretinoin and makeup artist's choice 8% beta hydroxy serum. [–]razzmaSensitive Skin 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (2 children). So, to treat CCs, things like AHAs, azelaic acid and retinoids are your best bet. It disolves the gunk in your pores and while drying sucks it out. Cc Closed comedones. So, to treat CCs, things like AHAs, azelaic acid and retinoids are your best bet. Super gentle and non-stripping, although I do have to remove makeup beforehand with micellar water. So, if it brings CCs to a head without forming any new ones, you’re good! Closed Comedones Extraction. For CCs, you need to focus on things that prevent comedo formation/sebum production and/or increase cell turnover rate/collagen production. I know this is a skincare sub not a makeup sub, but it still goes on your face so you should still pay attention (: [–]mao_123 13 points14 points15 points 2 years ago (1 child). They can appear on any part of your body including face, cheeks, forehead, chest, nose, etc. I used Sunday Riley UFO religiously for 1.5 months, and I also purged the entire time. [–]kitti_mau 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (2 children). [Acne] Need help with painful, swollen spots beneath my mouth that leave scarring, [Skin Concerns] Red dots on arms, legs and body, especially visible after showering (i use hot showers). So those of us with persistent CCs are likely to see this sort of process- no acne to CCs and likely blackheads to inflammatory white heads to resolution (basically, your CCs are likely to come to a head before resolution). [–]Lr20005 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago* (2 children). [–]dumazzbishPatch test? Like apply a layer after cleanser, and then wait a while before applying a layer of moisturiser? The small seeds slices up can be sharp and will cut and stain red. Though I think I over exfoliated w/ MUAC 40% lactic acid peel a few weeks ago and had to take a week long break before starting the actives. It was really bad. I have only recently discovered that there was a name for the type of skin condition I have! By doing this, exfoliating acid may open up the blockage that’s caused by the layer of skin and allow sebum to freely flow out of the follicle. Closed Comedones: If an inflamed, angry-red pimple is the skin-care equivalent of a scream, a closed comedone is a threatening whisper. While I was using it I didn’t see any huge change in my comedones. [–]FDHuynh 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago (0 children). My face was full of CC's this past November- like all over. It might be the powder, if it has talc that can be clogging the pores or if it’s finely milled. Chemical Peels (the VI Peel or any medium level peel is amazing at letting whiteheads come to a head because of it's unique blend of ingredients). I use 2.5% concentration BP from acne.org as part of their The Regimen and lather it all over my face because I have pretty bad acne besides closed comedones, and the BP will take care of them. Full confession: I used to have embarrassing flesh-colored bumps all over my forehead that neither charcoal masks nor pore strips could get rid of. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. It's a bit weird when you think about it. I used it for a couple of weeks, built up to using it everyday and over exfoliated my cheeks and ended up with two angry red patches on my cheeks that were very dry so I stopped. Literally the only thing that has worked for me in the long term. Ohhhhhhh shit. As for treating existing CCs, I personally prefer AHA over BHA. Do this twice a wrek max and goodbye closed comedones. Sometimes I don't have acne, sometimes I do, and I've got some stubborn CCs that don't seem to want to go away. If I see that my skin is feeling oilier after a new product I’ll usually just switch it to something safe. Dimethicone is in almost everything and it’s a pain. If only once, I leave it unformatted until I can confirm, just to be thorough. [–]petielvrrrBalanced/Blemish prone | KP | Eczema 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (1 child). Ignore it. [–]gabbymisc 7 points8 points9 points 2 years ago (0 children), Still trying to tweak a skin care routine, as I just started getting into skincare, in the meantime I have definitely noticed a clearer complexion since starting a probiotic, called VSL #3 (cheapest at Costco pharmacy without a prescription) about 2 months ago. AHAs and BHAs didn't work for me, not even in 30% strength. Best cleansers for comedones: Adequate cleansing of the pores is an essential step for the long-term management of all acne types. Kose Softymo Deep Cleansing Oil is my favorite, followed by Neutrogena Extra Gentle Hydrating Cleanser. But I’m definitely gonna start spread-sheeting my safe products and look for connections. “Closed comedones are a form of acne that result when a pore becomes completely blocked with dead skin cells and excess oil,” says board-certified dermatologist and founder of 5th Avenue Aesthetics, Dr. Marie Hayag. The only thing I have found to work for my closed comedones is the Paula’s Choice Resist Foaming 4% BHA. I'm not sure how effective the urea can be in a wash off product but I still really like it for a cheap pick me up. Recently I've ran out of the acne.org BP and have been using this toner from Neutrogena with 2% salicylic acid and it's also been working quite well. Understand the basic skincare routine. After about a month, the vast majority of my closed comedones were gone. [–]GiGi_Lemont 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). I don't know her. Yaz actually hasn't worked for me...well, ive been on the generic Loryna for like 5 months and then I switched to Yaz the brand name a month ago in hopes that would help...acne is still pretttyyy much the same :) :) :) WANT THAT LOW DOSE ACCUTANE THAT THEY WILL NEVER GIVE ME DUE TO ALL MY HEALTH ISSUES ALREADYYYY, [–]i-am-multitudesmoisturize me 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (2 children). Aquaphor seems to have helped my comedones though. Seriously, this. I would smoosh them into my chin as I slept and I kept getting clusters of CCs in those same areas. it looks okay with makeup on (WHEN IT ISNT PEELING..) but without makeup i have red patches from constant over exfoliation in an attempt to get rid of constantly popping up CC's/peeling/cc's...i look like someone that had like bad acne and was left with a bunch of PIE but it's irritation! They are EXTREMELY stubborn - I've been there. Its literally like an AHA/BHA clay mask. It's also a great place for real people to share their beauty routines and honest reviews of your favorite products. The AsianBeauty sub has a great new user's guide too. I know I'm a bit late but I just got NYX Total Control Foundation because it's fungal acne safe and it doesn't clog my pores at all. [Skin Concerns] really clogged pores, advice appreciated! [–]Empress_Rowena 9 points10 points11 points 2 years ago (4 children). probably because its sold out every where else.. [–]FastingNoob 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). Getting rid of my CC problem was a happy byproduct! Join us next week to talk about your favorite products for keratosis pilaris! Defrost frozen raspberries and throw it in your bender/bullet and purre away till it gets a but warm. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 4505 on r2-app-09a946ec714ba3139 at 2020-12-23 03:29:59.436333+00:00 running 6abf2be country code: VN. I had a bad reaction to Paula's Choice 2% BHA liquid but had no issues w/ MUAC's serum. I’m getting a few rogue CC though. Also stress. Rank . Don't use it every day! They’re switching to combo though because my periods stopped again when my skin flared up, so clearly something’s up with my hormones :/, [–]millimally 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago (2 children). [–]Zypherside 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). I'll even look at your spreadsheet if you need help :), [–]deeppurplecircles 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (0 children), I really want to try this but I feel like I’m not patient enough to wait for closed comedones to develop. [–]hayley_the_reddit 6 points7 points8 points 2 years ago (5 children), Could you explain the ingredient(s) in the glow tonic you think helped with your CCs? I don't know her. it's mild but I have body image issues and just want my clear skin (one of the only things i liked about myself) back! Did you find out which ingredients clog you? EDIT: I also wanted to add this- for those of you who deal with CCs that turn into inflammatory white heads after the initial treatment, but don’t want to add in a BHA or spot treatment, hydrocolloid bandages are wonderful! I second this, currently using CeraVe and I love it but I am curious to find an equivalent without the alcohols. You want to have a cleanser, moisturizer and sunscreen that do not break you out before you even begin to search for a treatment. Closed Comedones And Anti Aging Anti Aging North West Male. I started washing those things more often (at least once a week) and they went away! There’s a post somewhere in the sidebar about evaluating your current routine. Also anyone have any idea about Nivea Soft moisturizer with Jojoba oil? Start by inputting data. Stridex is a bha, and its effect on my skin is also kind of mild. Anyway, I am currently completely rid of them. Tretinoin! [–]naranjitayyo 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children), [–]lauren_lomar 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child), It was hard for me to find something as well. I reallyyyy wanna try a low dose of spiro because I figure I can just take more salt supplements than I currently do to counteract my low blood pressure to counteract the spire-fueled lower blood pressure...i feel like i should just not mention my chronically low BP issues and get an rx for spiro...that's the plan if it's been like a year on BC and no results. Harsh rubbing can irritate the skin and can aggravate your breakouts. What kind of oil/oil cleanser do you use? I get that you have to evaluate products slowly and individually as you add them in, but this seems to pre-suppose a situation in which you know your basics are fine. But overtime, it eliminated all the prominent CCs. But I do use cosrx rice blah blah mask twice a week when my skin feels dry. This stuff is like a god-send. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. Is it safe to use glycolic acid and sulfur at the same time? It's just a starting point.) use the following search parameters to narrow your results: Asking a question? My progesterone suddenly stopped working for me too, I went from 95% clear and dry to 0% clear and oily af in the span of two weeks and I didn’t even change anything :) :) like my skin is all nice and hydrated and I have no pores as usual so no compromises moisture barrier but the Whitehead’s :) and cysts :) and CCs :) are everywhere :). Hi there and welcome to the Closed Comedones HG thread! I had tried all the supplements like saw palmetto and inositol too, quitting dairy, etc, but nothing. I heard it was non-comedogenic. [–]LiveLongAndProsperrr 10 points11 points12 points 2 years ago (1 child). They sell samples and the one I got lasted me 8-9 uses. It was truly life-changing! I actually use Tret now, but I'd apply it in the same order: [–]Ohcaptain__mycaptain 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child). If you don’t know your triggers, an ingredient in your actual CC treatment could be causing more (literally happened to me with retinoids). [–]myrmewmew 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). It has helped alot and thank god. Pocket Derm (now called Curology) - totally worth it. If your face is dry in some spots and oily in others, try one of these 17 best moisturizers for combination skin. Here is my very limited understanding of the issue: comedonal acne is not the same as inflammatory acne, but a lot of comedonal acne turns into inflammatory acne before it resolves/all acne starts out being comedonal. If that ingredient appears at least twice across my spreadsheet, I make it green. Sunday Riley CEO serum saved my forehead. [–]Ohcaptain__mycaptain 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (3 children). I have just purchased Paula’s choice BHA 2% gel AND liquid, but I noticed that most people have topical creams that seem to be prescribed by a dermatologist to help beat the CC’s as well. I have yet to use a BHA but have been using acne.org's AHA, which you can find on the same link to acne.org I put above. [–]kitti_mau 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). I’ve been using mine for close to a month now and I’m seeing results on my active acne but not CC’s. I do think I was also breaking out from another product, but it didn’t get really bad until I added the TO Lactic. There are two types of comedones: Blackheads - are defined as open comedones that develop when a plug of skin cells and excess oil becomes trapped within a hair follicle or hair follicles. Here are some of the best moisturizing options. [–]allthatandbrains2 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). I’m hoping this solves my forehead and cheek comedones! Any tips? Just comment with your entire routine (products, timing, everything) and explain your issues and there’s no doubt in my mind someone will be able to help you out. Do you have recommendations for moisturizers without? ... Vitamin C Breakthrough Anti Aging Day Cream Reviews Inauthor A4m American Academy Of Anti Aging Medicine Asian Beauty Reddit Anti Aging Moisturizer. It explains how cleansers should feel and a bunch of other stuff. To see all scheduled threads, go here. I’ve tried Jason Vitamin E oil mixed with Burt’s Bees Oil Cleanser, but I don’t think that they’re helping (or hurting) my CC situation. I find I get better/quicker results with the gel. It'll all be helpful to people reading this thread :). [–]jade0404 5 points6 points7 points 2 years ago (2 children). Even worse than walking around with dry, peeling skin is trying to find the perfect product to combat it. If you get it, make sure you follow the directions to a t. It’s meant to be washed off. Pardon my ignorance, but I often hear stridex around this subreddit at the HG for comedones and I’m wondering- what’s your routine ? So happy with the results! Surprisingly Genius Beauty Advice from Reddit • Look Good / Beauty How to get gorgeous skin, according to the global r/skincareaddiction community. Get an ad-free experience with special benefits, and directly support Reddit. [–]naranjitayyo 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago (0 children), I started using glycolic acid toner which has helped cut way down on acne. I wish I could be more help - for me I don't know if it's a specific ingredient that causes CC's, I just know that the combination of ingredients/formula of Cerave products causes them. I use Provera for ten days starting on the tenth every month, though I’m considering switching to a combo like Yaz in a couple months just for the ease of use (sometimes I forget to start taking a series). I had Differin left over when I started my tret script so at first I just wanted to finish up the tube. Anyways, the 2% BHA products from Paula’s Choice don’t get rid of my CCs entirely unfortunately. [Skin Concerns] The Closed Comedones HG Thread: Share your skincare secrets! [–]esdash 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). I still get them but ill get less than a handful per month and they usually go away on their own, thank goodness. It also has hyaluronic acid and it has been a godsend for my combo acne prone skin (so far!! [–]razzmaSensitive Skin 7 points8 points9 points 2 years ago (6 children). What Are Comedones? I have the gel and have been using it for 4 weeks so far, so that’s encouraging to hear! ), stridex red box, and generic bp layered over my moisturizer in breakout areas is my HG routine for a completely clear face, [–]judyblumereference 7 points8 points9 points 2 years ago (0 children). Curious to know how to treat closed comedones? my skin loves it. After applying Glycolic acid, the dead skin cells get wiped off easily. [–]maebymaybe 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (4 children), What was your experience with Differin? The overall effect on my skin was most impressive though - the texture was much, much softer, and I could barely feel any bumps on the skin. Not OP but it's most probably the glycolic acid. The Glow Tonic contains 5% glycolic acid, which is an aha! I'm another person having Cerave issues (with they hydrating cleanser - whole face o closed comedones I've never really had an issue with before) - has anyone determined what ingredients seem to be the common culprits so I can avoid them in the future? https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/projects/pmh/PMH_Authoring/media/Images/originals/00051_M.jpg, [–]allthatandbrains2 8 points9 points10 points 2 years ago (5 children). [–]kitti_mau 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). :(, [–]buggle19 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (2 children). Rendered by PID 4505 on r2-app-09a946ec714ba3139 at 2020-12-23 03:29:59.436333+00:00 running 6abf2be country code: VN. If you have small, mysterious white bumps on your skin, you may be dealing with closed comedones, also known as whiteheads. God it’s expensive but it’s the only glycolic acid that doesn’t give me painful jaw cysts. Before trying it, I had never seen my skin without closed comedones, and I would cry sometimes out of frustration because nothing worked and it seemed like everyone else jus had flawless skin without even trying. Any help or tips would be much appreciated! [SHELFIE] Tonight, I got these in the mail and finally admitted to being addicted to buying skincare products, especially with an extra backup. yeah cerave's not for everyone it seems, [–]glassarr0w 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children), [–]captchamissedme 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child). I wish I could use the MUAC mandelic acid but the peel, toner, and serum all have an ingredient I'm allergic to. Its a godsend! [–]glassarr0w 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (2 children). Wait until your skin is dry after washing with cleanser, then apply a layer. I also eliminated all acids from my skincare routine. [–]Ohcaptain__mycaptain 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (2 children). TO's AHA & BHA peel once weekly has helped as well. I do have dry skin and I've found that it can cling to flakes but that's my only criticism. Buy on Amazon. Product Name. [–]LuvFrozenBlueberriesAcne | No Fat Alchls | Tret 0.05 | Peels4Life! (CC!) Doesn't matter though - they have the same cause. Anyways, after trying many different kinds, I've settled on Paula's Choice 8% AHA gel. Closed comedones/whiteheads are blocked pores/hair follicles so they are under the skin so their colour is white to skin colour. 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (6 children). Amada Pure Mole Corrector & Skin Tag Remover and Repair Lotion Set, Remove Moles and Skin Tags Easy... 9.8. Facial massage with my oil cleanser has done wonders to my skin. Oil cleansing - I actually double cleanse (I wear a lot of makeup). You’re skin looks fabulous btw, it keeps on popping up on insta and I always admire it lol. -__-, [–]i-am-multitudesmoisturize me 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (6 children). So AHAs, retonoids, and azelaic acid are better as a preventative measure? Whiteheads - are defined as closed comedones that also develop when the pore is clogged with dead skin cells and sebum. Can anybody help pls im freaking out, Mod | Hoojoo specialist | Neem Team Queen. EDIT: IM DUMB AND FORGOT THE ABOVE COMMENT LMAO ignore my question about tret, [–]sofiacarolina 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child). Very possible! The area is much more smooth now. I think I just figured out whats been causing my closed comedones. My CCs start right before my period, with cystics and Whiteheads on my jawline and chin and CCs everywhere else (most notably on my forehead). That with PC 2% BHA and Cosrx AHA has made a huge difference in just 3 weeks. My skin is soft as a baby’s butt after doing so, but the lack of grits makes me wonder... [–]mielipuolikuu 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child). Each one of my cheeks have at least 40 closed comedones (clogged pores/ Whitehead and blackheads) mainly whiteheads. Prevention is better than cure. The makeup brand I use for foundation is bare minerals (either complexion rescue tinted moisturiser or brightening serum foundation) and I use Laura Mercier translucent loose powder. The best way to treat closed comedones is to prevent them from occurring in the first place. I don't feel like I can stop using either of those three products, so how do I know if there's an issue in one of them? [–]ibuttertoast 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (2 children), [–]allthatandbrains2 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (1 child), [–]ibuttertoast 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). There are many factors that can contribute to the formation of closed comedones, from overactivity of hormones to smoking and dietary factors. [–]knightshimmer 12 points13 points14 points 2 years ago (0 children), [–][deleted] 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (0 children). Cyclopentasiloxane (this is in everything ), ethylhexyl palmitate, zinc oxide, isopropyl myristate. No, thanks for asking. [–]emmalibras 7 points8 points9 points 2 years ago (0 children). Just the 5% glycolic acid I think. But just a little bit. I’m trying to keep track of it to be sure. I had a face full of CCs and they did not go away until I switched to FA safe products. -Be patient and stop stressing out about it. [–]evelinisantiniit rubs the Cerave on its skin 28 points29 points30 points 2 years ago (3 children). What’s the 8% BHA you mention? Before that I was using the Neutrogena ultra gentle cleanser (but it started to make my skin feel stripped and dry after a while). i wouldnt have to over exfoliate if BC FUCKING WORKED! Those treatments focus on being antibacterial and anti-inflammatory (which really only helps us in the inflammatory stage). [–]maeapril23 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child). I had a couple on my chin that I had for months before starting tret and I think it honestly took maybe 3 months for them to finally go away. 10 Best Reddit Closed Comedones - December 2020. doesn’t really sink in fully though, I use it twice a day as sort of an occlusive on top of another anti-redness moisturizer." Corn and dairy were main culprits. Maybe that’ll be more helpful! I just have to be carful around my nose and corners of my eyes. I definitely use other products that have a lot of overlap with Cerave ingredient-wise that don't cause CC's, but I know a lot of people have trouble with fatty alcohols or ingredients that aren't fungal acne safe and both can be found in Cerave products. [Shelfie] Post-Accutane Skincare Routine! [–]kattt123 40 points41 points42 points 2 years ago (0 children). I swear rosehip oil (trilogy) worked for mine. [–]buggle19 35 points36 points37 points 2 years ago (5 children). Whitelist safe ingredients. Has anyone had any problems with TO lactic acid 10%? Try once or twice a week and increase from there if your skin can tolerate it. I find CCs are usually product related, something I'm using contains a comedogenic ingredient. For me differin did not work as well as tretinoin, do you have access to it? [shelfie] After many trials and errors, I have found a (cruelty free) routine that works for me. Yes, I️ totally think it’d be worth a shot! Closed comedones Differin adapalene 0.1% review: My favorite OTC acne antidote If you don't have time or money to go to the dermatologist, Differin's formerly prescription-only ingredient may be the answer to your acne problems. 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (1 child), https://www.makeupartistschoice.com/8-Beta-Hydroxy-Serum_p_42.html. And you completely cut BHA’s/AHA’s out? Taking the time to properly wash my face, and doing it consistently. I thought I was going to have to dig for it. [–]sunscreenpuppyMod | Puppies & PPD 27 points28 points29 points 2 years ago (1 child). [–]pennypenny22 14 points15 points16 points 2 years ago (5 children). If you find you have a lot of them all the time, then you may have a type of acne called Comedonal Acne. I get so many grits out. It’s so cheap too for the amount you get , [–]deeppurplecircles 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (5 children), [–]mxlg 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (0 children), [–]Frenzex 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). Benzoyl peroxide and/or salicylic acid do it for me. [–]face_steak21/ Combo/Asian 5 points6 points7 points 2 years ago* (5 children), May I ask what moisturizer you are using now?
2001 Nov-Dec;11(6):538-44. Someone with more knowledge would be able to tell you why, though! [–]kasuchans 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child). It’s worth a shot at least. [–]MyLastAcctGotMeFired -1 points0 points1 point 2 years ago (2 children), [–]Trouble_in_red_dress 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child), [–]MyLastAcctGotMeFired 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). I decided to check because my face always felt/looked really smooth in the morning and at night, but by the end if the day (before cleansing) was a total trainwreak. Facial massage is the most gentle form of "exfoliation" there is so I'm stuck with that. I’m starting a fungal acne routine after discovering that PC’s BHA actually aggravates fungal acne. For me it was my blankets and body pillow I slept with. Probably 8 weeks or so, longer for the really stubborn ones. I've been using Stridex for two months and have seen progress with my pore appearance but I still have congestion. [–]LuvFrozenBlueberriesAcne | No Fat Alchls | Tret 0.05 | Peels4Life! Made my skin texture look awful. [–]toanoma 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (3 children), [–]toanoma 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child), [–]evelinisantiniit rubs the Cerave on its skin 16 points17 points18 points 2 years ago (4 children). Three things helped me beat my closed comedones: Figured out dimethicone causes closed comedones for me, so I started reading ingredients and eliminated all 'cones. That's pretty much exactly my situation, I've used AHA/BHA regularly for years but the cc's never changed. Just chiming in with a different experience...it took me probably 4-5 months to really see a big difference. That combination allow got rid of all my closed comedones. Would either of these be causing my pores to clog so much? Specifically, when do you apply Differin? I very recently started using Farmacy Honey Drop lightweight moisturizer. The rest is just kind of glancing and crossreferencing. I want to track this but not sure what to do, [–]evelinisantiniit rubs the Cerave on its skin 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (0 children), I posted a few comments below and here's what part of my spreadsheet looks like, [–]makingcookies1Combo/Acne Prone/Fragrance Allergy 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). I'm questioning its effectiveness, because it doesn't seem to do much for me, but other people claim it can get rid of acne too. [–]uandurcronies 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago (1 child). My forehead was covered in horrifying painful zits. Identify potential triggers. I would just say go ahead and post that info here, but we should probably keep this thread focused on general CC advice rather than getting really specific into individual routines lol. [–]sofiacarolina 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (5 children). Moisturizing correctly & TO Lactic Acid. Posts without a valid tag will be removed by Automoderator. Anyway, I look forward to your thread!! haha, I had HUNDREDS of closed comedones and was prescribed retin-a 0.05 cream which took care of most of them but I still kept getting new ones after a couple of months so at like month 7 I was able to incorporate st ives AHA pads and PC 2% BHA, after which Ive gone up from st ives AHA to Silk Naturals 8% AHA still using the PC 2% BHA. Obviously I got faster results with the 8% but I did a ton of work maintaining my moisture barrier. I recommend the Benton BHA Skin Toner with Aloe, which is excellent for clearing up closed comedones and clogged pores. am struggling to find a replacement for cerave, [–]kitti_mau 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (2 children). To avoid over-drying of the skin, these … [–]mielipuolikuu 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (0 children). What helped mine the most was avoiding silicones in makeup and skincare, specifically dimethicone. Try using a powder. Raspberry puree! Do you use the gel or cream version? 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