Posts tagged blackheads
Post Birth Control Acne

"The pill" is one of the most popular forms of birth control and many of us have been on it at one point or another. However, when a woman decides to get off the pill sometimes there are some not so desirable side effects that happen to the skin. I refer to this as "post-birth control skin syndrome." This is basically when the skin throws a tantrum for a few months while the body acclimates back to its normal hormone level. Unfortunately, if you suffered from oily skin or acne before the pill some old skin issues may come back. There are definitely some things you can do to help the process along and not make it so miserable.

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Glue + Charcoal Face Mask: Everything you need to know

Lately, all over the Internet, there are beauty YouTubers and bloggers posting instructional videos on a "Charcoal and Elmer's Glue blackhead mask." The concept is to mix together Elmer's glue with activated charcoal powder to make a cheap alternative of a pore strip. But, is this good for your skin, effective and even safe? This is the in-depth esthetician explanation!

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