Did you ever feel grateful that you manage to get through the teenage years without dealing with acne? I know I did! However, what was until not long ago a skin issue associated mostly with the hormonal imbalance during the teenage years, is now a problem for many adults. This means that even if you are after 40 years old, you might still get acne.
An improper diet (too much fat and sugar), pollution, excessive stress, not enough sleep - they can all contribute to the overproduction of the sebaceous glands. And this is how we get from a normal or combination skin to a real battlefield.
Acne is not nice, whatever the age. The emotional discomfort is just as accentuated, if not even more, during adulthood. So, let’s see how to take care of the acne-prone skin.
Skin care for acne
People with acne usually have an oily (or combination) skin. This means that the oil glands are hyperactive, and the skin has a greasy shine most of the t