Jojoba oil is non-comedogenic, which means it will not clog pores. It is actually not actually an oil, but rather a wax ester that is...
Cortisone ShotsCortisone Shots for Acne
Cortisone shots can drastically and immediately reduce inflammation in severe acne lesions. Info on what they are, side effects, and where to get one are explored.
DevicesHeat Therapy for Acne
Heat therapy does little to clear pimples and has scant research to back it up. It can also be expensive. Get the real story here.
Light TherapyLight Therapy - Blue and/or Red Light
Blue and/or red light devices may help to reduce acne, especially the stronger devices in doctors' offices, but usually not to a dramatic degree and only in the short term. They are best used alongside other acne treatments.
Hyperpigmentation TreatmentsHandling Hyperpigmentation
The dark/red spots left behind after acne can be as irritating as the acne itself, particularly for people with darker skin, but they do fade with time. This page discusses how to prevent these marks and treatments for existing post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation.
Light TherapyPhotodynamic Therapy - PDT
Information on how photodynamic therapy (PDT) is performed for acne, which type of light is best, and which photosensitizer is best. Side effects and what kind of results you can expect are considered.