Have you ever had a pimple that didn’t behave like a traditional pimple? Was it not your typical white-headed, pus-filled sac, but rather more of a hard, painful lump just under the skin that just wouldn’t go away? Then congratulations! You’ve experienced cystic acne!
In a previous post, I covered the absolute basics of skin care: cleanser, moisturizer, and SPF. If you missed that post, click here to catch up before reading ahead. In today’s post we’re going to go a little more in depth and talk about some optional skin care steps you can add to your routine. In particular, I’ll talk about oil cleansing, double cleansing, exfoliation, serums, and spot treatments.