1. IT ONLY HAPPENS TO TEENAGERS.
While it’s common among teenagers, people in their 20 & 30 also suffer from Acne.
2. IT'S CAUSED BY DIRT.
Acne is not just flared up by bad hygiene, the sensitivity of the skin has a role to play.
3. EATING SWEETS CAUSE IT.
There is no proof that is no proof that foods like chocolate & sweets cause acne.
4. I NEED TO GET AWAY FROM ALL OF THIS STRESS.
Stress does not cause breakouts, but it can make pre-existing acne worse. It's caused by stress.
5. POPPING MAKES THEM GO AWAY.
Popping pimples & acne makes the inflammation worse & can cause permanent scarring.
6. MAKEUP MAKES IT WORSE.
It is not makeup in itself that makes acne worse, but a few oil intense products & dirty brushes that do.
7. TOOTHPASTE WORKS ON ZITS.
Toothpaste is not meant to be used on the skin. It is too harsh and will cause irritation & dehydration.