What Hormonal Acne Looks Like and Ways to Check

Do you find that your acne flares around the same time of your cycle each month? Is it painful red papules, pustules, and deep cysts that mostly appear around your chin and jaw? Did going on hormonal birth control partially or totally clear it up? If you answered yes to any of the above, then it’s highly likely that your …

Seven Best Options for Hormonal Acne Spot Treatment

Acne flare-ups are big stress when they happen. Nothing makes you feel more self-conscious than a big juicy red pimple on your face. And when you’re rebalancing your hormones naturally it’s not unusual for your acne to flare up from time to time because hormones don’t rebalance overnight. So, it’s good to have a spot treatment option ready to go …

How Hormonal Chin Acne and Jawline Acne Can Flare Up?

Two of the most common areas people struggle with and where hormonal acne appears are along the jaw and around the chin due to the clogging up of pores. The reason for this is because these two areas contain hormonally sensitive hair follicles. Think of men, the jaw and chin are where their beard grows. Hair follicles and oil (sebaceous) …

Why Would Women Have Low Female Hormones?

Acne is something we often think of as being an issue for teenagers but surprisingly most acne sufferers, particularly the hormonal type, are adult women. The reason is hormone-sensitive cells like the oil glands along the ‘beard line’ can become overstimulated and there are two main triggers for this… Too much male sex hormone (androgens) Too little female hormones Some …

How to Cure Female Hormonal Acne?

Female hormonal acne isn’t just an issue for teenagers. Surprisingly just as many young women in their 20’s experience female hormonal acne as teenagers (up to 80%). And although acne isn’t a life-threatening condition, it can be a life-ruining. Every day in my office I see young women whose acne issues are ruling their lives. They tell me they feel …

Why Topical Treatments Don’t Fix Hormonal Acne

If you suffer from hormonal acne, then no doubt you’ve tried countless topical treatments in an effort to clear your skin. But what you found was that they might have helped reduce your acne a bit, but nowhere near enough to make your skin pimple free. So, in this blog post, you’re going to discover why topical treatments don’t fix …

Are You Taking The Right Supplements To Fix Your Hormonal Acne

In today’s blog, you’re going to discover, “Are you taking the right supplements to fix your hormonal acne?” so you can stop wasting time and money on supplements you don’t really need.  Now, if you’ve got hormonal acne, I’m sure you’ve already taken some supplements. You might be, or have been, taking vitex/chaste tree, or zinc, or DIM, or probiotics, …

Why Testing Your Hormones Is Critical If You Want To Eliminate Hormonal Acne

  It always puzzles me how doctors (GPs, dermatologists and gynecologists) give young women hormonal acne treatments without ever testing to see what their hormone levels are. So today I’m going to go through with you why it’s so important to get your hormones tested if you want to eliminate your hormonal acne for good. It seems pretty straightforward to …

Where do you start when you’ve got hormonal acne?

If you suffer with hormonal acne you’re probably wondering where do you start when you want to get rid of it? Being a specialist in the natural treatment of hormonal acne I’m going to walk you through where you start and what are your options are. Step 1. The first step is to consider your options, and there are two …