Acne, or breakouts, are caused when the pores around small hair follicles on your skin become blocked with dead skin, oil, makeup, or dirt. This can lead to redness, blackheads, whiteheads, and even scarring if not dealt with.
Fibroblasts are cells in your skin that produce collagen and elastin — two proteins that are essential for healthy skin. Collagen is one of the basic building materials of the body. It keeps the skin strong and prevents sagging. Elastin maintains your skin’s elasticity. Reduced elastin causes wrinkles. As you...
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“Maskne” is a name given to breakouts that occur in areas of your face that often come into contact with your mask. Maskne occurs because sweat, oil, and bacteria are trapped against your skin while wearing a mask. This aggravates the skin and leads to higher risks of breaking out.