Acne breakouts are a nightmare for anyone. No one is happy to see those dreaded red bumps pushing to the surface. So it’s safe to assume that a skincare routine that can help to prevent and treat adult acne would be life changing.
Acne is an inflammatory condition that can come in a variety of stages from mild to severe. One of the number one enemies of acne is oil. So you’ve got to get rid of the oil and dead skin daily to avoid clogging pores and to reduce that inflammation. Salicylic acid is an ideal ingredient to help combat adult acne and breakouts. The ZO Medical solutions have high concentrations of ingredients like salicylic acid to effectively treat the skin.
Although, sometimes, regardless of diligently sticking to your routine, pimples can still pop up. This could be due to hormones, medication or some other factor out of your control. So, below we expand on a skincare routine formulated by Dr Obagi for both acne prevention and maintenance, just in case you get that odd pesky breakout.
Acne Prevention + Treatment Program
This simple regimen is for those who have started to experience increased oiliness, blackheads, and comedones. It controls oiliness by slowing sebum activity and breaking down surface sebum. It will also exfoliate dead skin cells helps to repair surface damage, decrease clogged pores and tighten them, to overall improve your skin’s texture.
Morning or Night
|1||GSR™||Offects Exfoliating Cleanser||AM + PM|
|2||GSR™||Offects Exfoliating Polish||AM|
|3||GSR™||Offects TE-Pads||AM + PM|
|4||Treat||Offects Sulfur Masque||AM + PM|
|5||Treat||Ossential Daily Power Defense||AM|
|6||Treat||Hydration and Calming Agents||AM + PM|
|8||Optional||Blemishbright™ or Offects® Correct & Conceal Acne Treatment||AM + PM|