How to cover acne with makeup
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If you get acne easily, prevent the acne bacteria from spreading. This means washing your face and pillow cases regularly, but also avoiding picking your face.Do not share a towel with anyone, and if you date someone with acne, work with them and help them get rid of their acne too. Two heads are always better than one
If you are looking for a home remedy to reduce your acne, try castor oil. Put a little bit of the product on each of your blemishes. Let it sit in for a few minutes before washing it off. Not only will it help clear your skin up, but it will also tone down the reddish color of the pimple, making it less noticeable.
When you are shopping for acne products in a drug store or mall, make sure that you purchase makeup that is designed specifically for acne. There are many foundations and concealers that are designed to fight acne while on your face, as opposed to a lot of products which exacerbate the problem.
A great tip that can help you manage acne and look good is to get a facial at least a week before a special event where you'll want to look your best. Facials bring a lot of dirt to the surface. You'll be able to deal with your acne so that your skin can look nice for that special day.
It is hard to believe looking at the before and after pictures, but yes! An actively working model has a case of acne that you would think would have been an obstacle to her getting a job in the modelling industry.
The above video explains it all as she goes from an acne and spot covered face and neck to a striking spot free beautiful face.
Cassandra Bankson did it and you can do it too! She was recently interviewed by Robin Roberts of Good morning America and she shed the goods on how to achieve model makeup grade in covering acne with makeup. Click on how to cover your acne with makeup for some of the products she used to achive a spotless face.
Below are other things you can do to take control of your acne and work towards beautiful skin.