’Tis the season for a whirlwind vortex of acne triggers, leaving in its wake a war-torn skin. The silly season finds you in situations that are out of your control and being out of routine, it can be tricky to stay on the wagon.
Here are my top 5 tips for keeping your skin in good
We need stress. It allows for a flight or flight response in an emergency situation, it is motivating and stimulating but the stress levels we are seeing in modern life are excessively high and are a massive factor in the adult acne epidemic that is happening. Acne loves stress.
It’s an evolutionary necessity but modern life is seeing the stress
1 Eat right
What you put in to your body eventually will become part of your skin so there’s no denying that you are what you eat! What you choose to include in your diet can either aggravate acne or help to heal it so it’s important to know what you should and shouldn’t be including in your weekly repertoire.
I’m Brooke Venables, I’m a naturopath, acne specialist and an ex-acne sufferer. I’ve been there, I know what you’re going through.