Can You Use A Face Scrub On Acne-Prone Skin?
When you have acne-prone skin, you know that putting together the best skin care routine for your skin type is key. But what exactly should your skin care routine include — and can face scrubs be a part of that? You may even be wondering if exfoliating can even be beneficial for your acne-prone skin type. We chatted with Joshua Zeichner, MD, board-certified dermatologist in NYC and L’Oréal Paris consultant, to find out whether or not it’s a good idea to use a face scrub for acne-prone skin. He shared his advice on exfoliating if you have acne, as well as tips on ingredients to look for, as well as how to address skin post inflammation.
Written by Shalwah Evans, Photo Credits: Drew Richards, Chaunte Vaughn, Sarah Duvivier