Far from being a problem only teens experience, acne can be onset for the first time for adults in their 20’s, 30’s and beyond. At this point in life, it may feel as though you should have your hormones in balance, but these fluctuations can occur and trigger acne. Since our hormones can boost our skin’s oil production this means that there is a greater change of our pores getting clogged, causing those unwanted pimples to appear.
The best acne products are essential for those suffering from breakouts. The editors at Murmura have honed in on the best Korean acne tools and products that will help us fight blemishes here and now with our 3-piece blemish kit to take care of stubborn acne for good. Combining revolutionary treatments that work together to wash away dead skin cells, cleanse your pores of bacteria, eliminate acne, and prevent pimples from returning.
Dermalogy Green Tea Real Fresh Foam Cleanser
To keep blemishes at bay, using a natural plant-based green tea foam cleanser every day will unclog your pores without parching your skin. Proven to reduce inflammation and sebum levels, green tea is our hero ingredient when combatting pimples.
Konjac cleansing sponges gently exfoliate to remove dead skin cells in the most delicate way, eradicating any bacteria or dirt that may trigger breakouts. The green tea and charcoal sponges have been formulated for oily or combination skin, containing natural antibacterial properties that cleanser deep in your pores and draw out any impurities. Soft enough for even the most sensitive of skin types, we recommend to use regularly to thoroughly cleanse your pores and reveal smoother, softer and clear skin.
Green Tea Konjac Sponge
Contains molecules and fibers to absorb oil, bacteria and dirt from your skin, acting as a natural purifier.
Bamboo Charcoal Konjac Sponge
Formulated with activated carbon and minerals that act as natural antioxidants to target and remove bacteria that cause spots.
Emergency Overnight Spot Fix
Designed to treat areas of inflammation and painful pimples by absorbing bacteria deep within your pore, without drying out your skin. Steer clear of the toothpaste and opt for these overnight hydrocolloid pimple patches that heal your blemishes by the morning. They come in three various sizes and are a tried and tested saviour to get rid of those unwanted guests overnight!
In our quest for fresh-faced clear skin, it’s important to note that while topical skin care products do help to curb those pesky blemishes, your diet plays a key role too as skin is a reflection of what’s going on inside.
Reduce intake of refined carbohydrates and sugary foods
Research has found that high insulin levels from foods that contain refined carbs and sugars may play a strong role in the effect of androgens, which are the hormones that instigate oil production. These foods can therefore lead to excess sebum being produced and those angry red pimples to rear their ugly heads.
Cut down on dairy
All milk and dairy products contain natural hormones, so to keep our bodies hormones in check eliminating or reducing our intake of dairy is top of the list when striving for clearer skin.