Wednesday October 21, 2020

Design for Life: How can I help my teenage son deal with his acne?

This week, dermal facialist and skin tutor Jennifer Rock advises a reader on how to communicate with her 15-year-old son about his skincare

18th October, 2020
Acne, regardless of perceived severity, can make the person suffering with it feel very self-conscious

Dear Expert,

In recent months, my 15-year-old son has developed a severe case of acne on his face and neck. I have tried buying him creams from the supermarket, but they seem to have no effect, which makes me suspect this is not just a routine problem.

To make matters worse, my son is in complete denial about the issue and every discussion we have ends up in a row. I know for...

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