With safe distancing measures firmly in place worldwide, face masks are here to stay for the foreseeable future. However, long periods of mask-wearing can lead to increased moisture retention, friction, and heat inside the mask – basically exacerbating skin conditions such as adult acne and breakouts.
According to Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), acne is caused by “heatiness”, or “dampness” of the body. These factors can contribute to skin irritation and affect other parts of the body as well.
Besides using skincare products for acne, use these TCM tips to address the root of adult acne naturally.