Friday, January 18, 2008

Diet and Acne

Diet is an integral part of your health. Your body fuels on what you put in it. Just like a car, if you put the wrong fuel in, the car will break down or simply not work right.

Acne can be linked directly to a diet packed full of sugar. Sometimes you may not even realize the amount of sugar you intake every day. If you start reading all the labels on the foods you eat, you will be greatly surprised.

So, if you want to get rid of your acne, the first step that you can take is to reduce the amount of sugar in your diet. This approach will also help you to lose weight--in case you have a dual goal.

Saturday, January 12, 2008

Reduce Acne- One simple thing

If you are experiencing acne, there is one very important thing that you can do to get rid of it or reduce the amount----Significantly reduce your intake of sugar.

Sugar is known to trigger acne in many people, especially teenagers. It is theorized that acne is caused by a bacteria, mainly yeast. And yeast is actually fed with sugar.

So if you reduce the sugar you put in your body, the acne will not have what it needs to grow.

If you have persistant or cystic acne, you will probably need more drastic actions such as a complete change in diet.

You can continue to buy acne products and solutions that adddress the appearance of acne, or you can address the underlying cause of acne and elminate it at its source.