Is it a good idea to exfoliate acne prone skin? Well, when I was a teenager I struggled with my skin. I hated having to deal with breakouts as often as I did and I tried everything to avoid them. One day, while visiting my very wise Grandmother, she said to me, “Sweetheart, I know what will help your skin. Take a a warm wash cloth and gently scrub your face every night and it will clear up.” I was about 14 years old at the time and of course I already knew everything and I wasn't going to listen to Grandma (bad idea!).
Guess what? A couple years later, I finally followed Grandma's advice and she was right!! Although I wasn't using a wash cloth I was using a trendy little facial scrub that all my friends were using back in the 90's (typical teenager!!) called the Buff Puff. (Funny story, I've looked for the Buff Puff years later and could never find one again.)Continue Reading