5 Mistakes to Avoid If You Have Adult Acne

Having acne as a hormonal teenager is its own particular brand of misery, though in some ways a sort of rite of passage to adulthood, like having braces. Which is why adult acne just feels like a cruel joke. But I already went through this! I did my duty! Yep, adult acne pretty much blows, but beyond that, it can be a serious source of embarrassment, confusion, and stress. Which is why we spoke to skin expert Andy Bosselman, founder of Arithmetic, a skincare line specifically formulated to treat adult acne, for the most common mistakes people make when it comes to adult acne. Keep scrolling to see what they are so you don't make them yourself!