The Totally Weird Reasons You Keep Breaking Out



When it comes to beauty emergencies, breakouts are definitively code red. Whether it’s a cluster of small bumps that sprung up overnight or just one large, inflamed red pimple (the worst), breakouts can make even the calmest and serenest human subsequently freak out. By now, we know certain triggers like dairy, sugar, or stress can lead to surprise bumps, but what about cases where you’ve been eating like Gwyneth Paltrow and your skin is still freaking out? Ah, you see, there are secret culprits that may be causing your breakouts—and it’s time they were brought to light. From your significant other to your sheets, keep scrolling for five weird (but real) factors that could be causing your breakouts.

Were you surprised by any of these breakout causes? Tell us below!