Our hormone-heavy teen years teach us to be on high alert for acne and to attack it with every single product under the sun at the first sign of a pimple.
Of course, as adults, we’re much wiser (well, kind of?) and understand that acne is more complex and harder to treat than the commercials of the last decade had us believe.
For one thing, no one ever told us that on some occasions, what looks like acne, isn’t acne at all. Fungal acne is one such imposter -- and nothing on the acne shelves at the local market will do a thing to make it go away. What gives?