Clinical studies suggest that up to 55% of adults aged 20 to 40 struggle with persistent pimples.
Since scarring is often an inevitable part of the breakout process,
and one that such a high percentage of adults struggle with,
it’s a wonder we still consider pimples, acne scars so shameful:
“How to get rid of acne scars” is a term searched over 60,000 times a month.
She isn’t always thrilled with the state of her acne scars,
but she also knows they’re not the end of the world
“Who needs contour when your pimples or acne sculpts your cheekbones for you am I right?”
“I’m not seeking advice so please don’t link any products below Just posting a #nofilter #nomakeup picture.”
The beauty industry sells us one vision of what beauty looks like and then profits from our insecurities. I’m not gonna lie, I don’t yet have the confidence to leave the house like this, but I’m getting there.