How To Get Rid Of Back Acne Quickly!
Want to show off your sexy back this summer but having a few acne problems?
Here is a guide on how to get rid of back acne quickly, easily and fuss free.
BHA For Body
For the body, the basics of fighting breakouts apply, but you may need to opt for stronger formulas, as the skin of the back and chest is ‘thicker‘ or more rigid than the face.
Start with the basics—a BHA exfoliant that is optimized for the skin below the neck, eg. Clear Acne Body Spray with 2% Salicylic Acid. Packaged with a spray top that works from any angle, this BHA exfoliant is loaded with potent anti-inflammatory ingredients, dries quickly, and is strong enough to treat body breakouts.
Post Workouts Routine
As soon as you’ve finished your exercise routine, hop in the shower and use a fragrance-free cleanser for the body and your usual facial cleanser. Sweat mixed with other substances (bacteria, skincare products, makeup, etc.) on the skin’s surface creates an ideal environment for breakouts—getting rid of it right away is a big step towards reducing the risk of post-workout acne.
If showering isn’t possible, at the very least bring a clean, dry change of clothes and rinse your face with fresh water or, better, a cleansing cloth. The change of clothes will reduce the amount of sweat and bacteria trapped against skin and rinsing your face will do the same. Once home, be sure to wash your face or shower as soon as possible.
“Avoid Using An Emollient Conditioner”
Be sure to rinse your shampoo & conditioner well from hair, and then wash any residue away from skin by cleansing your face and body as the last step in your shower routine. Not doing so can evoke clogged pores.
Adding Benzoyl Peroxide In Your Routine
Apply it once or twice daily to help boost the acne-fighting results of your BHA exfoliant.
When using Benzoyl Peroxide on the chest or back, allow 30-60 minutes before bedtime as Benzoyl Peroxide can affect the colour of bed fabrics and clothing.