"How I Cured My Cystic Acne"
What do you do when you've been struggling with cystic acne for years? You find a way to make it go away. Read on to see how one reader finally figured out a cure
And it gets worse. When I'm cuddling on the couch with Ben the night of my "facial/torture peel" I get up for a drink and catch a glimpse of myself in the hallway mirror. I run to the bathroom and ask Ben (through the door) why he didn't say anything about the fact that my face looks like it's melting. "I didn't want to make you feel bad," he says. See why I love this guy? We spend the rest of the night laughing and peeling off my skin together. (Gross, I know, but talk about a great test for a relationship.)
Once the peeling is over, my skin actually looks amazing. I guess it had to get worse before it got better.
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