Acne seems to always have its way of rearing its ugly head (literally) at the time when you need them the least like before a first date, interview, or weddings. While acne is caused by a combination of different factors, sometimes it just comes down to stress. And we all know that prepping for a big day that we usually have very little control over is bound to cause major stress and anxiety.
When you’re stressed, your skin is more likely to produce too much cortisol, a hormone that leads to the secretion of excess oil that clogs the pores to create blemishes. While you might be tempted to pop that zit, doing so might just make things worse.
If you are bummed over that bump, here are four things you can do: