Drinking Water and Acne
Is there any connection between drinking water and acne – those common pimples, blackheads and whiteheads most of us have experienced?
Since acne affects, to some degree, about 80 percent of all Americans between the ages of 12 and 44, I am sure I don’t need to explain the discomfort.
According to the American Academy of Dermatology, acne has become the most commonly treated skin problem.
Those who suffer from acne know that it is not just a cosmetic issue; it can significantly affect self-esteem and emotional well being as well.
Factors that Contribute to Acne
There are numerous factors that can contribute to acne, including hormonal imbalance, oily skin, monthly menstrual cycles and the systemic yeast condition candida. In addition, stress, nutritional deficiencies, unhealthy eating habits, and exposure to environmental toxins can contribute to acne. Continue reading