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This Lactic Acid Serum Dramatically Helped Fade My Hormonal Acne Scars

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I’m going to let you in on a little secret that might make you hate me: I’ve never struggled with acne. While my siblings consistently visited the dermatologist to try and get their breakouts under control, I was the token “good skin” child. Occasionally (I’m talking once every other month or so) a random zit would pop up, but otherwise I was blessed with clear, unproblematic skin.

Well, that was over 10 years ago. For the most part, my skin has remained clear well into adulthood. However, I’ve recently experienced some major hormonal acne along my chin. These cystic breakouts are large and painful, and to be honest, I have next to no self-control when it comes to picking them — which, of course, has resulted in some scarring and dark marks.

As someone who is new to building an acne routine, figuring out how to properly address these breakouts and minimize the hyperpigmentation has been a lengthy process. I’m still learning how to prevent these flare-ups, but there’s one aftercare product that has made a world of a difference in fading my pesky scars: The Sunday Riley Good Genes All-in-One Lactic Acid Treatment.

Get the Sunday Riley Good Genes All-in-One Lactic Acid Treatment for $85 at Nordstrom!

This multi-tasking treatment does so much more than fade dark marks caused by acne. Powered by lactic acid — a gentle and hydrating exfoliating agent which gets rid of dead skin cells and discoloration, smooths out texture and enhances brightness — the serum completely overhauls skin without causing irritation. I have normal-to-dry skin, so I try to avoid strong exfoliants because they tend to be too harsh. Lactic acid has been with winning ingredient for me, and while I’ve tried a variety of serums and moisturizers that include the active, none have provided immediate results like…

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