I wash my face 3 times per day. Why am I still breaking out?

Teri EstinAcne-related Skin Care

Our teen clients and their parents come to our program having spent hours researching skin-care routines and best products. When breakouts occur, many of our clients and their parents think the culprit is not washing enough, hair on their forehead or use of the wrong makeup or skincare products. But what they don’t understand is that treating true acne prone … Read More

Who Benefits from our Virtual Clear Skin Program?

Teri EstinVirtual Clear Skin Program

Do you struggle with acne? Are you tired of yo-yo skincare results from over-the-counter products? Are you fed up with the time and expense of repeated visits to the dermatologist with little or no real results? Have you ever been able to commit to a daily routine? Are you ready for clear skin?   If so, you will benefit from … Read More

How Does The Virtual Clear Skin Program Work?

Teri EstinAcne-related Skin Care

Here at Atlanta Acne Specialists, we have worked all year to prepare our Virtual Clear Skin Program to be simple and user friendly. We are confident it will be the best virtual acne program around.   Why virtual? This program was created for brand new clients. But then we realized that It would also a great opportunity for our existing … Read More

Teri EstinOther Acne Treatments

SUNSCREEN: SKIN’S SECRET WEAPON NOVEMBER 14, 2015 LEAVE A COMMENT If you’re like most people, you wear sunscreen when you go to the pool or to the beach in order to prevent getting a sunburn. That’s totally understandable; sunburn is uncomfortable and even painful. Preventing short-term discomfort is certainly a worthy cause. Only using sunscreen on sunny hot days, however, … Read More

Teri EstinAcne-related Skin Care

IMPORTANCE OF MAINTAINING SKIN-CARE REGIMEN NOVEMBER 14, 2015 LEAVE A COMMENT It’s the most common skin condition in the U.S., affecting up to 50 million people every year. But somehow, that doesn’t make acne any less frustrating. So you decided to visit an acne specialist in Atlanta. Great move! Now you’re finally seeing improvement in your skin. When this happens, … Read More

Is your diet breaking you out?

Teri EstinOther Acne Treatments

IS YOUR DIET BREAKING YOU OUT? OCTOBER 16, 2015 LEAVE A COMMENT When it comes to clearing your skin, changing your skincare regimen goes well beyond the products you use. Believe it or not, your diet can also have a huge impact on your skin. So to get the clear, healthy skin you want, you have to pay more attention to what … Read More

How to wash your face

Teri EstinOther Acne Treatments

HOW TO WASH YOUR FACE OCTOBER 12, 2015 LEAVE A COMMENT Are you washing your face properly? Whether you realize it or not, there is a right way and a wrong way to wash your face. How you wash can have almost as significant of an impact on your skin as the products you use. For example, if you use … Read More

Acne Specialist or Dermatologist?

Teri EstinOther Acne Treatments

ACNE SPECIALIST OR DERMATOLOGIST? OCTOBER 10, 2015 LEAVE A COMMENT When you’re faced with acne, selecting the right practitioner is an important first step toward getting clearer skin. But should you make an appointment with a dermatologist for your acne? It’s a reasonable consideration because dermatologists are skin doctors, after all. But what if there was a better option that … Read More

What is Acne?

Teri EstinAcne Facts

What is Acne? When you first start battling breakouts, you head to the drug store and pick up some over-the-counter treatments in the health and beauty aisle. Unfortunately, those products don’t fix the problem. So you decide to order advanced acne treatment from an infomercial because a celebrity said it works wonders. And it does…if dry, flaky red skin counts … Read More

Who We Are

Teri EstinIntroduction

Who We Are: Atlanta Acne Specialists You’re getting ready to start your day and suddenly, you catch a glimpse of something in the mirror–another breakout of blemishes across your forehead, nose or chin. You let out a sigh of frustration and reach into a drawer full of over-the-counter or prescription tubes of ointments and creams. You’re hoping that one of … Read More