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How to Treat and Prevent Mask Acne (AKA Maskne)

11 Aug 2020

Who here has experienced an increase in breakouts since wearing a mask when outside and running essential errands? 

*Raises hand* 

You are not alone. Mask acne, also known as maskne, is a new term that refers to acne and breakouts caused by wearing a mask. It is extremely important to wear a face mask for the safety of ourselves and others while out doing essential activities, but wearing one can lead to irritated skin, dryness, redness, and of course, our new friend, maskne. Watch the video below to pick up some skincare tips for how to properly protect and treat your skin while wearing a mask—so we can protect each other!

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