In a word, NO!
It’s much better to have a skin care routine that your skin is compatible with. At Face Reality Acne Clinic, we always test our clients’ skin to make sure that the serum is not too strong. If your acne product is strong enough for you to feel stinging then you will end up with dehydrated, irritated skin. And, if your skin gets too dehydrated, you will have to stop using the active products (the products that get your skin clear) all together and wait for your skin to come back to normal. In that time that you stop using product, the acne is forming down deep in the dermal layer which will show up 30 to 90 days later. Continue reading “Don’t my products need to sting to work?”