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Check out our latest news articles on makeup for acne and other acne related issues.

#1 Tip for How to Cover Acne Scars and Pimples

Try out this often overlooked tip to effectively cover acne scars, and acne in general.

Meet Matte: Bare Minerals Matte Foundation

Enjoy a laugh while watching a video Bare Escentuals made to introduce their new bare minerals matte foundation – great for oily, sensitive skin with acne.

Using Acne Makeup: Five Tricks for Achieving a Flawless Look

Learn five tips for applying acne makeup that will result in a more natural, flawless look.

Introduction to Bare Escentuals Bare Mineral Makeup

Watch Leslie Blodget, the founder and CEO of Bare Escentuals, discuss her bareMinerals makeup and Rare Minerals skin care lines.

Mineral Makeup or Air Brush Makeup: Which One is Better?

Which is the better makeup for acne prone skin?  Both mineral makeup and airbrush makeup have their advantages and work well.  In this article, I talk about my recent experience trying airbrush makeup.

Mineral Makeup and Acne: A Perfect Match

Read about why mineral makeup is so popular for acne prone skin.

A Guide to Makeup for Acne: Part 2

In part 2 of the guide to makeup for acne, we look at non-medicated makeup that is safe for acne prone skin and what these products contain.

A Guide to Makeup for Acne: Part 1

This is part 1 of a guide to the different types of makeup for acne prone skin, starting with medicated acne makeup and what it contains.

Ingredients to Avoid in Acne Makeup

Review and print out this list of the ingredients most likely to clog your pores – before you go shopping for acne makeup!

Is Makeup Causing Your Acne?

Watch a video by Paula Begoun, the Cosmetics Cop, on whether makeup causes acne.

When to Splurge on Makeup

Read about when it make sense to spend more money on makeup and when are budget brands just as good.

How to Apply Foundation

Learn the basic steps for applying foundation to create a natural look even if you have acne.

Watch How to Apply Liquid Foundation

See how Paula Begoun applies liquid foundation with her own techniques.

How to Apply Concealer

Learn the basic steps for applying concealer makeup for covering your acne.

Preparing Your Skin for Makeup

Learn how to prepare your skin so that your acne will not get aggravated from makeup and your makeup will last longer.