Breakouts at any age are a bloody pain in the backside but at 49 … I’m like Jeez Mother Nature give us a break !
I can’t actually remember a time when I had spot-free skin. They have plagued me all my life.
I had acne quite late on in life ; during my early twenties. My doctor at the time put me on the pill because it was proven to help with this type of acne [ cystic ] I never got to find out if it did or didn’t help .
The pill played havoc with my hormones and sent me slightly bonkers. My dad said I was like the ‘work of the devil ‘ ! For my sanity and everyone else’s safety I came off them. I decided people could live with spotty Tracey , but Tracey who wanted to kill everyone … maybe not so much!