“[Skin conditions are] a bit of a luck of the draw and it just tends to be in adolescence when we’re already self-conscious and then it’s like bang here I am on your face.” – Dr Lane.

There feels like nothing worse than when you’ve got a big date or event lined up and your skin decides to break loose on you. As young people especially, acne and other skin conditions are bane of our existence and no doubt you’ve tried all the home remedies and over the counter chemicals to clear it up, so what actually works?

From water to coconut oil, dairy to chocolate, Dr Lane busts some skin care myths on Wavelength.

Air Date: June 18, 2018

Reporter: Zane Dean & Maddie Coats

Photo: Unsplash

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