Smart Care for Clear, Healthy Skin

Welcome to The Arithmetic Approach

Most acne products are made for teenagers. 
They promise fast results from maximum-strength formulas.
If you're an adult who has tried everything,
it's time for something new. It's time for Arithmetic.  


Recent Articles

Seeing a Dermatologist for Acne? Here Are Six Things to Do before Your next Appointment.
July 24, 2014

If you've been struggling with acne for months or even years, it may be time to get help from a doctor or dermatologist.But many people with acne get frustrated with the medical advice they receive. Appointments are short and doctors don't...

Don’t Give Up: Six Tips To Keep From Quitting To Your Acne Treatment Before It Works
July 17, 2014

Reach the summit: Achieving clear, healthy skin takes perseverance.  Despite ads that promise to fix acne in a matter of days, it often takes many months to achieve clear, healthy skin. "Too often, patients become frustrated with slow progress and, as...

5 Awesome Sun Products To Keep Skin Clear and Healthy All Summer Long
July 10, 2014

The summer solstice has passed but the dog days of the season are still around the corner. Don’t be caught red in the face—slather on the sunscreen without fear of irritating your complexion. It’s true that SPF products of decades...

Check Out's Week-By-Week Guide to Using Benzoyl Peroxide
July 06, 2014

Angela Palmer is editor of Acne, a site focused on helping people with less than perfect skin. She recently updated an excellent post about what to expect when treating zits and blemishes with benzoyl peroxide.  "Benzoyl peroxide is the...

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