I always had clear and youthful skin, I never struggled with acne even throughout school. Many classmates had bad skin, all different kinds of acne and skin irritations.
Not able to relate, ignorantly, I concluded that this must something they accepted to be second nature as it was always there and it seemed there was nothing they could do about it. I did feel bad all the same.
The “I get it now” moment
When I was in my early 20s, I started to get acne, it wasn’t bad, a few here and there. But like most, I focused on it, picked at it, making the blemish even bigger and uglier. What was once hardly noticeable was now a mad volcano erupting and damaging my skin around it...continue