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Byline: editor: Eva Chen JANE SHIN PARK
Count down to clear skin! These tips will help you be blemish-free by prom.
1 month before
Start by improving your skin from the inside out. "Eat lots of vegetables and fresh fruits that are low in sugar, like blueberries," suggests Mary Lupo, M.D., a clinical professor of dermatology at Tulane University in New Orleans. And stay away from salty foods. "The iodine in some salts has been found to stimulate pimples," she says. (For more information on the acne-diet connection, see page 202.)
3 weeks before
Incorporate a salicylic-acid cleanser and an acne moisturizer into your skin regimen to …