When I was a teenager, I had absolutely terrible skin. In addition to struggling with severe acne, I also had dry skin and flakiness. It was a seriously embarrassing problem. In addition to not being able to find many dates, I also struggled with the pain of having acne. Fortunately, a good friend of mine recommended a great dermatologist, and he really helped me to turn things around. By taking medication and learning better skincare techniques, I was able to heal my skin, enjoy my college years, and be more confident. Read more about how to care for your skin here.