Beyond Surface Beauty.



Course Description:

Unlock the secrets to clear, radiant skin with "The Glow Code" by The Skin Saint. This transformative acne course combines the power of science and holistic skincare to help you achieve the complexion of your dreams.

Join The Skin Saint as they share their personal acne journey and the inspiration behind creating this comprehensive guide. Understand the different types of acne, their causes, and the role of hormones, gut health, and lifestyle factors in acne development. Discover the art of face mapping and what your acne location reveals about your overall health.

Dive into the world of topical treatments and products, exploring the differences between over-the-counter and medical-grade options. Learn about natural remedies and their effectiveness, as well as key ingredients for fighting acne, such as Benzoyl Peroxide, Salicylic Acid, Retinoids, Sulfur, and Mandelic Acid. The Skin Saint will also guide you through prescription products, ingredient interactions, and the pore-clogging ingredients to avoid.

Maintaining skin balance is crucial for clear, glowing skin. Understand the importance of skin barrier health, balancing pH levels, and keeping your skin hydrated. Learn how to effectively treat back acne and explore various tools like hydrocolloid patches, LED light therapy, and microneedling for acne scars.

The Glow Code also addresses the concerns of acne scars and pigmentation, providing effective topical treatments, skincare routines, and professional treatments for stubborn scars. Get invaluable advice on pregnancy guidelines for skincare, makeup tips for acne-prone skin, and debunking common acne myths and worst "cures."

Finally, build a sustainable skincare routine with gentle cleansing, moisturizing, and the crucial role of sunscreen in maintaining clear skin. Learn to incorporate anti-inflammatory ingredients and embrace consistency and patience as the keys to long-term success.

Embark on your clear skin journey with The Skin Saint and "The Glow Code," and discover the path to a radiant, acne-free complexion.

Course Overview:

1. My acne journey and the inspiration behind "The Glow Code"
2. The importance of a holistic approach to skincare

Part 1: Understanding Acne
1. Different types of acne and their causes
2. The role of hormones, gut health, and lifestyle factors in acne development
3. Face mapping: What your acne location reveals about your health

Part 2: Topical Treatments and Products
1. Over-the-counter (OTC) vs. medical-grade products
2. Natural remedies and their effectiveness
3. Key ingredients for fighting acne:
  a. Benzoyl Peroxide (BP)
  b. Salicylic Acid
  c. Retinoids (Adapalene, Differin, Epiduo)
  d. Sulfur for fungal acne
  e. Mandelic Acid
4. Prescription products: Spironolactone and more
5. Ingredient interactions and contraindications
6. Skincare ingredients to avoid: Pore-clogging ingredients list

Part 3: Maintaining Skin Balance
1. The importance of skin barrier health
2. Balancing pH levels and the acid mantle
3. Hydration and its role in clear, glowing skin
4. Treating back acne

Part 4: Tools
1. Hydrocolloid patches for spot treatment
2. LED light therapy (Omnilux)
3. Microneedling for acne scars
4. Other tools: Oxygen masks, Beautybi, Dermpore, etc.

Part 5: Dealing with Acne Scars and Pigmentation
1. Effective topical treatments for scars and pigmentation
2. Skin care routines for fading scars and achieving an even complexion
3. Professional treatments for stubborn scars

Part 6: Special Considerations
1. Pregnancy guidelines for skincare
2. Makeup tips for acne-prone skin
3. Debunking common acne myths and worst "cures"

Part 7: Building a Sustainable Skincare Routine
1. Gentle cleansing and moisturizing
2. The role of sunscreen in maintaining clear skin
3. Incorporating anti-inflammatory ingredients (e.g., Hypochlorous acid)
4. Consistency and patience: The keys to long-term success