Prom Perfection: Skincare Secrets for a Flawless Night

On prom night, you want everything to be perfect. That includes your dress, your makeup, your corsage, and of course, your skin!

But what if you’re a teen who struggles with acne and other skin issues?

We say, don’t let any of that ruin your prom pictures. Instead, read our top skincare secrets for a flawless prom night!

In this article, you’ll learn about the best skincare products for combatting breakouts (and other skin concerns), tips for how to make your makeup last all night, and how to deal with the pre-party stress that can negatively impact your appearance.

Let’s get this party started!

Three Skincare Products For Flawless Prom Skin


A beautiful, flawless prom look starts with high quality skincare products.


Check out three products that we offer at Touch MedSpa in North Myrtle Beach.


1.   To Combat Breakouts: SkinCeuticals Clarifying Clay Mask

This soothing clay mask for acne-prone skin from SkinCeuticals contains natural clays from the earth which decongest your pores and help lift up and remove excess oil. Aloe vera and chamomile help reduce redness and inflammation.

2.   To Control Shine: SkinCeuticals Silymarin CF

Silymarin CF is a Vitamin C serum that is clinically demonstrated to reduce the oiliness in your skin. This effect will not only help you control the shine in your skin, but it will also reduce the chances of breakouts!

3.   To Enhance Natural Radiance: ZO Skin Health Hydrating Creme

Healthy, hydrated skin produces its own natural radiance. This hydrating creme from ZO Skin Health is designed to restore your skin barrier and soothe your dry skin cells, so that your skin appears smoother and more vital.

The Secret To Long Lasting Makeup on Prom Night

With a clear skin base, you’re ready to apply makeup!

Here’s our secret to a makeup look for acne-prone teen skin that will last for an entire night of prom fun: mineral-based cosmetics.

There are lots of great reasons to use mineral cosmetics. They’re non-comedogenic (meaning they don’t clog your pores), and they contain zinc oxide and other natural ingredients that soothe your skin. They’re also incredibly long lasting!

We recommend choosing an established brand like Jane Iredale which sells a full line of beautiful and skin-friendly makeup.

Dealing With Prom Night Stress

If there’s one thing that can ruin your prom night makeup, it’s stress. Feeling stressed can cause you to sweat, which can lead to clogged pores, acne breakouts, and shiny skin. Definitely not a camera-ready look!

To avoid that, try these techniques for dealing with prom night stress.

  • Focus on deep breathing and controlling your heart To do that, consider meditating or doing some yoga exercises before you start getting ready.
  • Drink calming teas like peppermint, lemon balm, and
  • Put on some calming music while you apply your makeup and get We suggest nature sounds, lo-fi, or classical tunes.
  • Remember that the point of prom is too have fun! Worry less about your appearance and focus more on having a great time.


Touch MedSpa Can Meet All Your Prom Skincare Needs


When it’s time for prom, Touch MedSpa has all your skincare needs covered. Schedule a consultation ASAP, so that we can determine which of our products are best for your unique skin concerns and address them before your big night!