When Nothing is Happening . . .
You never want to give up on a good thing, but if it's been at least six weeks and you're seeing little to no improvement, it may be time to kick your acne product to the curb. "This is definitely a sign that the product isn't working for your specific skin type," said Dr. Fusco. A good way to keep track of your progress is by taking photos each week, so you'll be able to closely monitor even the slightest improvement.