There are many reasons you can get acne as an adult. Stress or changes in your hormone levels, like menopause or switching or stopping birth control pills, are two possibilities.Author: Amanda Gardner. Acne and unwanted breakouts are generally associated with the trials of teenage years. Now that you’re an adult, you should have clear skin, right? In reality, more than half of adults get acne. If you are suffering from adult acne, you're not alone.
Dec 27, 2015 · "For the last 10 to 20 years, adult acne has been increasing. It can even go into your 50s, right to menopause." If you had acne as a teen, chances are, Author: Amy Marturana, C.P.T. Graphic: Well+Good Creative Gina Sam, MD, MPH, gut health expert “A major cause of [adult acne] is stress, and I recommend yoga and meditation to reduce stress levels, and exercise to get the Author: Rachel Lapidos.