Most of us at some point in our lives have suffered or are suffering from acne outbreaks. Although it’s seemingly a common struggle, the conversations surrounding acne are often minimized.

Reporter Natalia Weichsel does a deep dive into the relationship between acne and mental health, speaking to model and activist Amrit Kaur Brar and Dr. Mythili Rajiva to learn more.


Produced by    

Emma Perreault

Natalia Weichsel                                

Special thanks to                                

Amrit Kaur Brar

Dr. Mythili Rajiva

Additional photos courtesy of:    

Amrit Kaur Brar 

Additional video courtesy of:           

Skincare vlogs/diaries courtesy – Amrit Kaur Brar 

Black suit reel courtesy – Moh Zalloufi 

Purple water video courtesy – Zoe McCormack 

All music from

“Cheeky Strings Intro Outro” by NaturesEye 

“Documentary” by Coma-Media 

“Cantor’s Paradise” by MrPlastic 

“Stomp Claps Snaps” by Stock Studio  

“Inquisitive Orchestra” by Musictown 

“Chillout Lounge Downtempo Cool Atmospheric Relaxed Ambient Music” by REDproductions