For some, the word "acne" drudges up memories of pimple-prone teen years and blemishes of decades past. For others, it's an all-too-common affliction that follows them into adulthood. Whether you're prone to the occasional breakout or you've been battling acne for longer than you'd like to admit, you've heard plenty of theories about causes. And while many of these are just myths -- a precious few do turn out to be true.
Dr. Emmy Graber, a dermatologist at Boston Medical Center, helps separate fact from fiction in the above video from the web series #OWNSHOW. In it, she reveals three supposed "myths" that actually aren't myths at all.