Theories about diet and acne have a long history. Going back to the 1800s, dermatology textbooks frequently recommended dietary restrictions as a form of treatment. And as early as 1931, researchers had discovered links between acne and carbs and impaired glucose tolerance (as some of the newer studies have documented as well).
The rumors around diet and acne are plenty: Donât eat chocolate because it will give you pimples; pizza turns you into a pizza faceâthe list goes on. Is there a