The list author says: "During my ten year battle with terrible acne, I spend thousands of dollars on prescriptions, harsh chemicals, scrubs, soaps, pills, and washes. Nothing worked consistently. After a few years of visits one dermatologist suggested Accutane. So I got a new dermatologist. The new one said "it will go away when it wants." No bueno. So I found juicing-- it cleanses your body and makes your skin softer."