To clarify, smooth skin, Wash your face twice daily with a gentle cleanser designed for your skin type, whether it is oily, dry or combination. About once a week, use a facial scrub to exfoliate your skin. After washing or exfoliating your face, apply a light moisturizer to the skin. If you do get a pimple, don't jump to it, otherwise it can scar and treat outbreaks with salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide. If you have acne that is not cleared up, ask your doctor for prescription medications that may help. If you want to learn how to keep your skin healthy from a registered nurse, keep reading!