12 Instagram Captions to Use When Your Acne Can't Stop You From Posting

Just because you're breaking out a little doesn't mean your Insta feed has to suffer for it.

Brave enough to post, despite your zits? Use one of these captions for every acne-positive pic you post.

For when you're not afraid to post a pic without a filter, regardless of your spots:


Eighth Grade: Kayla watching something on her computer

(Eighth Grade via A24)


For when you have a big, ultra-visible blemish, but you think you look cute anyway:

"Free the pimple."


For the shot of you embracing your skin, no matter what condition it's in:

"Perfection is found in accepting your imperfections."


For when you've accepted that pimples are just a part of high school:

"Acne is part of life. You don't need to be embarrassed of it."

-Cameron Dallas


For when you're breaking out all over, but that won't stop you from selfie-ing:

"Just gonna let the acne reclaim my face."

SpongeBob SquarePants: Pearl with a barnacle zit crying

(SpongeBob SquarePants via Nickelodeon)


For when you just need to let your acne breathe:

"Letting it all hang out."


For when a couple of pimples can't mar your self-image:

"I finally realized that I'm beautiful on the inside regardless of a couple bumps here and there. Who cares?"

–Alicia Keys


For every time you're anticipating unwanted skin care tips in the comments section:

"Keep your unsolicited skin advice to yourself."


For the shot of you on a quiet night in with blobs of acne medicine working their magic on your face:

"It's a Netflix and acne cream kind of night."


For those moments when everything you've tried isn't helping your skin and you're totally over it:

"Yes, I wash my face. I'm just genetically cursed."


Lady Bird: Light acne on Lady Bird's face

(Lady Bird via A24)


For when you're feeling proud of who you are, acne and all:



For when you woke up with a zit but you don't care:

"I woke up like this."


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