Sims 4 High School Years Acne, How to Prevent & Cure

Acne is a very unfortunate part of adolescence, a problem that many of us had to deal with. Among the many changes our bodies go through during puberty, our skin also gets a lot more oily, causing our pores – especially the ones on our faces – to get blocked, which leads to acne. Since The Sims 4 strives to be a very faithful video game simulation of life, it’s no wonder that acne is also a part of its gameplay. In the latest DLC expansion, High School Years, acne is something that is going to trouble your student Sims from time to time. If you don’t like how it looks on your Sims and are wondering how to prevent and cure acne in Sims 4 High School Years, this guide is here to help.

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Sims 4 High School Years Acne, How to Prevent & Cure

How to Prevent and Cure Acne in Sims 4 High School Years

Previously, acne was added to Sims 4 in the Parenthood DLC. There, it is a sort of cosmetic detail, a customizable option that you can decide to put on your Sims or not. In the High School Years, acne is handled in a different and more natural way. Namely, acne breakouts are something that your high school-attending Sims are going to experience from time to time. This won’t cause any major problems for your teenage Sim, but you will no doubt want to help them avoid this. The question is – how?

Luckily, it’s very easy for your teenage Sims to prevent getting acne. All you need to do is to make them wash their faces regularly. They don’t need any special hygienic or healthcare products for this process, only simple water and soap that you can find in any bathroom. Do this every day and your Sims should remain completely acne-free for the rest of their high school education.

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