While lying under the purplish hue of an acne-treating light, Lorde recently put the spotlight on the stupid things people say to those with problematic skinâ€”and I am here. for. it. “For real though, acne sucks. Know what also sucks? When you’ve had acne for years and years and years, done all the drugs, tried all the things and people are still like, ‘you know what worked for me is moisturizing,'” says Lorde, straight to the camera.