There are certain alarming signs that your skin starts to project when you go through excess stress. These signs help you take early measures for your skin health. Let’s take a look at some of them down below - Acne- Our body has a tendency to produce cortisol. Cortisol is a stress related hormone which leads to production of excess oil and sebum. This hyper production of oil in our skin glands clogs pores with oil, dirt and bacteria which aggravates acne breakouts and inflammation.