Skin Care and Beauty - Causes

Dry Eyes in Winter: The Effects of Cold Weather and Indoor Heat

Winter is a prime season for dry eyes. Try these tips to give your eyes relief from the effects of cold weather and indoor heat.

Simple Solutions for 3 Common Scalp Problems

Is your scalp too oily? Too itchy? Too dry? We've got fast tips to help you flaunt a head of healthy hair.

How to Handle Bad Breath

It's not pleasant, but it is preventable. Here's how to keep a foul mouth at bay.

Eliminating Hair Down There: What's Safe, What's Not?

Waxing, shaving, sugaring, and more. Find out which options are safe and which ought to be avoided.

5 Skincare FAQs

Read on for solutions to five of your biggest skincare concerns.

5 Signs You're Stressed

One look in the mirror can gauge your stress levels. That's because, left uncontrolled, stress takes a physical toll on your body, inside and out. Here's how to make a change.

Birthmark Basics: What Is a Hemangioma?

Whether your child has a strawberry birthmark, stork bite, or angel kiss, get the real facts behind this common kind of birthmark.

Why That Rash? You Might Be Surprised

If you're prone skin reactions and can't figure out why, you may be allergic or sensitive to common products you use every day.

Cellulitis: What It Is and How to Treat It

This skin disease is usually treated on an outpatient basis, but hospitalization may be required in more serious cases. Here's what you need to know.

Is It Seasonal Hair Loss or Alopecia?

If, every fall, you lose a lot of locks, you could simply be experiencing seasonal hair loss. It's nothing to worry about, except if you notice a few other things.

How Drinking Causes Premature Aging

It's not just your internal organs that can be harmed by excess drinking; your skin, hair, and nails can suffer as well.

10 Tips to Fix Winter-Dry Skin and Hair

Save your skin, nails, lips, and hair with these dermatologist-recommended tips.

Prevent the "Toasted Skin Syndrome" Mistake

If used incorrectly, one luxury car feature could do permanent damage to your skin.

Is Psoriasis Genetic?

Scientists recently linked this itchy, painful skin condition to a genetic mutation. How will psoriasis be treated in the future?

Hives: Causes, Symptoms, Treatments

Itchy, ugly welts can show up when you least expect them. Learn how to deal with hives.

Contact Dermatitis? Yes, You Can Get It This Way

Take a look at five surprising causes for this common irritating skin condition.

The Common Precancerous Skin Condition You Probably Don’t Know

Here’s why you should become familiar with the symptoms of Actinic Keratosis.

How to Recognize Impetigo

This bacterial skin condition is becoming more common. Here's how to detect and treat it.

Is "Photoaging" Adding Years to Your Face?

Find out if this is negatively affecting how you look. If so, there are several treatments designed to reverse the damaging effects.

Newly Uncovered Smoking Danger for Women

Smokers don't need another study to tell them their habit is dangerous, but here is a risk you might not expect.

The 10 Best Reasons to Quit Smoking

Many people successfully kick the habit, and you can too. Here, the top 10 benefits of smoke-free living.

13 Tips to Manage Eczema

As many as 15 million Americans suffer from some form of eczema. Here, 13 tips to help ease your symptoms.

Scars: Causes, Types, Prevention, and Treatment

Whether you have a newly developed scar or you're trying to stop a wound from turning into a prominent scar, there are ways you can minimize its appearance.

Tooth Sensitivity: Getting to the Root of It

Learn about the most common causes, plus get tips on how to fix this common problem.

Can Botox Treat Back Pain?

Can one of America's most popular cosmetic treatments provide powerful relief for chronic back pain? Many doctors and patients say, "yes." Here's what you need to know about back pain, Botox, and the beauty of pain relief.

Rosacea: Causes, Symptoms, Treatments

Many women incorporate blush into their daily makeup routine to accentuate their cheekbones with a rosy-red look. But for the millions of people living with the skin condition rosacea, unintentional blushing and flushing can be an uncomfortable and embarrassing problem.

Understanding Psoriasis: Causes, Prevention, Treatment

Psoriasis is an autoimmune disease that can debilitate your skin, self-esteem, and overall health. What's worse is that it can lead to more serious health complications. Learn about how to detect, treat, and cope with this disease.

Everyday Products and Cancer Risk

Did you know that many products used for personal hygiene and beauty can be major sources of human exposure to dangerous chemicals?

Don't Get Burned by Your Sunscreen Allergy

The American Academy of Dermatology stresses the importance of using sunscreen before stepping outdoors to reduce your risk of skin cancer. But what if you're allergic to sunscreen? Does that mean you have to forego summer pleasures or put yourself at risk of getting burned? Absolutely not.

6 Sun Smarts for Babies and Toddlers

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the U.S. So, when fresh air and sunshine beckons your family outside to play, be sure to pack sunscreen along with your diapers, snacks, and other essentials. Here's all you need to know.
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