Skin Care and Beauty - Original Articles

9 Steps to a Flawless Face

Dealing with a skin condition? Follow these expert tips to look and feel beautiful!

7 Answers About Psoriasis

A dermatologist answers common questions about a condition that affects 7.5 million people.

7 Diseases You Can Get at the Salon

Tips for avoiding everything from burns to bacterial infections.

7 Contagious Skin Conditions

The symptoms may sound scary, but most of these conditions can be successfully treated with simple medications.

How Menopause Affects the Skin

Plus, tips on how to keep your skin healthy.

Three Easy New Beauty Trends

The latest, easiest ways to look your best.

9 Tips to Look Your Best This Summer

Get your glow on with these experts' advice.

What You Should Know About Psoriasis, High Blood Pressure, and Medication

Could high blood pressure drugs increase your risk of this common skin condition?

How to Buy the Best Lip Balm

The ingredients to look for, the ingredients to avoid, and seven tips for super soft and kissable lips.

All About Acne

Acne is aggravating but you don t have to suffer.

The Best Over-the-Counter Skin Care Ingredients for 4 Common Problems

Try these drugstore finds for skin woes.

The Bloody Truth About Vampire Facials

Can the latest trend in treatments take the bite out of aging?

Can Exercise Reverse Skin Aging?

Is working out the secret to younger looking skin?

The Best Eczema Treatments

Tips to keep your rash-prone skin healthy.

What You Should Know About Skin Care Products and Psoriasis

Some common skin care ingredients can make your psoriasis worse. Learn how to protect your skin from common irritants.

10 Great Summer Skin Care Tips

Make sure your skin is ready for summer.

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.

10 Beauty-Boosting Uses for Coconut Oil

Want lustrous hair, luminous skin, and healthy nails? Try adding coconut oil to your beauty routine.

Pluck Perfect Eyebrows at Home

A New York City-based eyebrow artist shares his tricks and tips for do-it-yourself eyebrow elegance.

Trend Alert: Vitamin C Showerheads

A popular wellness amenity in high-end hotels, vitamin C-infused showerheads are now available for your home. Are they worth the investment?

8 Ways to Deal With Winter Eczema

While this itchy skin condition can occur year round, it's particularly problematic in the winter. Here's how to soothe dry, irritated skin.

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.

Psoriasis Treatments Make It Easier to Live With Painful, Itchy Skin

While there's no cure for this chronic autoimmune disease, the options available today can make living with the painful symptoms much easier.

Before You Go Under the Knife: 6 Facts About Plastic Surgery

Procedures like Botox, brow lifts, and breast augmentation are becoming more common, but there are still risks involved. Consider these factors before you have work done.

How to Look Better in Cold Weather

When the weather outside is frightful, your skin, hair, and nails may pay the price. Here's how to stay looking pretty even as Mother Nature gets ugly.

The Link Between Citrus Peels and Skin Cancer Protection

Can citrus zest prevent skin cancer? It may. While more research needs to be done, there is an association between citrus peel consumption and a reduced rate of skin cancer. Don t toss that sunscreen just yet, though!

5 Things You Can Do to Perk Up Sagging Skin

To slow down sagging skin, you need to cover your bases: Eat a healthy diet, drink plenty of water, cleanse and moisturize skin properly, wear sunscreen regularly, and avoid smoking and other toxins. But if all else seems to fail, try these too.

Are You Over-Using Your Favorite Beauty Products?

The best beauty advice: Less is more. Use our guidelines on how much is enough when it comes to 12 top beauty must-haves.

Beauty Care Products: What Do the Buzzwords Mean?

Don't be fooled into thinking your soap or shampoo is safe just because of what the label says. Here's what you need to know.

10 Ways to Streamline Your Morning Routine

From pre-planning your wardrobe to skipping certain steps altogether, we've found 10 simple ways to save time in the a.m.