Skin Health

There are many skin problems out there. Learn about how to maintain clear skin and keep it healthy with our skin care tips.

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“My Psoriasis Got So Bad that I Nearly Gave Up”

About 125 million people around the world have psoriasis, a skin condition that can be devastating. Here's one woman's story of surviving the chronic disease that once controlled her life—and learning how to thrive.

8 Home Remedies to Make Blackheads Vanish

Use these natural treatments and home remedies to fight blackheads and clear up your complexion on your nose and your...


The Best Acne Scar Treatment for Even the Toughest Scars

As much as you’d like to forget your pimpled past, your face remembers—in the form of scars. Whether they’re raised...


7 Skin Conditions That Look Like Acne But Aren’t

Can you spot the pimple imposter?


How I Cured My Cystic Acne in 3 Weeks

Going to the dermatologist was the best thing I've ever done for my skin.

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The 8 Reef-Safe Sunscreens Dermatologists Love

Protect your skin and ocean creatures when you use these reef-safe sunscreens. You'll find high SPFs and makeup-friendly options...


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Biotin vs. Collagen: What’s the Difference?

Get the lowdown on biotin vs. collagen: What are they, and will either give you healthy skin, hair,...

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Is Liquid Soap Better than Bar Soap?

When it comes to skin health and killing germs, should you reach for bar or liquid soap? Here are...


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What Is Post-Inflammatory Erythema? These Post-Acne Red Spots Aren’t Scars

Post-inflammatory erythema is the red or pink spot that forms after a pimple is gone. Here's are...


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Niacinamide and Your Skin: Benefits—Plus Expert Tips on Using It

Here's what to know about the benefits of niacinamide or niacinamide serum. Plus: How to use it in your


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What You Should Know About Marine Collagen

Can marine collagen, which is created from fish, really boost skin health? Here's what the experts say.

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5 Benefits of Taking Collagen—and What It Can’t Do

Are the supposed benefits of taking collagen supplements, such as younger-looking skin, legitimate or hype? Here's what the science...


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What Is Collagen Powder and Does It Work?

The potential benefits of collagen powder, like boosting skin health, sound promising, but does it work? Here's what...


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Does Vegan Collagen Powder Really Work?

Collagen isn't typically vegan, but genetically modified yeast and bacteria can help create plant-based collagen. Here's how it works...


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Is Goat Milk Soap Good for Your Skin?

Goat milk soap does have benefits. It can help soothe irritated, sensitive skin and may help reduce symptoms of...


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Facial Steamer vs. Facial Humidifier: What’s the Difference?

Facial steamers and humidifiers create a mist of water, but that's where their similarities end. Check out why you...

How to Survive Taking Accutane for Acne—from Someone Who’s Done It Twice

Yes, I've been through two rounds of isotretinoin for acne, despite the drug's side effects. Here's why I'm so happy...


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I Drank Vital Proteins Collagen Creamer for Better Skin—Here’s My Review

Drinking collagen is believed to help improve skin health and provide anti-aging benefits.


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What is UV Light Therapy? How It Helps Psoriasis and Other Skin Conditions

Chronic skin conditions such as psoriasis and eczema can be challenging to treat. UV light offers an effective...


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How LED Light Therapy Is Used to Treat Skin Conditions

LED light therapy is becoming a more popular way to treat skin problems like acne—does it work?


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What Is Red Light Therapy? The Benefits and Risks

Could red light therapy be the secret to smooth skin and a thick head of hair?


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What Is Blue Light Therapy?

Blue light therapy can help treat skin conditions like acne and psoriasis—and it may even help beat


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7 Products for Dry Cracked Hands in Winter, According to Skin Experts

Try these dermatologist-recommended hydrating creams and lotions for smooth, moisturized hands.


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What Is Acne Face Mapping—and Is It Accurate?

Here's what a dermatologist thinks about the ancient technique of face mapping that promises to banish your blemishes.

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Thinking About Laser or Light Therapy for Rosacea? Here’s How It Works

Laser therapy is emerging as one of the most effective rosacea treatments. Here, experts share how laser and...


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Does Blue Light Therapy for Acne Work?

Blue light therapy for acne is a treatment that's safe for many people. Here's how to know if it's...


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Should You Choose Vegan Skin Care Products? Here’s What You Should Know

Dermatologists explain what "vegan" means in skin care and what to look for when buying vegan skin care products. (Plus,...


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23 Skin Care Products Our Editors Love

We can't get enough of these skin saviors. Anti-aging serums, sunscreens, lip balms, moisturizers, and more—we can't stop raving about...


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Should You Buy Organic Skin Care? What Dermatologists Want You to Know

Dermatologists explain what "organic" means when it comes to skin care and discuss whether you should buy only organic...


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11 Best Sleeping Facial Masks for Brighter, Smoother Skin

Take your beauty sleep to the next level with these overnight sleeping facial masks for a brighter and smoother...