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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This Is What Causes Whiteheads—and How to Treat Them

Don't let a whitehead or two ruin your day. We asked dermatologists for their best advice on how to treat...


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11 Things Your Itchy Skin Can Reveal About Your Health

The possible causes of chronic itch go way beyond dry skin.


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8 Trusted Home Remedies for Itchy Skin

Feeling the urge to scratch? Try one of these at-home treatments to tame itchy skin.


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What Your Peeling Skin Is Trying to Tell You

Got peeling skin? Find out what could be causing it.


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The Best Eczema Cream for Your Type of Eczema

Wondering what is the best cream for your type of eczema? We've got you covered with our expert-approved eczema...


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The Differences Between Melasma, Sun Spots, and Other Skin Spots

What's that brown spot? Here's how to ID your skin markings and know when they require a visit to a...


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Is It Eczema or Something Else? 5 Clear Signs to Never Ignore

As many as 10 percent of U.S. adults and children have eczema, making it one of the most common...


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Does Sun Protective Clothing Really Work? Dermatologists Weigh In

All clothing that covers skin is somewhat preventative. Sun-protection clothing offers extra protection. But before you put away that sunscreen,...

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10 Things NOT to Do After Getting a Sunburn

You didn't mean to get a sunburn, but now the damage is done. Avoid these mistakes that will make it...


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10 Things Dermatologists Wish You Knew About Scalp Psoriasis

Scalp psoriasis–and the itching it causes–can drive you to distraction. Here's what dermatologists wish you knew about the condition.


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9 Myths About Skin Tags You Need to Stop Believing

Yes they're mysterious little creatures and they can be pretty embarrassing during swimsuit season, but skin tags are mostly fine....


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11 Myths and Truths About Large Pores that Will Change Your Face

As much as we obssess about the size our pores and wish they'd shrink down to nothing, common misconceptions about...


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10 Strange Skin Problems That Could Be a Sign of a Serious Disease

Your skin can sometimes show signs of what's happening inside your body, from diabetes to cancer, tick bites, and more.


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Here’s the Deal with Those Weird White Spots on Your Skin

White spots on the skin occur when we stop producing pigments (the cells that give skin its color). There are...


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Eczema on Hands: 5 Doctor-Approved Home Remedies

Hands down, hand eczema can be one of the most vexing forms of this skin disease. These expert-approved hand eczema...


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How to Get Rid of Chest Acne for Good, According to a Dermatologist

There's no good place to have acne, but chest acne can really interfere with a lot of your wardrobe. Here's...


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Why You Get Chin Acne—and How to Clear It Up

Chin up! You don't have to suffer from adult acne forever.


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8 Surefire Ways to Get Rid of Acne Once and For All

Pesky pimples remain regular an issue for approximately 50 million Americans per year. The good news is there is hope...


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The 9 Best Acne Products That Really Work

Is there a really a difference between treating your acne with high-end or prescription products versus over-the-counter ones? Top dermatologists...


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This Is the Difference Between a Pimple and a Boil

Here’s how you can determine if the red bump on your skin is a zit or a boil.


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Heat Rash or Sunburn: Here’s How to Tell the Difference

Both of the skin conditions can occur after a hot, sunny day, but here’s how you can tell the two...


12 Things That Up Your Risk of Sun Damage

Skipping sunscreen isn't the only thing linked to sun damage. Skin care products, medications, certain foods, and even perfume can...


12 “Healthy” Hygiene Habits That Are Actually Bad for You

You may think you're doing everything you can to improve your health and appearance, but these common hygiene habits do...


8 Places You Should Never Keep Your Phone

You're probably guilty of these.


This Is How to Treat Every Type of Acne

Acne is the most common skin problem in the United States, with about 40 to 50 million sufferers. Here are...