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 How to Get Rid of Those Bright Red ‘Moles,’ According to Dermatologists

Don't just ignore the harmless-looking red spots. Here's everything you need to know about cherry angiomas.



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Yes, Your Acne Is Worse in the Summer—Here’s How You Can Get Rid of It

Dermatologists explain why summer acne is so common—and what you can do to avoid warm weather breakouts.


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If You Have Acne, Follow These 11 Essential Makeup Rules

Caking on makeup is not the way to go.


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12 Potentially Toxic Ingredients That Can Be Found in Beauty Products

We talked to top dermatologists about potentially problematic chemicals and ingredients that can be found in beauty or skin care...


What Is Belly Button Lint? Eye Boogers? 10 Necessary Explanations for Body Gunk

Icky bodily fluids may make you gag, but some of them actually protect your body from harm (and, well, others...


Warning! Three out of Four Sunscreens Apparently Don’t Work—Here’s Why

Turns out your SPF of choice may be leaving you dangerously exposed. Find out which sunscreens work as advertised—and are...


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The $10 Trick That Could Curb Sun-Related Herpes Outbreaks

Greater sun exposure can make you more vulnerable to getting herpes, but here's a simple way to curb a potential...


Yes, There’s a Miracle Trick to Relieve Eczema—and It’s Unbelievably Simple

This super simple trick will come as a welcome relief for those who suffer from eczema—here's what you need to...


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11 Dermatologist-Approved Facial Masks for Acne

Say buh-bye to breakouts, blackheads, and acne scars with the blemish-busting ingredients in these dermatologist-approved facial masks.


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7 Critical Spots You Need to Remember to Apply Sunscreen

You always get your arms and legs, but what about these other body parts?


Yes, Windy Weather Can Trigger Rosacea—and So Can These 6 Other Things

Grammy- and Tony-winning star Kristin Chenoweth opens up about her battles with rosacea—here's what you need to know about what...


These Hilarious Sunburns Will Make You Laugh and Cringe at the Same Time

Ouch! You'll definitely be loading on the sunscreen after looking through these.


Amazing Skin Transformations That Will Make You Run to Your Dermatologist

These before-and-after photos prove why a dermatologist is totally worth it.


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If You Have Acne-Prone Skin, Read This Before You Apply Sunscreen

A dermatologist reveals the sunscreen ingredients to watch out for to avoid acne breakouts while protecting your skin...

Everyone Says You Need “Beauty Rest,” but Is It Even a Real Thing?

Can you, too, be a sleeping beauty? Can some sound shut-eye shape you into a stunning sight? Here's your answer....


You and Your Child Should Never, Ever Use the Same Sunscreen—Here’s Why

It might be easier to use the same bottle, but you'll be doing more harm than good.


The 3-Second Downloads That Will Save You from a Nasty Sunburn

Tanning isn't the smartest thing you can do for your skin, but burning is far worse. Now there are smartphone...


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The Retinoid Rule Dermatologists Are Urging Everyone to Follow

Dermatologists discuss how to use retinoids, like a retinol cream, and the importance of sunscreen to protect your skin...


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The 6 Biggest Sunscreen Mistakes We’re All Making

Kudos to those who use it, but according to an unusual study, chances are none of us is using sunscreen...

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How To Get Rid of Cystic Acne, Sometimes Overnight (Really!)

All the beauty treatments and over-the-counter creams in the world won't help with the large, painful, sometimes hardened bumps that...


Does Birth Control Help or Hurt Acne? A Dermatologist Sets the Record Straight

Here's an unexpected benefit to birth control pills: They could help clear up your complexion—as long as you choose the...


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9 Sunburn Remedies that Actually Work

These sunburn remedies might be a little unorthodox, but consider giving them a try the next time your sunburned skin...


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I Tried Lasers for Melasma—and Here’s What Happened

I developed melasma, or small spots on my face, during pregnancy. I tried a laser treatment to fix the skin...


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The Acne Treatments Dermatologists Use On Themselves

Dermatologists reveal the acne treatments they use for dealing with the occasional breakout and offer tips for how to...


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9 Common Skin-Care Ingredients That Are Making You Break Out

If you're prone to breakouts, you probably have an arsenal of products to treat them, but not all are actually...