How to Get Rid of Whiteheads

The mere mention of whiteheads can stop even the most fresh-faced of adults dead in their tracks. We’ve all been there before. You drift off to sleep one night, only to wake up with a massive blemish glaring back at you from your bathroom mirror. While your initial...

Why Personalized Skin Care Is Important

There are many skincare products on the market. But not all of them are suited for your skin. To address your needs and concerns, and maintain healthy skin, you need a personalized skin care regimen. The best skin care products and habits depend on your needs. That’s...

Common Mistakes Made When Washing Your Face

Washing your face is something you probably don’t think too much about. We’re taught from an early age that, in order to maintain healthy skin, we must wash with soap and water. But is it really that simple? Not really; there may be many mistakes made when washing...

Why Sunscreen Is So Important

People often use sunscreen only at the beach. The truth is harmful UV rays from the sun can penetrate your skin anywhere, even while in a car or walking outside. Up to 80% of UVA and UVB rays can reach your skin on a cloudy day. To maintain healthy skin, you want to...

Is a Non-Surgical Neck Lift Possible?

As we get older, we often find our necks aging faster than we do. Some people are so self-conscious they resort to invasive surgeries that, although the results are often permanent, involve long recovery times. A non-surgical neck lift avoids downtime and...

How to Get Rid of Blackheads

Blackheads are common among people who seek acne treatment. They appear as tiny dots across your skin and can occur in large numbers. At the same time, your skin may feel rough, bumpy, and scratchy. The bump caused by a blackhead is called a comedo. What Are...

Skincare Benefits of Vitamin C

Sunscreens and topical creams, such as moisturizers, are proper forms of skincare. But did you know that vitamin C plays a critical role in the health of your skin? Vitamin C is found in many types of moisturizers and skincare products. Yet, studies have shown that as...

What Exactly Is a Chemical Peel?

A chemical peel is a skin treatment option most often used on the face, neck, and hands. When people get chemical peels, an acid solution is applied to the surface of the skin. This chemical solution induces exfoliation, allowing newer, regenerated skin to form. The...

Skin Care for Men

Skin care is important whether you’re still trying to fight off acne or delay the signs of aging. Healthy skin for men is possible by following a diligent skin care routine and practicing healthy habits. For healthier skin, these skin care tips for men can help...

Anti-Aging Skin Care Tips

Your skin may show signs of aging by your 40s and 50s. It may lose firmness and fine lines and wrinkles may begin to appear. There may be changes in complexion as well. But you can maintain and even improve your appearance with these anti-aging skin care tips, many of...

Best Diet for Healthy Skin

What you eat affects your skin as much as the rest of your body. Foods rich in vitamins, minerals, and amino acids contribute to healthy skin, while highly processed foods won’t provide the nutrients needed to keep your skin strong and resilient. Amino acids, derived...

Dangerous Moles to Look Out For

Skin moles are quite common and are generally harmless. They can appear anywhere on your body and caused by many reasons. Genetics, age, and sun exposure are the primary factors. But when is a mole not just a harmful spot and possibly skin cancer? There are a few...

How to Detect Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is extremely common and often caused by years of sun exposure. Age is a factor as well. More than 5.4 million nonmelanoma cases are diagnosed in the U.S. each year. When detected early, it can be treated and often cured. The Skin Cancer Foundation and...

Is Sunless Tanning Safe?

Many people seek the look of a suntan while avoiding the damaging rays of the sun. Sunless tanning has become a popular alternative to sunbathing. Available in the form of sprays, creams, and lotions, fake tanning products are often considered safe. But few people...

6 Ways Smoking Can Affect Your Skin

Smoking can do serious damage to your lungs, heart, and body. It can also lead to skin damage because toxic chemicals in cigarettes destroy supportive collagen and elastin. Wrinkles then begin to appear. But this isn’t the only detrimental effect a dermatologist may...