I have an oily skin that is sensitive with lots of tiny bumps. I use a scrub to try to get rid of them, but my skin ends up being irritated for about two days. What...

My skin is extremely sensitive and my dermatologist has suggested I use only hypo-allergenic products. I have now tried two different ones and had a reaction from both. My skin is very flaky and red. No...

No other part of our body gets such devoted attention and care as does our skin. We cater to skin's cosmetic and health-care needs, pampering it with costly creams, masks, and lotions. Last year Americans...

My body skin is constantly dry and somewhat itchy, both in summer and winter. The summers seem worse, perhaps because I shower at least three to four times a day. I do use a hand and...

Medical science and the public, alike, have long agreed on the positive relationship between vitamins and good health. Nonetheless, vitamins have, for the most part, been snubbed from cosmetics, skin creams, and beauty-care products. Not only...
10 Fast Facts about the Sun and Skin Cancer

1 One in every five Americans will develop skin cancer at some point in life. 2 Skin cancer kills more than 9,200 Americans every year; more than three quarters of those deaths are from malignant...

My skin is quite dry in the winter, so I use lots of body moisturizers and bath gels instead of soap. I use a top-quality foam bath with a perfumed body lotion and I want to...

During the winter, my skin feels tight and drawn and quite often there are tiny bumps on my upper arms and on the calves of my legs. I have tried the loofah mitt as you suggested...
No miracle cures in skin care

I sometimes feel cheated because I find that some skin-care products I have tried do not do what they claim to do. The problem here may be many-sided. First of all, do be wary of...

I am 44 and pregnant for the first time. Because of my age, I am worried that I may develop stretch marks more easily. Is there any way to prevent them? Stretch marks can result...