No one food, food group or a single vitamin will likely clear up acne or other skin conditions. The benefits of a properly balanced diet, with supplements where needed, is to build and repair...
Skin - An owner's manual

When you discover a new pimple, you probably aren't thinking about how great your skin is. But zits and all, skin is remarkable stuff. Skin is the body's largest organ. It stops harmful germs from entering...

The spots could be signs of either of two skin conditions, one known as vitiligo, the other as tinea versicolor. Vitiligo is a sudden loss of skin pigment that occurs when the pigment- producing...

A true whitehead, or milia is a hard, white pearly bump visible just under the surface of the skin. It appears in a pore where the opening has been covered over with dry skin cells...
Acne Yes There's Help

It doesn't seem fair. Just when you begin to appreciate a smooth complexion, raging hormones set the stage for the Great Breakout--otherwise known as acne. Through no fault of yours, blackheads, whiteheads, papules, and pustules...
Skin What You Need To Know

A glance at the cross-section will show you how complex the skin is. A typical patch of skin the size and thickness of a quarter contains about 30 million cells, 600 sweat glands, 100...

Is it possible to have both dry skin and acne? My skin is tight and flaky but I have a lot of acne, too. I cleanse my skin at least four times a day and use an...

Before you slip on sandals and beach wear, stock up on all-natural sun-protection lotions or creams with a 10-15 Sun Protection Factor. When was the last time you took a sunbath? The memory you turn...

The best ultraviolet absorbers are Paba (para-amino benzoic acid) or other derivatives called benzophenones. No sunscreen will give absolute protection and should not be used as an excuse to over- expose your skin to the...

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...