I suffer from dry, flaky, chapped skin. Is there anything I can do about this? I use a good moisturizer and a hand lotion. The skin's outer layer should be supple and this depends on proper...

I have an acne problem and have been to several dermatologists and so far they have not helped me. Their medicines and suggestions have caused me great pain, irritation and lots of money. Do you think...

Many companies manufacture sunless tanning products. Available at most cosmetic counters and skin-care salons, they are a nice substitute for people with allergies, and those who do not wish to risk burning, wrinkling and...
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...
Be careful to find right moisturizer

Should everyone use a moisturizer? I have been using a lotion-type of moisturizer but my skin feels oily all the time. I have tried other types but have not been pleased with them either. We...

I have read that specialized makeup will cover birthmarks. Is there anything that will remove them permanently? Discolorations and marks on a newborn's skin are called birthmarks in the true sense of he word. Usually...

I had problems with my skin a couple of years ago but treatments and facials helped. Now my skin is clear but I would like your opinion on how often I should see my esthetician or...

Until recently, the new-kid-on-the-block beauty product ingredients were alpha hydroxy acids (AHAs), a group of acids naturally occurring in fruits, milk, and sugar cane, which have proved to be a good defense against damage...

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...

Examine the skin on the inside of your upper arm; then look at your face. Which skin is firmer, clearer, softer, and younger-looking? Most likely, the skin on the inner portion of your upper arm. Why?...