Acne

If you are a human, you’ve probably tangled with pimples. Acne is the most common skin condition in the United States, according to the American Academy of Dermatology, and affects as many as 50...

Image Source: POPSUGAR Photography / Danielle Jackson I’ve been dealing with hyperpigmentation caused by body acne for several years now. When I first began to notice the blemishes and dark spots...

If there’s one sure way to revitalise your complexion, it’s applying a dermatologist-approved acid as part of your beauty regime. Here, we make the case for mandelic acid. Acids. Just when you’ve...

They’re lauded as a skincare hero, promising to tackle everything from dullness and dehydration to dryness and sensitivity. Here, the experts explain why ceramides could be the ingredient your complexion...

Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is a common condition that affects the way a woman’s ovaries work. Believed to affect one in five women in the UK, PCOS is a hormonal disorder that causes enlarged...


18 Salicylic Acid Products to Help With Blemishes and Oil — All at Sephora Whether you’ve had acne for years or it’s popped up in recent months, chances are you’re reading this...

A cosmetic chemist and board-certified dermatologist debunk 19 of the most common myths about skincare. They explain how drinking water doesn't necessarily make your skin look better and how you...

Being under a lot of stress can affect your body in more ways than you probably realize. Stress impacts your sleep, your mood, and your skin, among many other things. So, when a sudden, increasingly stressful...

Skin Purging Is the “It Gets Worse Before It Gets Better” Period of Starting a New Product Introducing a new skin-care product into your routine can be a roller coaster. On one hand, you...

While countless studies have shown that social media’s popularity combined with the unrealistic images and beauty standards touted by influencers and celebrities is detrimental to the mental health...

Painful and often difficult to disguise, cystic acne can put a huge damper on your mood and your look. Even with loads of makeup and a big pep talk, going out with large red marks can be tough for the...

A Dermatologist Explains What You Should Know About Postpartum Acne There’s a long list of things that happen to your body during and after pregnancy, some of which are unexpected and not widely...

Summer means sunshine, sandals . . . and for some of us, a slew of frustrating seasonal skin-care issues. Battling face-mask acne? Experimenting with an SPF that’s clogging your back pores? Trust...

21 Face Masks That Will Make Your Blemishes Feel Like Nothing but a Distant Memory If you’re dealing with blemishes, we feel your struggle. We too want to banish clogged pores and stop pimples...

The thought of wearing a tank top isn’t something that should cause anyone anxiety, but for me, it does. I’ve always had acne, but thankfully, I figured out a routine on how combat my...

8 Editors Share Their Biggest Acne Confessions, Because Zits Happen to All of Us Having acne can make you do some pretty rash things to get rid of it. Think: applying toothpaste to a zit, spending more...