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8 Ways You're Accidentally Making Your Breakouts Worse

Glamour | Posted 02.08.2017 | Style

By Deanna Pai, Glamour Photo: Delphine Achard/WWD It's like clockwork: You spy--or, almost as bad, feel--the beginnings of a zit. The next thi...

3 Simple Ways To Make Your Pores Look Smaller | Ashley Sepanski | Posted 01.20.2016 | OWN

Oil is what makes your pores look large. "It's complicated, but oil changes how light interacts with solid objects, making things appear bigger," says...

Yes, There Is A Right Way To Pop Your Pimples

SELF | Posted 01.11.2017 | Style

Expert tips for when you're in a pinch. By Jessica Cruel, SELF Photo: Giovanni Giannoni/WWD Confession: even though I'm a beauty editor who knows ...

Kendall Jenner Opens Up About Her Struggle With Acne

The Huffington Post | Cole Delbyck | Posted 10.28.2015 | Entertainment

Puberty is rough. It's even worse when cameras document your every move because you are one of the faces of "America's first family." Top model Kendal...

3 Subtle Signs You're Over-Exfoliating Your Skin

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 09.23.2015 | OWN

Any good skincare routine begins with the all-important cleansing process -- but how much scrubbing is too much? According to celebrity skin expert an...

Anti-Aging? I'm Calling Bulls**t.

Jennifer Kramer | Posted 09.15.2016 | Fifty
Jennifer Kramer

Fighting the process of aging is a sad waste of time. I'd rather reassess and embrace the process while using common sense to help prevent PREMATURE aging. It's all about being healthy: body and mind.

Another Beauty Myth About Flawless Skin, Busted

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 08.20.2015 | OWN

In the quest for flawless skin, some people are willing to try just about anything that doesn't involve a heap of money or a degree of pain. They'll a...

Everything You Need To Know About Bacne

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 07.07.2015 | Style

Let's talk about back acne. You know, those breakouts (consisting of pink pimples and clogged pores) that you know are there but can't see? Address...

Acne and Wrinkles: The Two-Stage Life Overlap That Just Doesn't Seem Fair

Lauren Levine | Posted 07.01.2016 | Women
Lauren Levine

I'd like to file a complaint. Zits or wrinkles, pick one. You shouldn't have to fight off both. If you know where I could direct these thoughts or maybe get some kind of refund or voucher, I'd appreciate it.

The Brain-Skin Connection

Dr. Claudia Aguirre | Posted 06.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Claudia Aguirre

The creams, lotions and potions you spend your hard-earned money on can offer surface benefits. But if the problem stems in the mind, slather on as much retinol as you want but the tension lines will remain if your heart rate is reminiscent of the jackhammer pounding on the sidewalk.

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Cystic Acne

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 12.14.2016 | Style

Have you ever felt a throbbing sensation along your jawline and discovered a small bump under your skin? Chances are you're experiencing cystic acne. ...

To Your Health

Jennifer Hamady | Posted 05.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Hamady

Patient: "Doctor, I don't feel well, and I'm not sure why." Doctor: "I want you to meditate for 20 minutes twice a day, exercise for at least 30 min...

5 New Ways to Treat New and Old Acne Scars

Margo Weishar | Posted 04.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Margo Weishar

In recent years the options for treating acne scars have expanded with new and exciting technology that can treat even old scars with minimal downtime.

To the Jerk From My Summer Job

Ashley McDonald | Posted 04.19.2015 | Women
Ashley McDonald

I sat there for a second, stunned. My menu was open; I had been thinking about eggs and hash browns (it's never too late in the day for those.) But suddenly, rather than eating, I wanted to punch you in the face and get the hell out of there.

6 Wacky Health Claims That May Not Be True

John Whyte, M.D., MPH | Posted 03.28.2015 | Healthy Living
John Whyte, M.D., MPH

As a physician and a researcher, I always like to know the source of health advice. Just because something is published in a science journal or reported on the news doesn't mean it's true. You need to look at how a study is designed, as well as decide if it seems to make sense. Here's some health advice that you should think twice about.

Is Magnesium Oil Becoming The New Coconut Oil?

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 01.14.2015 | Style

While dousing oneself in coconut oil seems like the beauty trend that's never going out of style, it looks like there's another product on the market ...

The Surprise Medical Treatment That Also Clears Up Acne

Refinery29 | Sejal Shah | Posted 01.09.2015 | Style

When we talk about acne, we tend to gravitate towards a few buzzwords: salicylic acid, benzoyl peroxide, Accutane, and maybe even Retin-A. Recently, s...

3 'Myths' About Acne That Are Actually True

OWN | Posted 12.31.2014 | OWN

For some, the word "acne" drudges up memories of pimple-prone teen years and blemishes of decades past. For others, it's an all-too-common affliction ...

All Your Gross Acne Questions, Answered

Refinery29 | Posted 11.25.2014 | Healthy Living

Breakouts are like annoying coworkers: Almost everyone has them, and it takes tons of effort to avoid them. But, maybe, life would be a bit easier if ...

All Your Gross Acne Questions, Answered

Refinery29 | Liesa Goins | Posted 11.19.2014 | Style

Breakouts are like annoying coworkers: Almost everyone has them, and it takes tons of effort to avoid them. But, maybe, life would be a bit easier if ...

Keep Your Feet Happy With These Club Friendly Shoes

Bianca Heyward | Posted 12.22.2014 | Style
Bianca Heyward

Whether it's impractical to wear potentially life-threatening footwear, or you simply aren't in the mood, here are 10 alternative shoes that a bouncer will not turn you away for wearing.

5 Signs Your Hormones Are Out Of Whack

Posted 09.29.2014 | Healthy Living

By Chloe Metzger Raise your hand if, in the last few weeks, you've felt tired, bloated or cranky. Sound familiar? Then you know the drill: Every mo...

The Face-Washing Affirmation That Has Nothing To Do With Your Skin

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 09.10.2014 | Teen

We've all seen our fair share of acne-shaming ads that have made us desperately wish we could hide all our pimples forever. But the next time you're w...

How to Handle Zits in Your Thirties

Cynthia Kane | Posted 11.04.2014 | Women
Cynthia Kane

I remember the first time I got a zit on my face. It was the worst moment of my life. The worst moment, because everyone around me pointed it out, stared at it and laughed at it. Then came the millions of ways to get rid of it.

The Faithful Shopper: Fall Fashion

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 10.25.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Yes, we technically have three weeks or so left of summer, but now is the time to get your fall wardrobe in shape for the fall season ahead. Fortunate...