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5 Surprising Acne Treatments

When you're desperate to get rid of a pimple, you're willing to try just about anything to make it go away. You might be surprised by some methods of blemish elimination -- especially since some of them haven't been proven to work at all.


All About Skin Grafts Quiz

All About Skin Grafts Quiz

Skin grafts are a relatively new medical procedure that saves thousands of lives each year. Take our skin grafts quiz to learn more! See more »

Tea Tree Oil Quiz

Tea Tree Oil Quiz

Tea tree oil is a common herbal medicine that can reduce acne, prevent fungal infections and much more. Read on to learn about the benefits of tea tree oil. See more »

How to Get Rid of Blackheads Quiz

How to Get Rid of Blackheads Quiz

Getting rid of blackheads is not as hard as you think. Take our quiz to learn everything you need to know about treating acne and blackheads. See more »

How to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under Eyes Quiz

How to Get Rid of Dark Circles Under Eyes Quiz

Getting rid of dark circles under your eyes means finding the cause. Test your dark circle know-how with our skin care quiz. See more »

Benefits of Mint Quiz

Benefits of Mint Quiz

Mint adds flavor to your food (and drinks) but it also boosts skin health. See what this fragrant herb can do for your face by taking this quiz! See more »

How to Reduce Under-eye Puffiness

How to Reduce Under-eye Puffiness

Under-eye puffiness doesn't do your face any favors. Get the do's and don'ts (we're looking at you, hemorrhoid cream) for reducing under-eye puffiness See more »

Quick Tips: Shea Butter and Scars

Quick Tips: Shea Butter and Scars

Have you ever wondered what shea butter can do for your scars? Read on to learn about how shea butter can reduce scarring. See more »

Quick Tips: Treating Burns

Quick Tips: Treating Burns

How you treat a burn depends on the type of burn. Learn the difference between first-degree and fourth-degree burns and the proper treatment for both. See more »

5 Ways to Treat Flat Warts

5 Ways to Treat Flat Warts

What are flat warts? Learn five easy ways to treat these harmless spots and rid yourself of flat warts for good. See more »

Quick Tips: Moisturizing Your Eczema

Quick Tips: Moisturizing Your Eczema

Want to know what the best way to moisturize your eczema is? Read on to get the best pointers on how to moisturize your chronic eczema. See more »