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Skin Care

Skin care is a broad term that refers to everything from hygiene to anti-aging regimens. Learn more about skin care at HowStuffWorks.

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Quick Tips: Help for Acne

Acne isn't just for teenagers. Anyone can be affected! Learn acne basics plus easy ways to prevent and treat unwanted pimples.

5 Things to Know About Tanning Pills

Do tanning pills work? We explain how these capsules may or may not boost your skin care routine. Read on to learn the in's and out's of tanning pills.

5 Ways Olive Oil Helps Your Skin

Olive oil tastes great and gives your skin care routine a boost. It's a natural remedy for dry skin and much more! See five ways olive oil helps skin.

Quick Tips: Red Blotches on Your Face

Even if you're not prone to acne, you can still get red blotches on your skin. Learn about inflamed skin spots – and how to get red blotch-free fast.

5 DIY Beauty Tips Using Vinegar

Vinegar adds a zing to your cooking, but that's not its only use. Health benefits of vinegar include clearer skin, shinier hair and more!

5 Reasons Sugar Hurts Your Skin

You may like sugar, but your skin doesn't. This kitchen staple can cause big skin problems. See why cutting out sugar helps your skin care routine.

5 Popular Anti-aging Supplements

Are anti-aging supplements the new fountain of youth? See if coenzyme q10, human growth hormone and other supplements really work.

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

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.

Skin Care Tips for Men with Oily Skin

Women aren't the only ones who battle oily skin. Get skin care advice for men with oily skin.

Quick Tips: Cold Weather Skin Moisturizing Tips

Winter weather does a number on your face, causing dry, flaky skin -- no matter how much moisturizer you use. Here, we spill skin-moisturizing secrets

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.

Quick Tips: Best Sunscreens for Oily Skin

Even if you have oily skin, you still need to protect your skin from the sun's harmful rays. So what's the best sunscreen for oily skin? Find out!

Quick Tips: Facial Moisturizer for Your Skin Type

The best moisturizer for you is the one that complements your skin type. Choose from the thousands on shelves with our facial moisturizer tips.

Quick Tips: pH-Balanced Skin Cleansers

Learn all that you need to know about using the proper pH balanced skin cleanser and get the skin cleanser with the right pH balance for your skin.

Quick Tips: SPF Numbers

Learn all that you need to know about what SPF numbers mean on sunscreen bottles and protect yourself with the correct SPF number sunscreen for the future.

5 Common Skin Parasites

Whether you like it or not, certain critters may see you as a meal. Learn how to avoid common skin parasites like bedbugs, fleas, and lice

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.

5 Uses for Toner

Find the best toner for your skin with as we explain the many uses of facial toner – and how it can become an essential part of your skin care routine

Quick Tips: Lemon Juice and Freckles

Though you can't get rid of freckles, lemon juice may help you lighten them. We show you how to safely alter your skin tone with lemon juice.

5 Facts to Know About Hair Removal Creams

Trying to get rid of excess body hair? Learn all about hair removal creams – and how to pick out the most effective one for you!

5 Things You Should Know About Brazilian Wax

Brazilian waxes are becoming more popular. But what do you need to know before you sign up for this type of bikini wax? Get the latest Brazilian was info.

5 Treatments for Scalp Psoriasis

Psoriasis affects more than 7.5 million Americans and can lead to unsightly flare-ups anywhere on the body, including the scalp. We teach you how to successful treat scalp psoriasis.

5 Things to Know About Chicken Pox

Chicken pox is one of the most feared infections – who wants to be covered with itchy spots? Spot and treat chicken pox using our helpful guide.

5 Things to Know About Thin Skin

Bruise easily? You may have thin skin – a common problem associated with aging. Learn what causes thin skin and how to prevent it.

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