Taking Care of Your Skin and Looking Younger
From Heather Brannon, MD, former About.com Guide
- Skin Care And the Sun - A Hate-Hate Relationship
- Picking the Best Facial Cleanser
- Skin Care Basics
- Skin Care Products
Skin Care And the Sun - A Hate-Hate Relationship
The sun hates your skin. It's true, the sun is always trying to destroy your skin and shorten your life. Your skin hates the sun. The sun causes it to look older than it is. Find out what you need to know about taking care of your skin and the sun.
Picking the Best Facial Cleanser
Did you know that the soap you use on your body is too harsh for the sensitive skin on your face? Is your face tight after you wash it? Did you know that means your cleanser is too harsh? There are some great facial cleansers out there and some I wouldn't touch with a ten-foot washcloth. See which category your cleanser falls into.
Skin Care Basics
Like it or not, beauty is often determined by the health of your skin. Find out what's going on with your skin at a microscopic level, and learn what you can do to keep it in tip-top shape.
Skin Care Products
How do you know what products to buy to keep your skin looking healthy and glowing? Are more expensive choices really better? Did you know you could be causing damage to your skin by using the wrong skin care products? I know, it's all very confusing. Get a doctor's perspective on choosing the right skin care options for you, without all the marketing hype.