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What makes a sunscreen ‘reef-safe’?
Not all sunscreens, even environmentally-friendly ones, are created equal.
This popular acne medication carries a disturbing legacy
Albert Kligman conducted his groundbreaking work on tretinoin primarily on local Black inmates.
Can you get too much Botox?
Procedures are trending among millennials, and men, too.
Simple tips to heal your hands after constant washing
The more you scrub, the more your skin gets stressed out.
Vampire facials can work—but they’re dangerous in the wrong hands
Getting one at a spa increases your risk of infection.
The tanning bed in your gym is worrying dermatologists
How healthy is that ‘healthy glow’?
Stop popping your pimples
Dermatologists warn against it, even if it’s super duper satisfying.
Checking yourself for melanomas? You might not be looking for the right thing.
Skin cancer is easy to prevent as long as you know what to look for.
Specialized Cosmetics Protect Skin From Air Pollution
These products are supposed to protect your skin against harmful air pollutants. Do they do what their manufacturers claim?
A Selfie Could Save Your Life
Mole-mapping app uses your phone camera to check you for cancer