Tag: skin type

The Best Cleanser for Your Skin Type: Gel, Milk or Oil?

Fresh, cleansed skin is the key to keeping your complexion clear, but not all cleansers are created equal. With so many different forms on...

We Found the Best Primers for Every Skin Type

If you ask makeup artists for the do-or-die product that makes a flawless face, primer always tops the list. “Primers contain waxes and polymers...

Ask a Scientist: Do I Need a Separate Eye Cream?

The Scientist: Shari Lipner, M.D., a dermatologist at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and Ph.D. in molecular geneticsThe Answer: The skin around your eyes...

Can You Blame Your Sun Spots on Your Parents?

New research suggests that photoaging isn't just sun-related but may also have to do with genetics.

What’s Your Under Eye Circle Type?

Not all dark circles are created equal. Find which type of shadow is keeping you from looking bright-eyed, and get customized advice to send your bags packing.

Will Skincare Products Really Help Your Skin?

It all depends on your "Type." What you need to know to manage your skincare expectations.

Face Oils: We Try It

Clarins Blue Orchid Face Treatment Oil, $50Tested by: Laura KenneyAs someone who’s worried about both aging and acne (not fair, right?), I traded...

Face Oil: How It Benefits Skin

The new crop of face oils promise to cure every complexion issue with a potent blend of antioxidants and vitamins. But do they?

Anti-Aging For Oily Skin

Remember that old adage about oily skin not aging? Well, that's not exactly the way it is-at least not anymore. Here's what you need to know to tackle pimples and the wrinkles.

Beating the Winter Skin Blues

Want to stay silky-smooth when the weather gets bitter? Get schooled in the science behind your moisturizer.