Younger Looking Skin With HoneyTo get rid of feeling that your face looks older than your age, try indulging yourself by applying honey to your face. Let it stand for an hour and then wash with unscented facial soap.
Dry Cuticles and Dry Lips From Wearing Disposable Gloves and Masks?I work in a dentist office and use non-powdered gloves and disposable face masks. My cuticles are very dry and itchy and are coming up off the nail bed and my lips are also itchy and dry and peeling. Both my nails and lips are painful. I've tried vaseline, chapstick, aveeno lip moisturizer, bendryl allergy cream, triple antibiotic on both my lips and nails.
Coffee ExfoliateUse as a scrub on face and/or body to remove dead skin cells.
A Treat for Your HandsOver a wash basin, Put half a teaspoon of salt into the palm of one hand, then add a teaspoon of sweet almond oil. . .
Sunless Tanning Lotion Reviews?I am looking for a good sunless tanning lotion that has a natural color and that gives you color very quickly, I have been using coppertone endless summer but would like to try a new one. I would appreciate any suggestions.
Red Splotches on My Legs From a Rash?I have very red, bumpy splotches on my legs from a severe skin rash. I scratched so much they had opened and oozed. It's no longer itchy, but how can I get rid of, or fade, these ugly red splotches? I can't show my legs like this.
Homemade Pimple Treatment?How do I make a homemade pimple remover? My mom says that I'm too young to buy proactiv and other products that I think are great, but I need help! I need a fast, simple, easy way to get rid of my pimples before school starts.
Getting Rid of a Tan?I have had a tan for many years now. I have tried everything to get rid of it. Should I use lemon juice?
How do you remove oil from your face during the day?How do you remove oil from your face during the day? I wear makeup and my face gets oily around the nose and forehead about noontime.
Toning Down My Red Complexion?How can I tone down my red complexion with a home remedy?
Waxy Buildup on Your Skin From Deodorant?How do you remove the waxy buildup on your skin from stick antiperspirants / deodorants? Need a solvent for the wax and soap doesn't work.
Washing Your Back?Any advice on the best way to wash your own back while showering? No spouse at this time.
Applying Skin Cream TipI use a very expensive skin care system. I have discovered that if I apply the cream to my face when it is still wet, a very little goes a long way and you still get the same results.
Dusky Skin?How do you maintain a dusky skin?
Teen With Stretch Marks?I'm a teenager and have stretch marks where they are easily seen. It's affecting my self esteem a lot seeing that I am a model and bathing suit season is coming soon.
Sunless Tanning Lotion and Shaving?If I use Jergen's self tanning lotion that has been so popular in the last few years, won't it be a waste of time b/c when you shave won't it come off? I want a little color but don't want the damage from the sun.
Pore Refining?I'm looking for a thrifty way to refine my pores. Any suggestions?
Tissue Oil Cocoa Butter for Stretch Marks?Is tissue oil effective in removing scars and stretch marks or is cocoa butter better?
Acne on My Forehead?I wonder if anyone can give me some advice on ACNE I have on my forehead. I am 22 and still suffer really bad. I feel that other people are laughing at me when I go out and call me butters, ugly etc. Any advice would be great.
Proactiv Alternatives?I can't afford proactiv and get pretty bad break outs on my chin. Any suggestions?
Stretch Expensive LotionsThere's a lot of buzz about anti-aging products - and I see that most of them are $20 a jar. I had some alpha hydroxy lotion I had picked up that actually was too strong for my sensitive skin.
Removing Dark Skin Around Eyes?I have some dark skin near my eyes on both sides. What should I do to remove these spots?
Tips for Dry Skin?I am looking for tips for dealing with dry skin.
What Is Your Skin Care Schedule?ACNE CARE: I have read a lot about Tea Tree Oil, and have suffered from Acne since I was 10 and now 24! I have done accutane and then had to stop because of health reasons, did Proactive and never worked, tried pills and topicals from dermatologist hasn't worked!
Foods for Dry Skin?I think I need more water because my lips and skin STAY chapped and dry. Please help! Is there a certain food/drink that make your skin dry?
Mix Moisturizers for Improved ScentI bought some inexpensive moisturizer with sunscreen (usually $7-8 per bottle) at the dollar store, but didn't like the scent. I poured the bargain moisturizer into my two bottles of a brand name moisturizer that had a little left in them.
Whitening Underarms?What are the inexpensive ways of underarm whitening? Is it true that lemon juice works on it? Isn't it too strong?
Advice For Exfoliation?I want to know the methods of removal of extra skin on face. I am 26 years old but want my skin to look tight, tell me the ways to get rid of this problem?
How to Get a Fresh Looking Complexion While Living In Pakistan?Can I know how to get a fair complexion with a fresh look, while living in Pakistan?
Has Anyone Tried Roopamrit for Acne?Is the e-book 'acnefreein3days' safe to download? Has anyone tried the program in India? What were the results? And what about the product Roopamrit? Is is effective?
Pimples on Chest and Arms?I need advice on how to get rid of nasty pimples and zits around my arms and chest.
Does Pre-tanning Prevent Sun Burns?We are going to the Dominican Republic for a holiday in February and have heard that getting a pre-tan helps with not burning. Has anyone done it and does it help?
How Do You Apply a Spray-on Tan?Are there any people that have their kids in pageants? Can someone tell me how you do the spray-on tan?
Scars from Breast Reduction Surgery?I have breast reduction red and brown scars that don't go away. Also, the skin is loose in scars because I had injections to flatten them. Even though the scars are flat, now but they are red and brown. What should I use as a home remedy? I also have blue veins on my breast. What should I use as home remedy for that?
Homemade Oil Control Face Lotion?Does anyone know how to make your own homemade matte/or control lotion. I'm not interested in makeup but a skin lotion that will keep my face from being shiny all day. Does anyone know how these creams and lotions work?
Homemade Facial for Dry Skin?Looking for a homemade facial to make for dry skin.
Face Cleanser for a Teenage Boy?I need help for my 13 year old grandson. He is at the age where he is starting to get the dreaded pimples. I would like suggestion on what to use for cleansing his skin.
Getting Rid Of Scars?I have scars I need to get rid of. Does anyone know what I should use?
Firming Ingredient For Standard Lotion?Is there something I can add to any regular lotion to make it a firming lotion?
Which Acne Products Should I Use?Should I use Oxy Daily Wash and Cetaphil together and BP after washing with these 2? Or should I just use Cetaphil and BP or Stridex?
Link: The Proper Way To Pop A PimpleI know a lot of teens and their moms and dads read this blog - and there have been many questions about skin care. There is a great little how-to here on a dermatology blog about how to properly pop a pimple ...
Skin Is Darker Under Breasts?I have read the many, many posts regarding a rash under heavy breasts, I have also have that problem. I am in the process of trying some of you guys suggestions, but my skin has darkened under that area. Any suggestions on how I can clear this up. I have a friend who suggested Cocoa Butter or Shea Butter. Any suggestions will be greatly appreciated. Thanks and have a good rest of your week
Neutrogena Exfoliator?I use Neutrogena Exfoliator, I was wondering is it bad for my skin because it foams and lathers. I think its a face scrub, too.
Face Doesn't Seem Clean After Washing?No matter how careful I am, and I am a fanatic about washing my face twice a day. I use Clearasil and have used so many other cleansers; my face is dry on the cheeks and oily at the T zone. But no matter how much I wash and I rinse like crazy, when I use toner the cotton ball comes back brown with dirt. Any suggestions out there?
Kid's Knees Always Look Dirty?How do you get kid's knees to lighten up. No matter how hard you scrub, they still look dirty.
Use Purell on Acne BreakoutsI am so excited to share this tip! I had an unwelcome middle aged pimple and wanted to cover it up before I went out. Usually when this happens I use an acne treatment, but it usually dries a little weird and plus I have sensitive skin.
Aveeno Sunless Tanner?Has anyone tried the new Aveeno Sunless Tanner that has three shades in one bottle?
Milia Around the Eyes?How do you get rid of milia (small white bumps) around the eyes?
Trouble With Self Tanning Products?The first time I use self tanner each summer it works great. If I exfoliate before the second use, I don't get a tan, apparently because the tanner doesn't have anything to react with! If I don't exfoliate before the second use, I end up with a streaky mess. My skin is very normal and average. Do any of you have experience that might help me? Thanks!!
Using EVOO To Remove Chicken Pox Scars?I'm 26 and last month I had chicken pox. The marks are still there, predominantly on my torso and thighs. They're small but scattered everywhere like freckles. I'm wondering whether a daily topical application of EVOO will help in diminishing those marks?
Alternatives To Baby Oil For Dry Skin?I have dry but smooth skin. What can I use besides baby oil to keep more moisture?
Keeping My Face Oil Free?Dose anybody have tips to keeping my face grease free?
Looking For Suave Alpha-hydroxy Product?Use to use a Suave anti-aging product from Wal-Mart (Age Defense, maybe), containing Alpha-Hydroxy. It removed a brown spot from my face completely. I can't find it anymore and now have another big brown spot. What can I use? I'm getting the brown spots on my forearms now and would like to remove those as well. Thanks
Licking Lips Too Much?I play volleyball on a team. And when we practice in the sun I keep licking my lips. It leaves a line on my lips of where I had been licking. Any help? Its driving me and my team mates nuts!
Does Concealapore Clog Pores?I have read on this site that Concealapore really does make facial pores disappear (or at least make them less noticeable). I'd love to try it, but does anyone know if it clogs the pores?
Clothing Causing Pimples?I have a few questions. I get these pimples, or something where the waistband of my jeans are. They are usually just in the front, on my stomach. I have tried to get rid of them by using acne lotions, but it doesn't work that well. I don't know for sure what they are, but I assumed that they were some type of acne. How can I get rid of them?
Using Lotion After Waxing?After a Brazilian waxing is there a safe, every day lotion that can be used in that area to keep it from looking and feeling dry?
Lightening Self TannersI use facial self tanners so I don't have to use liquid foundation when I am pale but even the lighter shades are sometimes too concentrated and don't look natural :-( I tried this tip last night and it works great !!! I used 2/3rds self tanner and 1/3 inexpensive lotion :-)
"Drummers Hand" Intense Lotion?While coming back from vacation in NC last week we stopped at a small country store around Pickens, SC. My wife picked up a jar of hand lotion marked "Drummers Hand" Intense Lotion for Extreme Dry Skin. My wife says it is the best she has ever used but we cannot locate the store to call them (can't remember the name nor exact location). She did remember the lady in the store told her a lady in Asheville NC made it but the jar had no contact information. It did list the ingredients.
Paperwork Drying Out Hands?I've been doing a lot of volunteering at a clinic and find my hands are becoming very dry from handling paperwork. Lotioning up before going in isn't helping much. Any suggestions?
Cleaning Marker off of Baby's Head?How can I clean off Texta from a baby's head, compliments of the older brother! It is not a permanent marker.
Getting Rid of Chicken Pox Marks?I have marks all over my face and body from having chicken pox for 15 days. What can I use to get rid of these marks?
Product Review: Ponds Clean Sweep TowelettesProduct: Ponds Clean Sweep Microdermabrasion Wet Cleansing Towelettes. I have had such a time with cleansing my face. I wash my face very carefully twice a day. But no matter what kind of cleanser I use, when I put toner on a cotton ball after washing my face, it comes back dirty.
Dry, White Spots on Skin?I have these white, dry looking spots on my arms and I'm starting to get them on my stomach too. I've had them for about 2 years. What should I do to make them go away?
Removing Wax from Eyelids?Is there a remedy for getting wax off of eye lids?
Recommendations for Cheap Face Wash?I need info on a good, cheap face wash. I am 31 and I have big pores and blackheads. I also wear makeup daily foundation, eye shadow, etc. Please help.
Sock Washcloth for KidsTo make holding soap easier for a child, put the soap in an old sock. Not only does the soap not slip out of their hand it also acts as a wash cloth. Just throw in the wash when it needs to be cleaned.
Eliminating Age Spots?I am looking for cheap ways to get rid of sunspots on my face or at least lighten them. Does scar cream product work for this?
Skin is Peeling After Sun Tanning?How can I keep from peeling after sun tanning? What can you do if you've already started to peel? Is there anything I can use to minimize the peeling?
Help With Pimples on Forehead?I have pimples on my forehead. They fade away sometimes, but reappear in full strength and what's really bad about this all is I'm 51 years old. It was same with 30 then 40 years old. They came and they started too disappear, now their just on my forehead.
Recycle Soap With Cookie CuttersWith the prices today for everything, I am reminded of a memory of my Grandmother, who is extremely frugal. She saved the leftover slivers of bar soap in a bag, and old cereal bag. When she had enough she would recycle. I loved this.
Pink Rash on Face?I have this rash on my face (cheeks) and I think it's Rosacea. I'm wondering if anyone knows how to treat it? I've had this on and off but this time it's been the longest I've had it and it's the worse.
Aspirin Scrub For Softer SkinI have recently found a fantastic new recipe for radiant, soft skin. It might sound really strange, but the trick is aspirin and water. It's a great combo and works really well. Give it a try.
Pimples After Facial Waxing?I had my face waxed once and at that time I had broken out with bad crater type pimples. Now, 8 months later, there are brown and white spots. I'm only 38. Will these ever go away?
Aloe Vera for Dry Hands?How can I use aloe vera from a plant on my dry hands?
Getting Rid of Melesma?I am 29 years male. I don't remember my face without melesma (black/brown patches). I have showed it to dermatologists, but no medicine, multivitamins, or sunscreen of any SPF seem to be working. I am staying out of the sun, it keeps getting worse.
Pimples on Scalp?My son has a pimpley rash on his scalp. It looks like red pimples all around his hair line. He is 12 going on 13 and going through puberty.
Using an Egg Pack for Oily Skin?I have heard about the egg pack that one can use for oily skin and pimples, but is it the whole egg? And is anything else added to it? Is once a week enough?
Getting Rid of a Brown Pigment Spot on Face?What can I use to get rid of or diminish a large brown streak on my forehead?
Skin Care Advice?I am 40 and have combination skin. My skin tone is spotty and rough on and near the cheeks. I am having a hard time finding cleansers that don't make me breakout, and foundation that doesn't make me look caked and just down right awful. Help? Please.
Getting Rid of Clogged Pores?How do I get rid of large, clogged pores? Please help. Thanks.
Using Ketchup to Improve Complexion?Does rubbing ketchup on the skin improve your complexion? Does anyone have any other tips?
Vitamin E for Skin ConditionsVitamin E is good inside and out. If you suffer from a skin condition or injury, open an E capsule and rub the oil on. It's quite tacky in texture, so rub or stroke in all that your skin will take and then wrap the affected area overnight to protect your sheets.
Buying Roopamrit Face Cream?Where can I buy Roopamrit face cream in Hydrabad?
Getting Rid of Calluses on Elbow?How do I get rid of a callous on my elbow? I probably developed it from propping my elbow on my desk. I went to dermatologist to have it removed. She said if she removed it may hit a nerve. It gets dry and scaly. All lotion or Vaseline does it soften it.
Covering Up Skin Blemishes Under Arms?My underarms have extremely dark skin, skin tags, and cysts under each of them. I've spoken to my doctor about this, but he wasn't much help.
Use Preparation H For Wrinkle CreamIf you read magazines or watch TV you have seen the ads about making fine lines or wrinkles appear less noticeable. The best thing I have found to work sounds silly but makes sense once you think about it.
Is coconut beneficial to the skin?Is coconut beneficial to the skin?
Finding Listerex Face Cleanser?Does anyone remember a face cleanser named Listerex? It was popular about fifteen years ago and then just disappeared. I'd love to know if it is still being made and if so where I can purchase it? Thank you.Mary
Removing UV Pen Ink from Skin?My son drew on his hands with permanent UV pen. It is supposed to be used for marking property? How do I get it off?
D'arsonval High Frequency Home Use Device?Has anyone had an experience using the D'arsonval at home? Is it helping to reduce the wrinkles?
Getting Rid of Shiny Skin?How do I make my face less shiny?
Participating in Clinical Trials?Is there any clinical research going on in India about the very dry skin since birth? To date I could not find any doctor for treatment of my dry skin problem. Everybody says it's a genetic problem and can not be treated with medications.
Removing Nicotine Stains from Lips
?I agree, because of excessive smoking, my lips have turned dark in color. What is the best way to remove nicotine stains from my lips and return them to their normal healthy pink?
Using Lava Soap for Pimples?Has anyone ever used Lava soap on their face to get rid of pimples?
Preventing Winter Dry Skin?How can I avoid dry skin in winter; which type of moisturizer is good?
Dry Cracked Bleeding
Fingertips?A co-worker has very dry finger tips in the winter time. They split open and bleed and are painful. He always has them wrapped in bandaids and applies lotion to them periodically, but they keep cracking. Any ideas?
Applying Face Shiner?How do I apply face shiner on my face?
Homemade Solution for Rough Skin?I have tried so many hand moisturizing treatments. I think I have read and tried a lot of the suggestions on this site, too.
Homemade Face and Body Firming Masks?I am looking for homemade recipes for firming face and body masks.
Spritz Face With Hair ShineWrinkles are only part of how you are received as aging. Facial skin that is dry and blotchy makes you emphasizes wrinkles and makes you appear older. A little trick I came up with is to very lightly spritz your face with a hair shining product.
Protecting Yourself from the Sun?I am going to Hawaii in about 6 weeks. How best do I prepare myself, to be able to enjoy the water and sun, without getting sunburned?