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inflammation

This Soothing Topical Just Might Change Your Dry, Inflamed Skin

When you think of moisturizing ingredients—panthenol probably doesn't come to mind.

Kirsten Nunez, M.S.
May 27 2020

Propanediol Is Often In Clean Cosmetics — But Is It Safe? We Investigated

Propanediol is one of those dubious, confusing ingredients that's found in countless personal products.

Kirsten Nunez, M.S.
May 26 2020

Does Your "Alcohol-Free" Face Cream Have This Alcohol In It?

As much as we love skin care products, deciphering ingredient labels can get super confusing. Case in point: cetearyl alcohol.

Kirsten Nunez, M.S.
May 23 2020

Is It A Lip Pimple Or A Cold Sore? Here's How To Tell Which One You Have

You might panic-grab for your trusty spot treatment, but wait—is it truly a lip pimple, or could it be a cold sore?

Jamie Schneider
May 22 2020

The EWG's 2020 Guide To Sunscreens Is Here: 6 Things You Should Know

Times may be unprecedented in 2020, but you can always practice safe sun.

Jamie Schneider
May 21 2020

You Need This Exfoliating Tool In Your Bathroom For Extra-Soft Skin

It's time to take soft, supple skin into your own hands (and feet). 

Jamie Schneider
May 20 2020

Does Castor Oil Really Improve Hair Growth? We Had To Investigate

Every so often, a beauty treatment or claim sets social media and the internet into a tizzy.

Alexandra Engler
May 20 2020

Strawberry Legs May Look Like Razor Burn, But Here's What It Actually Is

Let's go through the quite literal grocery list of skin care, shall we?

Jamie Schneider
May 19 2020

Whiteheads Aren't What You Think: Here's How To Identify & Treat Them

Breakouts, like skin itself, can come in many varieties—some obvious and some less so. Closed comedones fall into the latter category.

Alexandra Engler
May 19 2020

Oatmeal Baths Are The Key To Soft Skin: 5 Steps To Create Your Own Soak

If you're in the market for super-soft, creamy skin, allow us to introduce you to the beloved oatmeal bath.

Jamie Schneider
May 18 2020

Move Over, Coconut & Jojoba Oil, We Found Your New Favorite Face Oil

Almond oil, with its silky slip and skin-nurturing properties, is poised to be one of your favorite oils.

Alexandra Engler
May 14 2020

8 Tips To Prevent Ingrown Toenails & What You Shouldn't Do At Home

This pesky nail issue can start small but grow into a painful and chronic condition if left untreated.

Alexandra Engler
May 12 2020