A Sweaty Gal’s Guide to Sunscreen

How to practice sun safety before heading outside, while in the sun, and afterwards

What Causes Hives? Everything You Need to Know About Urticaria

Hives, or urticaria, are a common allergic reaction. Here are pictures of hives, what triggers them, and how to treat...


Is It Scalp Psoriasis or Dandruff? Here’s How to Tell the Difference

Is your dry, flaky scalp caused by dandruff or scalp psoriasis? Here are pictures that can help you tell the...


8 Simple Tricks to Better Protect Yourself From the Sun

Toronto dermatologist Dr. Renée Beach shares safe and convenient ways to practice sun safety year-round.


What Is Skin Writing? Everything You Need to Know

Red, raised, itchy, and swollen skin from light touch can be a sign of dermatographic urticaria—aka skin writing. Here's what...

You May Want to Bring a Little CBD into the Shower with You

From shampoo to bath salts, these CBD-infused products help to add calmness to pre-work primping and before-bed wind-downs.


Stay Fresh and Confident With Secret Aluminum Free Deodorant

With up to 48 hours of superior sweat activated odour fighting protection, the aluminum-free formula is a must-have for summer.

The 10 Best Retinol Serums in Canada for Anti-Aging Results

Turn back the clock by adding one of these serums to your anti-aging skin-care regimen.


Why You Might Want to Stop Using Beauty Products With Talc—Even Before Its Potential Ban

Here’s the low-down on what the restrictions mean for you, and what kinds of health risks are associated with talc.


How to Patch Test Skin Products to See If You’re Allergic

It can be hard to predict how your skin will react to a new skin care product, but a patch...


What is Oxidative Stress and Should You Worry About It?

We've all heard about antioxidants and free radicals—but the real concern is oxidative stress. Learn what triggers this dangerous condition...

8 Ways to Use Petroleum Jelly—and 5 to Avoid

Petroleum jelly can prevent blisters, heal skin rashes, and make mask-wearing more comfortable—but there are also times when you should...


Applying Your Skin Care Products: The Right—and Wrong—Way

The order you apply your skin care products matters. Experts reveal when and how to do it to maximize your...


Everything You Need to Know About Acids for Skin Care

The best acids for skin care, explained.


Do Hyaluronic Acid Supplements Really Work? Here’s What Dermatologists Say

Hyaluronic acid face serums are touted for reducing fine lines and wrinkles. Can hyaluronic acid supplements deliver the same benefits?


7 Foot Peel Masks, Available in Canada, for Softer Feet

Foot peel masks are essentially a chemical peel that can help get rid of dry, cracked skin...

How Bad Is It to Wash Your Face in the Shower? Skin Care Experts Explain

Washing your face in the shower is convenient, but is it bad for your skin? Here's the real story—plus expert...


Bakuchiol: Why You Should Try This Retinol Alternative

If you are looking for a gentler option to get rid of wrinkles, bakuchiol could be the answer. Find out...


10 Things Skin Experts Want You to Know About Hyaluronic Acid

Hyaluronic acid is a popular moisturizing ingredient in skin care products—but is it worth the hype? We asked dermatologists and...


13 Ways You’re Washing Your Face Wrong

Dermatologists share common face-washing mistakes to avoid, from washing too often to letting products build up, for better skin health.


8 Face Mist Sprays That Can Help Hydrate Skin

A face mist spray hydrates dry, irritated skin throughout the day. Here's what to look for, plus the best picks...


What Experts Want You to Know About Collagen Injections

Want to plump up your skin and reverse signs of aging? Here's what dermatologists really think of collagen injections.


The 6 Dos—and 4 Don’ts—of Using a Pumice Stone

To get the smooth, soft feet of your dreams, follow this expert advice—including how not to use a pumice stone.


What Does Face Toner Do? Plus 3 Toners for Clearer Skin

Face toner may look and feel like water, but it does a lot more than just hydrate your face. Here's...

Does Dry Brushing Really Make Your Skin Healthier?

A dermatologist weighs in on the trendy skincare routine.


How to Give Yourself a Spa-Worthy At-Home Facial

A beauty insider shares ways to get professional results at home.


The Best Eye Creams for Dark Circles, According to Dermatologists

A good eye cream can help reduce the appearance of dark circles, puffiness, and even wrinkles in and around the...


What to Know About Liquid Collagen and Its Potential Benefits

Liquid collagen is touted as a way to boost skin health, but does it work? Here's what to know about...


Niacinamide and Your Skin: Benefits—Plus Expert Tips on Using It

Here's what to know about the benefits of niacinamide or niacinamide serum. Plus: How to use it in your skin...


Here’s How Often You Should Exfoliate Your Face

Exfoliating is great for your skin—but exactly how often you should exfoliate your face depends on a few factors.