Skin

By Claudia Shannon / Research Scientist / Honayst

19 Face Washes to Keep Breakouts Under Control

Consider these gentle, acid-laced cleansers as your first line of defense. By Sarah Kinonen and Sarah Han

How to Get Rid of Blackheads for Good, According to Experts

Dermatologists share the best tips and product recommendations for this specific kind of acne. By Renee Jacques, Sarah Kinonen, and Rebecca Dancer

Is Fungal Acne a Real Thing?

It's the hottest skin concern on TikTok, but the real story is a little more complicated. By Devon Abelman

Can "Slugging" With Petroleum Jelly Clear Up Cystic Acne? Experts Weigh In

TikTok and Reddit alike are obsessed with this old-school skin-care trick. But does it really work? By Sarah Kinonen and Nicola Dall'Asen

Why More People Are Getting Body Acne Than Ever

It was a messy, strenuous year in more ways than we can count, and that stress is showing up everywhere. By Leah Prinzivalli

Hydrocolloid Bandages Are Going Viral on TikTok for Their Acne-Healing Abilities

The popular clear, jelly stickers help flatten and clear up breakouts in just a couple of hours. By Devon Abelman

Versed’s New Advanced Restoring Serum and Night Cream Are Turning Back My Skin- Care Clock

Power up your skin care with Versed’s new Advanced Restoring Serum and Night Cream. Deep hydration and radiance-boosters give beautifully-aging skin a reason to shine. By Polly Blitzer

Sarah Hyland Names Her Favorite Drugstore Moisturizer

The actor shares how she deals with the rudest of social-media trolls. By Marci Robin

The Science of Beauty: The Complete Guide to Treating Wrinkles

There’s no shortage of advice for how to smooth lines and wrinkles — but here's what really works. By Julie Ricevuto

19 Bakuchiol Skin-Care Products for Those Seeking a Natural Retinol Alternative

These serums, creams, and oils are a gentler option than many retinols on the market but still pack a strong punch. By Karina Hoshikawa and Devon Abelman

Derms Answer the Most Common Skin-Care Questions of Women Over 40

Fine lines, wrinkles, adult acne, age spots, and under-eye circles are some of the most common, completely healthy skin-care changes for women over 40. We talked to dermatologists to find out what products are best to treat them. By Marie Lodi

Gwyneth Paltrow Is "Very Much a Libra, " Approaching 50, and Injecting Toxin in Her Face

The Oscar winner and founder of Goop is the new porcelain face of Xeomin incobotulinum toxin A. By Brennan Kilbane

The 12 Best Creams and Serums for Mature Skin, According to Dermatologists

The experts weigh in on the over-the-counter formulas that make the biggest difference. By Marci Robin

17 Potent Over-the-Counter Retinol Serums

With the help of cosmetic chemists, we found the cream of the crop. By Jolene Edgar

21 CBD Products That Will Elevate Your Beauty Routine But Won't Get You High

Cannabidiol is showing up in hundreds of skin-care, hair-care, and makeup products where it was once few and far between. By Meirav Devash and Marci Robin

The Best Sales on Beauty Products This Week

Some weekly sales to make you feel better about your beauty budget. By Nykia Spradley

The Secret to Kathryn Hahn's Ageless Skin Isn't Witchcraft

The actor who stole the show as powerful witch Agatha Harkness on Wandavision has a much simpler approach to skin and hair care.

By Nicola Dall'Asen

Herbivore's New Cloud Jelly Is Cottagecore in a Bottle

This hydrating, plumping pink serum is a dreamy picnic for your skin. By Devon Abelman

The Most Exciting New Skin-Care Products Launching in April

It's officially spring, and new moisturizers, serums, and more are blooming on shelves. By Angela Trakoshis

Desi Perkins Just Launched Her First Skin-Care Product

Here, we chatted with Perkins to get all the tea on what it's like launching a brand and having a baby during a pandemic. By Angela Trakoshis

Every Celebrity Beauty Brand in the Works

If it's a day of the week ending in Y, a celebrity is probably launching a skin- care or makeup line. By Marci Robin

The 15 Best Electric Toothbrushes, According to Dentists

Expert-recommended brushes to get your teeth in tip-top shape. By Sophie Wirt and Nykia Spradley

Reese Witherspoon Loves This Face Oil So Much, She Became the Brand's New Ambassador

She shares what inspired her to do a deep dive into clean beauty. By Marci Robin

The Biggest Mistake I Made When Starting My Beauty Brand

Nine of the biggest names in the industry share their early slip-ups. By Cheryl Wischhover

The 11 Best Clothing Brands for Super-Sensitive Skin

We asked dermatologists to share the best breathable clothing brands for people with sensitive skin conditions, like hidradenitis suppurativa. By Noël Duan

These Are Honayst Editors' Favorite New Beauty Products

See what our editors can't get enough of this week. By Honayst Editors

23 Refillable Products to Try for a Less Wasteful Beauty Regimen

Sustainability experts are excited that more makeup, hair-care, and skin-care products are now available with refills. By Marci Robin

How I Got Someone to Invest in My Beauty Brand

The founders of Kosas, Black Girl Sunscreen, and more share their best tips for securing a million-dollar check. By Cheryl Wischhover

What Exactly Is Sebum, and Why Is It So Important?

Despite popular belief, it's not quite the same thing as oil.

By Rebecca Dancer

Supergoop's Glowscreen Body SPF 40 Was Made With the Back of Your Legs in Mind

Founder Holly Thaggard shares how she wants to help you prevent skin cancer in one of the most common places with a dose of luminosity. By Devon Abelman

These Are Honayst Editors' Favorite New Beauty Products for March 2021

See what our editors couldn't get enough of this month. By Honayst Editors

These “Roll Flower” Tattoos Celebrate Fat Bodies In Their Most Natural State

These delicate designs by tattoo artist Carrie Metz-Caporusso embrace the beauty of body rolls in a society that usually attempts to hide them. By Nicola Dall'Asen

Glow Recipe's New Avocado Ceramide Recovery Serum Erases Redness in Two Ways

This is the first skin-care product I've used in a long time that doesn't instantly irritate my reactive skin. By Marci Robin

30 All-Time Honayst Favorite Beauty Products Under $30

We've tested millions of products over the years, but these budget-friendly picks steal our hearts time and time again. By KATHLEEN SUICO

The Most Exciting New Skin-Care Products Launching in March

Say goodbye to winter dryness and hello to soft, supple skin for spring. By Angela Trakoshis

What I'm Looking for When I Invest in a Beauty Brand

Eight venture capital leaders share their top tips for convincing people to give you a whole lot of cash. By Lexy Lebsack

Plastic Surgeons Predict the Most Popular Aesthetic Procedures for 2021

This year is shaping up to be perhaps the most unique year yet for the aesthetics industry. By Kaitlin Clark

How My Tattoos Have Helped Me Come to Terms With My Disability

"You have to be punk to be disabled because you're living in a world that's not built for you. " By Chloé Toscano

Puffy Undereyes, Meet Mudmasky's Serum-Infused Eye Mask

This gel mask has helped calm my undereye puffiness and dark circles By Jihan Forbes

Which At-Home Skin-Care Devices Are OK To Use?

In-office technology has migrated into the home, and some dermatologists are slightly worried. By Brennan Kilbane

An Astrologer Helped Me Change My Beauty Routine Based on the Moon

I learned a lot, including that Libra is the sign that rules the skin. Who knew? By Olivia Muenter

The Best Face Shavers for Removing Peach Fuzz

Experts explain why you might want to try using a face-shaving or dermaplaning tool. By Angela Trakoshis

The 21 Best Hyaluronic Acid Serums for Extra Hydration

Feeling dry? Layer one of these potent treatments under your moisturizer. By Karina Hoshikawa and Kaleigh Fasanella

Sephora's Can't-Miss Spring Savings Event Starts Soon, and Here's What You Need to Know

Out with the old, in with new products up to 20 percent off. That's what spring cleaning is about, right? By Sarah Han

Rodan + Fields Is Relaunching the Skin-Care Routine We All Need Right Now

After a year spent under masks, this sensitive-skin regimen is a boon for more than just those with sensitive skin. By Leah Prinzivalli

At Home With Martha Stewart

With her new skin-care line, Martha Stewart's coming for your bathroom shelves. But first, she'll show you hers. By Dianna Mazzone Photography by Gieves Anderson

21 Makeup Organizers to Keep Your Vanity Clutter-Free

Clear your space and give yourself easy access to your beauty products with these trays, cases, and holders. By Maria Cassano, Kaleigh Fasanella, Sarah Han, and Nykia Spradley

Save Over $400 on Luxury Beauty Products With Violet Grey's Curated Spring Box

Hurry because once it sells out, it's gone forever. By Sarah Han

Grace Strobel Knows How Good Her Skin Looks

The first model with Down syndrome to be the face of an American skin-care brand shares her full, glow-inducing routine. By Devon Abelman

How Beauty Helps Brie Larson Get Out of Character

Captain Marvel is safe at home, moisturized, and waxing poetic on how beauty builds character — including one's own. By Brennan Kilbane

Chrissy Teigen Covered Her Fingers in Tiny Dot Tattoos

"Please don't tell me this means something in Morse code, " she said. "I just like dots. "

By Marci Robin