The Secrets of Beauty Products

To know more about the products you use on your skin and hair is to better understand how to make the most of them.

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The Truth About Oil

From creams to cleansers, this slick ingredient is the latest star in skin-care products. Here’s how it can work for you.


Do You Really Need That Beauty Product?

Of the countless beauty products out there, which ones will actually work on you?

How to Use Beauty Products in the Correct Order

The proper sequence matters for the best results with hair and beauty products.


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Can You Build Resistance to Beauty Products?

Experts explain why some seem to stop working—and what you can do about it.

What Are Parabens—and Do I Need to Worry About Them?

These preservatives are common, but health concerns have cropped up.