Explained: Why some moisturizers may do more harm than good to your skin

New Delhi: A lot has been said about skin care products, especially when it comes to moisturizers. For instance, earlier researchers at UC San Francisco found that moisturizing your skin might reduce the risk of developing a range of health conditions, including diabetes, heart disease, and even Alzheimer’s disease. Now, a new study warned that moisturizers […]

Guy Nattiv’s Skin: What Are We to Make of Another Redemption Tale About Neo-Nazis?

The concept of white male violence — how it replicates and ripples through the world — is fertile ground for exploration, especially right now. Skin, written and directed by Academy Award winner Guy Nattiv, begins by juxtaposing such sickening violence, the kind fueled by right-wing ideology, with surprising grace. As the film progresses, however, the tactic only […]

‘Foundation Mapping’ Is the Latest Trick for Flawless Skin, so I Tried It

Foundation is a bit of a double-edged sword: It can cover redness and breakouts, but it can also look heavy, cakey, and dry if you’re not an application pro. Luckily, with the right technique, you don’t have to be. Instead of sweeping foundation across your entire face, you might want to try a different technique used for years […]

Dry skin? Vitamin C to the rescue!

HYDERABAD: Although the petrichor and the looming clouds cheer us up after a harsh summer, the monsoons often do damage to our skin that we often do not realise. Our skin dries out and loses moisture in the humid atmosphere and oily moisturisers just don’t do the trick. Keeping the same in mind Green Trends […]

9 things you didn’t realize could impact your skin

From specific diets to sleeping habits, many things can affect your skin’s health and appearance in positive and negative ways. Here are some surprising things that can impact your skin, according to board-certified dermatologists. In some cases, your sweat could attract bacteria or clog your pores. Don’t skip your post-workout shower. iStock Exercising can benefit your body and mind, but […]

Best Skin Care Products

Most beauty questions can be answered without hesitation, but one popular query remains very personal: What are the best skin care products on the market right now? Distilling thousands of launches down to a small handful of answers is no easy task. First, you have to consider basic factors like skin type, desired results and […]