Skin Care

Tips for Getting Smooth Skin Image

Smooth, undamaged skin can be an envied thing, especially for those suffering from the signs of aging or sun damage. While some skin problems, such as acne and wrinkles, are seemingly inevitable, people can take some steps to improve the health and look of their skin.

Along with wearing sunscreen and protective gear when you are outdoors for extended periods of time, regularly cleansing and moisturizing your skin is a good way to prevent damage and preserve the elasticity and youthful appearance of your skin.

Skin Care

Proper skin care requires that you clean and moisturize your skin on a regular basis. Keep in mind, though, that your skin type will determine your exact skin care regimen.

Explore our articles for more information on caring for skin.

Anatomy of the Skin

The skin, the largest organ of the body, is made up of three layers: the epidermis, the dermis and the subcutaneous layer. To properly care for the skin, it’s important to understand the anatomy of the skin.

Skin Problems

From acne to sunburns to scars, skin problems will affect everyone at some point in life. However, with some helpful tips, you can minimize or prevent certain skin problems.

Skin Care Products

Because people have different types of skin, ranging from dry to oily, there are a vast number of skin care products on the market.

Cosmetic Procedures for the Skin

Skin-related cosmetic procedures include microdermabrasion and Botox® treatments. Those looking to significantly alter the appearance of their skin may consider one of these cosmetic procedures.