skin care

DIY Sunscreen Doesn’t Work

DIY Sunscreen Doesn’t Work

You can google up a recipe for anything, including sunscreen. Places like Pinterest are full of instructions for blending natural oils with zinc oxide to make something to protect yourself from the sun. Unfortunately, a DIY approach isn’t likely to make an effective sunscreen.

You Can’t ‘Spot Treat’ Acne – So Stop Wasting Money

You Can’t ‘Spot Treat’ Acne – So Stop Wasting Money

Over-the-counter spot treatments seem downright miraculous, claiming to zap pimples in a matter of hours. As it turns out, that isn’t how anything works — and if you break out all over your face, selectively treating a few spots is, at best, a pretty inefficient strategy.