| Jan 28, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Kate Somerville, the facialist-to-the-stars turned skin-care tycoon, hosted members of the press at her Melrose Place skin-care clinic Thursday to introduce six new products that she said further her mission of creating formulations "with a high...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Got acne? Unfortunately, there's no app for it. The Federal Trade Commission has just ordered two businesses to stop marketing their apps as scientifically proven cures for acne, the first time the agency has targeted apps for making fraudulent health.......
| Sep 19, 2011
| 4:25 PM
There's a smartphone app for almost everything these days. Treating acne isn't one of them. It should seem unbelievable that holding a phone to your face for a few minutes could heal your skin. Yet about 11,600 people downloaded AcneApp......
| Oct 4, 2010
Are hormones wreaking havoc on your face? Doctors say an unprecedented number of women over 40 are suffering from acne eruptions. A recent issue of More, the lifestyle magazine for women over 40, shares why and what to do about it.
Adult acne and teen...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 2:41 PM
After a few weeks in the mountains, I'm back with this week's addition of Beauty Breakthroughs! And I have to say, as much as I can complain about the heat and humidity here, I was grateful for at least our humidity while in Colorado. My skin felt 10...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 1:07 PM
Q: I am 34 and have been dealing with acne since my teens. I tried everything to alleviate the problem, but nothing worked.
I finally found a remedy that has helped dramatically — saltwater. I mix 2 teaspoons of sea salt in 8 ounces of filtered...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 7:37 PM
I felt sad on Wednesday when I had learned that actress Elizabeth Taylor had died.
She was a classmate of mine in the fifth-grade at Hawthorne Grammar School in Beverly Hills, along with Paul Marx, now an attorney who also lives here in Newport Beach....
| Apr 20, 2011
| 12:38 PM
Q I am 38 years old and have never had acne in my entire life. In the past year, however, I have had a severe acne breakout, mainly on my forehead.
I am not too sure about the cause, and I've tried everything under the sun to control it, to no avail....
| Sep 19, 2011
| 6:57 PM
Just when you thought there was an app for everything…
“Good. I’ll never have pimples again,” said Victoria Chacchia, UTA Junior.
…comes several SmartPhone apps that claim to clear-up acne.
“I actually have heard...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 1:51 PM
Q: I've been on simvastatin (80 milligrams) for several years. I've had serious problems with leg cramps, and now my tendons are affected from my toes to my knees. Could the medication be responsible?
A: The Food and Drug Administration has just issued a...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 4:43 PM
There's an app going around claiming to cure acne with light emitted from your iPhone. Well guess what?! It doesn't! Big surprise, but thousands of people were dooped into buying the app.
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has ruled against the two apps...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 8:18 AM
Your big-day hair and makeup are important, of course, but don’t forget about the other beauty services available in the months, weeks and days leading up to the main event.
3 to 6 Months Before the Wedding
Plagued by pimples? Talk to your...