• Are Natural & Organic Ingredients Better for Your Skin?

    Are Natural & Organic Ingredients Better for Your Skin?

    Cosmetic companies sell products with ingredients that contain natural ingredients that are a problem for skin. Just because an ingredient is synthetic doesn't make it a problem for skin, either. Let's set the record straight! Read More
  • How Facial Oils Help Skin

    How Facial Oils Help Skin

    Plant oils aren’t miracles, but the right plant oil, or (even better for your skin) a blend of beneficial oils, can make a remarkable difference for dry, flaky, or dehydrated skin. These gems are for anyone whose skin could use a boost of nourishing protection, especially when seasonal or drier climates disturb your skin.

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  • The Best Diet for Your Skin, from the Outside In

    The Best Diet for Your Skin, from the Outside In

    When it comes to being healthy, we are what we eat! The same is true for skin. Find out how the nutrients you apply to your skin can give you an unbelievably glowing, healthy complexion.

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  • Superfoods for Better Skin

    Superfoods for Better Skin

    “Superfood” isn’t just a buzzword or trend—it’s a bona-fide, research-proven way to give your skin the top nutrients it needs to look and feel its best. We reveal our favorite superfoods for beautiful skin.

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  • 10 Skincare Home Remedies to Avoid

    10 Skincare Home Remedies to Avoid

    We’ve written about some of the most popular DIY skincare ingredients to avoid, but the story doesn’t end there! Here are 10 more DIY ingredients you need to know about so you can get the best results and avoid problems. Read More
  • Does a Vegan Diet Benefit Skin?

    Does a Vegan Diet Benefit Skin?

    Research is clear about the impact of a healthy, nutrient-packed diet on your body and your skin, but what about a vegan diet? Does that help you have better skin? We reveal what going vegan could mean for your skin, both pro and con. Read More
  • The Best Natural Anti-Aging Ingredients

    The Best Natural Anti-Aging Ingredients

    Natural skincare ingredients have a strong appeal, understandably so. Many people believe natural is better and safer; but not all natural ingredients are created equal. We’ll explain which are the best (and which to avoid) when it comes to anti-aging benefits.

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  • The Best Natural Ingredients for Dry Skin

    The Best Natural Ingredients for Dry Skin

    If you have dry skin, you want to smooth and soothe it as quickly as possible. If you’re looking for natural ingredients to help, you’re in luck—Mother Nature has a lot to offer when it comes to replenishing dry skin.

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  • Essential Oils for Skin

    Essential Oils for Skin

    Are essential oils the natural way to solve skin problems? As always, we turned to the latest research for answers! Find out if there are any best essential oils for your skin.

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  • The Best (and Worst) DIY Skincare

    The Best (and Worst) DIY Skincare

    The Internet is rampant with homemade skincare remedies, but most have the potential to do more harm than good. We break down which DIY skincare recipes provide benefit and which are just plain bad for skin.

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  • What’s the Deal with Matcha Green Tea and Coffee in Skincare?

    What’s the Deal with Matcha Green Tea and Coffee in Skincare?

    Matcha green tea and coffee have quickly become popular skincare ingredients, but do their benefits actually measure up for skin? Here’s what the research has to say… Read More
  • Is Witch Hazel Good for Skin?

    Is Witch Hazel Good for Skin?

    Witch hazel is often touted as a natural solution for all kinds of skin concerns, from acne to puffy eyes, oily skin, and more. We reveal how witch hazel can both help and hurt skin, and what to use instead. Read More
  • What You Need to Know About Natural Skincare

    What You Need to Know About Natural Skincare

    “Natural” or “organic” ingredients are what many people want to see on the label of the skincare products they use, but not all natural ingredients are created equal—many are a problem for skin. This is what you absolutely need to know when shopping for natural skincare products! Read More
  • CBD Oil's Benefits for Skin: Can it Help With Acne, Anti-Aging, & Other Skin Issues?

    CBD Oil's Benefits for Skin: Can it Help With Acne, Anti-Aging, & Other Skin Issues?

    Can CBD oil help with acne, anti-aging and other skin issues? We’ll reveal the answer as we delve into the current research behind cannabis-derived skin care. Read More
  • The Best and Worst At-Home Blackhead Remedies

    The Best and Worst At-Home Blackhead Remedies

    Find out which at-home blackhead remedies are good, bad, and benign—as well as how to save time, money, and stress by steering clear of the worst-for-your-skin blackhead treatments. Read More

About the Experts

Paula Begoun is the best-selling author of 20 books about skincare and makeup. She is known worldwide as The Cosmetics Cop and creator of Paula’s Choice Skincare. Paula’s expertise has led to hundreds of appearances on national and international radio, print, and television including:

The Paula's Choice Research Team is dedicated to busting beauty myths and providing expert advice that solves your skincare frustrations so you can have the best skin of your life!