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Ask Curology: Is blue light good or bad for skin?

Can too much screen time cause skin damage? This is what we know.

Jun 14 • 5 min read
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Behind the ingredient: hydroquinone

Kick dark spots to the curb with this powerhouse ingredient.

May 17 • 3 min read
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The two finger rule for sunscreen

This sun protection hack is simple — but does it work?

Feb 26 • 3 min read
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JLo Beauty Review: Is it Worth it?

I reviewed the ingredients of Jennifer Lopez’s new skincare line so you don’t have to.

Feb 16 • 4 min read
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5 stress-free tips for Zoom face

Simple ways to get webcam-ready makeup

Feb 1 • 4 min read
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Collagen Peptides: Uses and Benefits for Skin

What the research says about collagen's skin benefits

Jan 29 • 4 min read
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Ice Rolling + Your Face

What you need to know about this cool facial fad

Jan 27 • 3 min read
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Curology Lists: Bodycare Essentials

Our round-up of the best body scrubs, moisturizers, and more.

Jan 13 • 4 min read
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Is Humanrace the future of skincare?

Pharrell Williams’ new brand values sustainability.

Jan 5 • 3 min read
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The top 7 face serums of 2020

Serums with vitamin C and other antioxidants to help nourish your skin.

Dec 17, 2020 • 4 min read
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6 tips to help puffy eye bags

Simple fixes to help improve your under-eye texture

Dec 9, 2020 • 4 min read
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Hydrating face masks under $30

The best way to keep dry winter skin off your face (without breaking the bank)

Dec 1, 2020 • 3 min read
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Which Curology products are right for you?

It’s never been easier to build your own custom skincare subscription routine.

Nov 26, 2020 • 2 min read
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Hand serums: want or need?

If nothing else, these products may help soothe dry hands.

Nov 6, 2020 • 3 min read
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Is royal jelly good for skin?

The benefits of this ingredient are the bee’s knees.

Nov 2, 2020 • 4 min read
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Are natural ingredients the best?

The truth about natural skincare products.

Oct 22, 2020 • 5 min read
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Skincare in your 40’s (and beyond): Tips from Curology providers

Decoding anti-aging skincare, from wrinkle creams to serums and more.

Oct 12, 2020 • 5 min read
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Why you should add a body lotion with SPF to your skincare routine

Plus the top 5 moisturizing body sunscreens to protect and hydrate your skin

Oct 2, 2020 • 3 min read
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LED light therapy: fact vs. fiction

The real skin benefits of red and blue light therapy

Sep 16, 2020 • 5 min read
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How to use rosehip oil in skincare

Does this facial oil help acne? Here are the facts.

Sep 2, 2020 • 4 min read
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Do you need eye cream?

Skincare for your eyes, from creases to dark circles.

Aug 28, 2020 • 4 min read
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Ask Curology: Can stress cause wrinkles?

How “worry lines” got their name

Aug 14, 2020 • 4 min read
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The real skin benefits of turmeric

Is this ingredient a cure for acne? Here’s what we know.

Aug 10, 2020 • 3 min read
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Anti-aging pillows and other bedtime stories

Can pillows and sheets turn back time? Here’s what we know.

Aug 4, 2020 • 3 min read
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Skincare at home: chemical peels

Get your glycolic acid on without getting off the couch

Jul 7, 2020 • 3 min read
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Gua sha facials: fact vs. fiction

Does this face sculpting technique really work?

Jul 3, 2020 • 4 min read
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Ask Curology: Can eating the right food make you look younger?

The truth about anti-aging food

Jun 30, 2020 • 5 min read
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Skincare through the decades

What to expect from your skin over time

Jun 25, 2020 • 6 min read
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How does sunscreen really work?

7 FAQs about SPF, and why sunscreen should be your BFF.

Jun 16, 2020 • 5 min read
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Ask Curology: Can I get rid of dark under-eye circles?

Tips for dark circles, under-eye bags, and brightening things up.

Jun 4, 2020 • 3 min read
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What’s your sun safety score?

10 tips to help protect your skin from UV rays

Jun 2, 2020 • 3 min read
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Summer skincare refresh

Plus, essential products to update your routine for heat and humidity

May 29, 2020 • 4 min read
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The best vitamin C serums

Acne-prone? These 8 face serums won’t break you out.

May 13, 2020 • 4 min read
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3 skincare routines for minimalists

Simple skin regimens for less than 10 minutes

Apr 13, 2020 • 4 min read
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Wrinkles and other signs you’re doing it right

Tips for your most radiant smile lines

Mar 31, 2020 • 3 min read
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Hyaluronic acid: facts vs. fiction

Plus the best hyaluronic acid serums and creams

Feb 10, 2020 • 4 min read
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10 face serums under $30

The best face serums for hyperpigmentation, acne, oily skin, and more

Jan 17, 2020 • 5 min read
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The best foundation for aging skin

Foundations for women over 50 with sensitive skin

Dec 30, 2019 • 4 min read
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Bakuchiol serum: facts vs. fiction

Does this natural retinol alternative really work?

Dec 11, 2019 • 4 min read
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Ask Curology: tretinoin vs. retinol

What’s the difference between these retinoids?

Dec 10, 2019 • 4 min read
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Beta hydroxy acid vs. alpha hydroxy acid

What’s the difference between BHAs and AHAs? Here’s the scoop.

Nov 6, 2019 • 4 min read
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What’s the deal with Curology?

Does Curology work? Our skincare science, explained.

Oct 23, 2019 • 5 min read
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Is your daily moisturizer the best anti-aging cream?

How treating dry skin can help reduce the appearance of wrinkles

Oct 18, 2019 • 3 min read
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How to choose a simple moisturizer

Figuring out the best face moisturizer for you

Oct 17, 2019 • 3 min read
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3 age-defying serums for fine lines and wrinkles

On the quest for the best anti-aging serum that actually works

Oct 7, 2019 • 4 min read
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9 anti-aging eye creams under $20

Curology finds: the best drugstore eye creams

Sep 25, 2019 • 7 min read
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Cracking the pink tax

The real costs of skincare for men vs. women

Aug 26, 2019 • 4 min read
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“Anti-aging” face masks: fact vs. fiction

Is a face mask really a “cure” for wrinkles?

Jul 31, 2019 • 8 min read
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5 age-defying tips for every age

How to prevent fine lines and wrinkles

Jul 24, 2019 • 4 min read
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The science behind our skincare quiz: why it works

It’s all about the right questions, and we’ve got answers

Jul 16, 2019 • 5 min read
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The best summer skincare is always simple

Whatever your skin woes, it’s no sweat with Curology

Jul 5, 2019 • 3 min read
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What do these trendy anti-aging ingredients actually do for skin?

Plus, the best anti-aging wrinkle treatments you can’t get in stores

Jun 24, 2019 • 14 min read
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You and your skin: the journey of a lifetime

How to take care of your skin at every life stage

Apr 24, 2019 • 5 min read
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Ageism and anti-aging: think differently about wrinkle prevention

What is ageism and how does it affect the beauty industry?

Apr 11, 2019 • 6 min read
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Age-defying skincare: the best products for wrinkles

What ingredients to look for in wrinkle creams and other “anti-aging” products

Apr 10, 2019 • 5 min read
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8 “anti-aging” skincare myths, debunked

Rethinkles your wrinkles

Feb 21, 2019 • 8 min read
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Curology is for you — really

What makes our custom skincare uniquely effective

Feb 13, 2019 • 3 min read
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Routine refresh: the moisturizer by Curology

Give your skin a hydration vacation

Oct 24, 2018 • 3 min read
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Curology Reviews: AHAs vs. BHAs — Glycolic Acid, Salicylic Acid, and more

Everything you need to know about AHAs and BHAs in your skincare routine

Oct 9, 2018 • 6 min read
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The Curology set: a cleanser and moisturizer to go with your superbottle

A full routine for your skin’s needs — and nothing extra

Oct 1, 2018 • 5 min read
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What makes Curology skincare revolutionary

How customization and convenience can change your skin

Sep 24, 2018 • 5 min read
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Why Curology exists — and what’s next

Get to know Curology founder Dr. David Lortscher, dermatologist-turned-entrepreneur

Sep 10, 2018 • 4 min read
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Post-acne scars needling you? Try this.

How to smooth skin texture after you’ve Cur(ology)ed your acne

Mar 1, 2018 • 5 min read
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Photos That Will Convince You to Wear Sunscreen Every Day

See what sun damage can really look like

Feb 22, 2018 • 5 min read
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Real Talk: Does Curology Work?

The truth in cold, hard numbers

Apr 5, 2017 • 4 min read
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