The latest advances in skincare promise to treat, refine and protect. Mikki Taylor, ESSENCE magazine Beauty and Cover Director helps show you to love and protect the skin you’re in. Find out how to put your fresh face forward.
“Cleanse, hydrate and protect the skin at least once a day—more if the skin is oily,” says Fran E. Cook-Bolden, M.D., a New York City dermatologist. “It’s about keeping the good things, like hydration, in and the bad things like sun damage and free radicals out.”