I don't know about you, but I feel vulnerable walking the aisles of CVS or perusing the beauty counters at Macy's. With over 10,000 skin care companies trying to convince me that I need a different cream for every body part and that if I have a wrinkle here, or a stretch mark there then I am doomed to some sort of ugly-hell (friends stop calling, I get fired and my boyfriend cheats on me), it's easy to feel like a sitting duck. So how can I know what I actually need and which skin care products are totally useless?
To help us weed through the hype, I went to dermatologist Dr. Harold Lancer to figure out which skin care products (general product types, not necessarily specific ones) for our face or body are totally pointless.
Here are some of the 9 unnecessary products he says can be left on the shelf:
1. Separate creams for the face, neck and chest
The skin care products you use on your face work for your neck and décolleté as well, says Lancer. So ifRead More »from Totally Unnecessary Skin Care Products