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When it comes to using skincare products, it seems that if a little is good, then more is certainly better. And if you have multiple skin concerns (like adult acne plus fine lines and wrinkles, or hyperpigmentation plus redness and sensitivity), then you are probably using several different products already. But instead of getting the results that you were expecting, you may find yourself left with sensitized and irritated skin from too much experimentation with different treatments. You are now left with the unfortunate conclusion that more is not better at all, but perhaps harmful. So what do you do...

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Oil is making a major comeback in skincare. Once considered a luxurious natural indulgence fit for queens like Cleopatra, then shunned for fear it would clog pores and exacerbate acne, oil is once again considered a skincare "do" for everything from cleansing with oil to moisturizing. Oil-based products help strengthen your skin's protective lipid barrier, which protects your inner layers of skin from the hazards of pollution, dry air and UV rays. Oils also help seal in moisture, soothe sensitive skin, and impart a lovely sensual texture. Oil is a skincare "do" for everything from cleansing to moisturizing. But the rising popularity of botanical oils doesn't mean water-based...

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