An Expert Explains How to Soothe Redness and Calm Flushed Skin

We get a lot of reader requests related to beauty problems you want to solve, and chief among them is the plague of flushed, blotchy, red skin: why it happens and what you can do to fix it. To really get to the bottom of the issue, we brought in a top skincare expert, Mona Gohara, MD, associate clinical professor of dermatology at the Yale School of Medicine. If you've experienced the frustration of red skin and are looking for answers, keep scrolling to learn how to reduce redness on the face—and shop dermatologist-recommended skincare products for redness-prone skin along the way!