Can yogurt be used as skin care? A famous beautician speaks

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Have you ever wondered if something you saw trending on Beauty Tok is actually true or just a myth?

In BAZAAR Beauty Busters, we’ll talk with top makeup artists, dermatologists, beauticians and more to dispel or validate viral social media hacks and treatments. We’ll also break down frequently asked questions beauty questions, as well as advice and product recommendations, straight from the experts.

As well as creating a line of cult skincare products, like its best-selling rescue serum and the BAZAAR beloved editor Luminous Eye Firming Maskcelebrity esthetician Joanna Vargas is well known for taking care of the complexion of high-profile clients like Lori Harvey, Elizabeth Moss and Mindy Kaling.

Speaking of Lori Harvey, you may already know the model and founder of the brand viral tiktok video on the benefits of using Greek yogurt — yes, the kind you find in the dairy aisle of your neighborhood supermarket — on your face to calm skin and minimize dark spots. Although Vargas has previously popped up on Harvey’s page to back up the star’s claims, we asked him for the full scoop (pun intended) on this buzzy complexion hack.

In the latest episode of our BAZAAR Beauty Busters series, Vargas delves into the highly controversial question: IIs Using Yogurt In Your Skincare Routine Actually Legit? See his expert and honest opinion below, or directly on Harper’s BazaarThe TikTok page of.

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Also, if you don’t like yogurt, check out some of the pro-approved product choices that contain the active ingredient in question, lactic acid.

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