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Abstract : Saudi populations use herbal remedies in considerable proportions. Herbal and home remedies are perceived to be safe compared with conventional medicines because they are natural and pure. To address the knowledge gap regarding the usage patterns of herbal remedies and the hazards connected with them, more study is required. We aimed to assess the awareness of Saudi women about the hazards of topical use of herbal and home remedies for skin care, to explore the most used herbal and home remedies and their pattern of use, and to identify reasons beyond preferring the use of herbal and home remedies rather than medicated products. The study's participants included all adult female population from around Saudi Arabia. A self-administered online survey was used to collect the data. A well-structured questionnaire that contains the items that meet the research objectives was used to collect the data. Google Forms was used to produce the electronic survey, which was then distributed through social media to the population. This study comprised 424 Saudi women. All Saudi areas including eastern, western, northern, southern, and middle were incorporated. A total of 306 (72.2%) participants have used topical herbal and home remedies for skin care. More than half (54.3%) used these products for more than 6 months. The most used types were almond (75.23 %), coconut oil (67.68 %), aloe and bitter (67.45 %), butter (68.39%), yogurt (66.98%), and honey (58.01%). The participants used herbal and home remedies because they are safer than cosmeceutical agents (40.6%) or they were encouraged by users’ reviews (32.6%). Approximately one-fourth (22.9%) incorrectly thought that herbal and home remedies are safe without any ill effects on health, and 34.7% did not know. Knowledge of Saudi women about the hazards of topical use of herbal and home remedies is generally poor. Efficient herbal medicine health education programmes must be developed in order to inform Saudi women about the advantages along with risks of using herbal remedies, to impart correct information, and to promote healthy behaviors. Appropriate herbal medicine policies, legislation, and control are also warranted.