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9 Common Grooming Mistakes You’re Probably Making In The Shower

Contrary to every 90’s beauty magazine you’ve ever read, the most common shower mistakes have nothing to do with how you smell or the length of your body hair. Those things aren’t mistakes — they’re choices, and they’re yours to make. The actual mistakes are things that have the potential to impact your safety.

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Are You Applying Your Skin-Care Products Correctly?

Okay, so you’ve got your daily skincare routine down: cleanser, toner, serum, moisturizer. But, have you ever stopped to think that how you apply these products is just as important as the products themselves? There is, actually, a right way to apply skincare products to get the most out of them. Follow these guidelines for glowing, healthy skin.

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What Dermatologists Know About Wrinkles That You Don’t

“Line-free lips are a sign of youth, beauty and sexuality,” says Marina Peredo, MD, a board-certified dermatologist and an associate clinical professor of dermatology at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. “When lips age, they get thinner and develop wrinkles, which, in some cases can become very visible,” she says. Because people tend to focus on someone’s mouth as he or she talks, the lines on and around lips tend to age us the most.

5 Signs You’re Dealing with Hormonal Acne—and How to Treat It

Those pesky, painful, and unpleasant pimples that seem to pop up at the worst times imaginable—right before a long-awaited vacation or just before your sister’s wedding for all your family to see—are downright difficult to deal with. Weren’t you supposed to shake off acne in your teen years? Sadly, not—especially if you’re battling bouts of hormonal acne, which most commonly appears in adult women ages 20 to 40.

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