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13 Sunscreens Top Dermatologists Actually Use on Themselves

by Alviva Patz view feature on RD.com The SPF aisle is packed with products and can be super-confusing, so we cut to the chase and asked dermatologists which UV protectors they trust enough to use on themselves. Best basic face sunscreen “It’s not just UV rays but also infrared light and heat that cause cellular damage […]

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Pregnancy and Newborn.com

Stretch marks the spot

view feature on PNMag.com They’re unfortunate and often inevitable, but the dreaded streaks can be diminished. When it comes to being pregnant, stretch marks practically come with the territory. “Stretch marks (striae distensae) are bands of scar tissue that form at sites where the skin’s ability to stretch is not sufficient to keep up with […]

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The Cheat Sheet

7 Mistakes That Are Making Your Acne Even Worse

by Rachel Watkins view feature on CheatSheet.com You may think you’re doing all the right things when it comes to treating your blemish-prone skin, but you could be committing a few simple mistakes that are making your acne even worse. Consult this list of seven blunders that have a good chance of boosting your breakouts rather […]

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Health Magazine

Can Foam Rolling Really Get Rid of Cellulite?

by Kristin Canning view feature on Health.com Using a foam roller is a proven way to loosen tight muscles, speed recovery after a tough workout, and prevent injuries. Lately, though, we’ve been hearing about another big benefit of rolling out: banishing cellulite. The FasciaBlaster, MELT Rollers, and Be Aligned Rollers all promise to erase those […]

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Allure

Dermatologist-Approved Anti-Aging Tips to Try for Better Skin

by Didi Gluck view feature on Allure.com Even the most well-informed and highly skeptical skin-care users (i.e., dermatologists) are buying into these buzzy treatments. Here, we’ve rounded up the best dermatologist-approved anti-aging tips and tricks to try for your best-looking skin yet. They’re Not Immune to the Hype Sometimes buzz, hype, and a Instagram blitz […]

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SELF.com

6 Ingredients to Watch Out for if You Have Sensitive Skin

by Jessica Cruel view feature on SELF.com Sensitive skin can put a total damper on your beauty routine. One: Testing new, trendy products is basically impossible, because you never know what’s going to cause a major flare-up. Two: You feel like a freaking chemist as you Google all the ingredients on the product labels (Methylisothiazolinone? […]

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Daily Mail

GMA’s Ginger Zee reveals her post-pregnancy struggle with a condition that leaves her face covered in blotchy patches, before bravely removing her make-up on-air to chart her progress

by Erica Tempesta view feature on DailyMail.co.uk Ginger Zee always look impeccable when she is on Good Morning America, but the meteorologist has revealed her post-pregnancy struggle with melasma, a condition that causes blotchy, dark patches on the face. The 36-year-old happily removed her make-up on air Tuesday morning to show off her progress after […]

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Health Magazine

7 Super-Moisturizing Honey Beauty Products for Your Skin and Hair

by Kristin Canning view feature on Health.com These sweet honey products are packed with enzymes that help keep pores clean of dirt and oil. The sweet stuff has been used in beauty routines since ancient times, and for good reason. “Anyone will benefit from implementing honey into their routine because of its antibacterial and moisturizing […]

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Reader's Digest

10 Surprisingly Easy Ways to Grow Strong, Beautiful Nails

by Aubrey Almanza view feature on RD.com Say goodbye to weak and brittle nails with these easy techniques that anyone can nail. (See what we did there?) Keep them out of the water When it comes to strengthening fingernails, Samer Jaber, MD, of Washington Square Dermatology, says to “avoid excessive water exposure, as it can […]

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Allure

The New Erno Laszlo Double-Cleansing Sets Are Better For Your Skin Than A Single Face Wash

by Sarah Kinonen view feature on Allure.com Double-cleansing, while novel, isn’t exactly new. The travel-friendly Erno Laszlo Double Cleansing Sets are the latest versions to cross our desk, but a story on Vogue.com from 2015 suggested the technique dates back to the fourteenth century Korea or Japan, where women would smooth on both botanical oils […]

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What the Pros Have to Say About Accutane and Its Side Effects

by Victoria Moorhouse view feature on InStyle.com In this series, we take common beauty questions, of which we’ve heard about 23,464 conflicting answers to over the years, and myth-bust ’em once and for all. You’ve definitely heard of the word Accutane, whether or not you know what it is. For those that fall into the […]

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Men's Health

Does Dairy Really Cause Acne?

by Alisa Hrustic view feature on MensHealth.com Find out if your daily glass of milk is messing with your skin Acne sucks. But for a condition that affects so many people, there are still a lot of unknowns with it. One of the most controversial: Can what you eat or drink cause you to break […]

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Simon Said

Anti-Pollution Skincare Secrets

view feature on said.simon.com We all know that the smog of a city is anything but beneficial for our cardiovascular well-being, but what you may not know is that these irritants in the air can have a serious impact on your skin. While more visible issues like acne, dryness, and fine lines may be top […]

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OBSERVER.com

Are Magnetic Face Masks Instagram Bait or Actual Skincare?

by Sara Spruch-Feiner view feature on OBSERVER.com If Madonna is into them, you should be, too. The skincare industry, perhaps even more than any other sector of the beauty world, is known for its claims. You know the ones: “99 percent saw reduced wrinkles, 99.9 percent noticed their skin looked smoother.” And so on. Oftentimes, […]

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Fashionista

13 Face Scrubs That Won’t Rip Your Skin To Shreds

by Karina Hoshikawa view feature on Fashionista.com Because it doesn’t have to feel like sandpaper to get the job done. It’s not exactly an industry secret that face scrubs can be straight-up, capital-P Problematic. Artificial microbeads are *not* your friend (nor the environment’s) and in some cases, naturally derived exfoliants aren’t necessarily a better alternative. […]

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Better Homes and Gardens

Skin Care Tips for Cold Weather

by Ayren Jackson-Cannady view feature on BHG.com There’s more to protecting your skin in cold weather than wrapping it in layers of wool and knits. Here’s how to have smooth, soft skin no matter how many blizzard warnings you get. Cold to the bone, eh? Imagine what those icy outdoor temps can do to your […]

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