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    Your Body Skin-Care Routine May Need Need A Seasonal Switch-Up

    Fall is synonymous with transitional dressing. As temperatures cool, the idea of swapping out sandals and sunglasses for lug-sole boots and cozy hats seems perfectly natural. But should our seasonal skin-care routines follow the same logic? To find out, I turned to board-certified dermatologist Dr. Orit Markowitz to learn if it’s really necessary to apply the “out with the old and in with the new” approach to our body-care routines. Spoiler alert: It depends. Keep reading to learn more about how to best care for your bod as the seasons shift — and the products that are worth a purchase. 

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    The 10 step Korean skincare routine: FAQs and the ultimate guide to practicing this popular trend

    Smashing the Western standards of beauty, Korean beauty trends are well-known across the globe today, and have many swearing by them – us included! Recently, we discovered an explosion of the famous 10-step Korean skincare routine and did not want you to miss out!  It is essentially an elaborate, multi-layered skincare routine popularised by global Korean icons and influencers. In contrast to the basic 3-step cleanser-toner-moisturiser routine most of us grew up with, this long routine involves more products, and focuses more on hydration as opposed to exfoliation. First, let’s answer some frequently asked questions about this regimen! Do you  

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    How to start a simple skin care routine

    Those first few steps into skin care can feel more like leaps, but once you know the basics it all starts to become second nature. In fact, it can even start to feel a little fun — like a well-earned moment of self-care that begins and ends your day. But you likely have some questions: What are the must-do steps in a skin care routine? And what order should you be doing them in? With expert insight from a board-certified dermatologist, we’re outlining a simple three-step skin care routine that will ensure your applying your products in the right order  

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    Nun’s skin care routine goes viral on TikTok and it only has 3 steps

    A nun has given her TikTok followers skin care and lifestyle tips that she believes have helped her look younger than her chronological age. Sister Claudette Powell, 55, shared the viral video detailing her routine on Saturday under her Nunsense for the People account, which has grown an audience of more than 35,700 followers since June. In her video, Sister Powell explained that she’s been receiving direct messages from users who are curious about her skin care routine because they think she looks like someone who is in their 30s. “A bunch of really nice ladies have left comments on  

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    Jenna Ortega’s Skin-Care Routine for Fighting Acne

    When actress Jenna Ortega first started dealing with acne, “it sucked,” she says. A combination of heavy stage makeup, an inconsistent sleep schedule, and hormones created a perfect recipe for breakouts, and the Wednesday star knew she needed to make some changes to her regimen. “The most important thing [for improving my skin] was being consistent about my nighttime routine,” she says. “Not falling asleep in my makeup and washing my face as well as I possibly could were big [factors], and so was being really consistent about cleaning my pillowcases.” The actress—who’s a brand ambassador for Neutrogena—also integrated  

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    The ‘best’ summertime skin care routine, according to a dermatologist

    On this episode of I Didn’t Wake Up Like This, top derm Skinfluencer and Mohs surgeon Dr. Sheila Farhang walks us through an easy and effective skincare routine for the summer. Video Transcript SHEILA FARHANG: Hi, everyone. My name is Dr. Sheila Farhang. I’m a board certified dermatologist. And I’m going to show you guys the best summertime skin care routine, because I didn’t wake up like this. A must first initial step in a skin care routine is a gentle cleanser. One of my favorite drugstore products is CereVe Cream to Foam Cleanser. It’s ultra gentle for sensitive skin,  

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    Naj Austin Drops Her Skin-Care Routine

    Launching a social and wellness club right before a pandemic and then pivoting it into a thriving digital community during an unprecedented time in history is no easy feat. And yet that’s exactly what entrepreneur Naj Austin has done. When Ethel’s Club opened in November 2020, it was the first social club established to serve people of color. But when the pandemic hit New York, Austin made the difficult (and incredibly forward-thinking) decision to pivot the club into a digital platform. Members wouldn’t be able to see each other in person, but they could still connect for workshops or yoga  

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    Products Everyone Needs in Their Summer Skin-Care Routine

    The warmer weather is officially here, and we’ve been enjoying our days basking in the sun (with SPF, of course), having picnics at the park with friends, and going on sunny day trips. Of course, along with the transition to weather that we can only describe as *scorching,* our beauty routines go through a change, as well. We’re now opting for lighter products that help our skin thrive despite the heat and humidity. So how can we ensure we’re still giving our dermis just what it needs within our minimalistic summer skin-care routines? Greenwich, Connecticut–based master aesthetician Suzanna of Esthetica 

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    Why Meadowfoam Seed Oil Deserves a Spot In Your Skin-Care Routine

    What Meadowfoam Seed Oil Can Do for Your Skin Adobe Stock – Design: Alex Sandoval Oils in skin care are nothing new at this point, though the vast array of options out there is admittedly dizzying at times. And while each option boasts its own benefits, there’s one that’s a particular crowd-pleaser: meadowfoam seed oil. Beloved for its versatility and ability to work with practically any other skin-care ingredient, this plant-derived oil is suitable for all skin types. Ahead, experts explain more about what this oil can do, how to use it, and the best meadowfoam seed oil products to  

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