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Think you're too young to use retinol? This vitamin-A-derived skin superstar is for far more than just anti-aging. The ingredient increases cell turnover, meaning that your skin will be smoother, clearer, more even, and have fewer breakouts if you use a product containing retinol every night (or every other night, depending on the sensitivity level of your skin).
The best part? Retinol, as opposed to more-concentrated retinoids, are prescription-free, so there is a host of over-the-counter formulas that you can use without a visit to the dermatologist. Plus, there are a ton of new options at every price point, so you don't have to go broke to get a marvelous mug. Get yourself one of these skin-perfecting wonders, and pat yourself on the back — your skin care routine just got a helluva lot simpler.
Anyone who finds women's fashion formulaic should take a look at what men are wearing. Maybe it's some dudely version of the Vulcan mind meld, but fellas often seem to decide, en masse, to all wear the exact same thing for a year. And then, they switch (if they're fancy). Last year, it was the yacht-club-wannabe boat shoe. read
A new season calls for a beauty-bag overhaul. That includes your makeup, your hairstyle, and, of course, your nails. Before the mercury even starts to drop, brands begin rolling out bottles in a rainbow of moody hues.
But, before you start reaching for your run-of-the-mill dark purples, hit pause. Plenty of color trends read