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Acne always seems to pop up when you least expect it — in the last place you ever wanted it to be. Whether it's your forehead, your back, or even inside your ear (yep, we get those too), these pesky flareups can be a pain in the butt to deal with. But, before you start slathering on every and any product you can get your hands on, heed this warning: Not all acne should be treated equally.
Placement on your bod has a lot to do with how you go about ridding yourself of acne — for good. What’s the solution? We talked to Dr. Craig Kraffert, board certified dermatologist and founder of Amarte, about zapping zits based on where they pop up. With these tips, you can launch a full-scale attack that will work instead of just trying 100 things that don’t. So, you can be zit-free without a headache, which is pretty much the holy grail of beauty tips.
With classic manicures taking over the red carpet (RIP, Mani-Cam) and bespoke nail salons popping up in major cities, we're receiving pretty mixed mani messages. Is nail art in or out? Are nude nails the new normal, or will we see brights make a return? Will our manicures ever be fully chip-proof? We decided to get to read
Primers, like Tinder users,
tend to be hit-or-miss. To find the partner (er, primer) of your
dreams, you’ve gotta do some background work. Before clicking "add to cart," consider what
kind will benefit your skin type and exactly how you’d like it to enhance your
complexion. Because, if you find the one (or perhaps a read