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Chapped lips have a tendency to creep up on us when we least expect it. We're just going about our day, minding our own business, and all of a sudden, BAM! Lips are burning and painful, wetting them is impulsive, and it looks like we've just drank a ton of red Gatorade. Plain old chapstick isn't going to cut it for this kind of chapped catastrophe. We literally go primal in our stop-at-nothing hunt for a soothing balm.
If you couldn't tell, finding a relief for dry, cracked pouts is an issue that we hold near and dear to our hearts. Which is why we've rounded up our top picks for restoring, moisturizing, and softening parched puckers. Smile wide and stiffen up that upper lip — help for chapped lips is on the way.
With all this inclement weather, we know what you're thinking: "How the heck is my makeup going to stay put with hail, sleet, and snow thrashing at my face?" Add the fact that it's prime Netflix-binging season — with all the crying sessions that entails — and the answer becomes simple: waterproof makeup.
In Western cultures, we tend to avoid death at all costs. We avoid thinking about it and talking about it, and when faced with it, we often go to extraordinary measures to delay it. Photographer Cathrine Ertmann decided to confront death head-on. Her project "About Dying" is a "photo essay from the morgue" that "works as read