Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.

Apparently, NYC Is A Wrinkly Place To Live

  1. Begin Slideshow
    Photographed by Amelia Alpaugh.



    See All Slides

    Have wrinkles? You may not yet, but if you're living in New York City, the odds are not in your favor. Turns out (lucky you!) you're more susceptible to skin damage and premature aging than residents of 48 other major cities across America.

    A new study performed by Sperling’s BestPlaces and RoC Skincare determined that New Yorkers are living in the second highest wrinkle-prone area (right behind Riverside, California). That's thanks to "lifestyle, occupational, and environmental criteria" — a.k.a. sleepless nights, job stress, and those killer temperature swings.

    Getting wrinkles just thinking about it? Relax — you don't need to relocate. Instead, we've rounded up six anti-aging products that can help you in the fight against fine lines.

    Begin Slideshow



The Beer Flowed At This Wedding Reception — In A Brewery

When's digital marketing manager got hitched at Houston Hall this past June, the beer flowed, the DIY details dominated, and the wedding party was enormous! Born and raised in downtown NYC, Jess and Morgan had their hearts set on a Sunday afternoon affair in the city, and they fell hard for the rustic industrial read

The Best Products For Your Hair Needs

Finding the right styling product used to be about knowing what you preferred (mousse, hairspray, pomade, gel) and what degree of hold it delivered (light, medium, strong, super). Done and done. Now? The range of options has expanded to such a degree that we need a GPS to navigate them all. To help you make the process a read