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"God was very generous with you," a Parisian friend once told me. Sadly, he wasn’t referring to my IQ or my ability to find a parking space. No, he was talking about my breasts — big and especially disproportionate to my five-foot frame. Since the day I fully bloomed, I’ve struggled to accept them, often resorting to read
Whether you’re a longtime cystic-acne sufferer or just the victim of an occasional pimple, it seems like an innocent-enough solution to rush out to the drugstore and pick up any old breakout fighter you can get your hands on. After all, you want to get rid of that thing, fast. Turns out, banishing blemishes isn’t read