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So That’s Why Your Skin Gets Crepey As You Get Older

Dermatologists reveal what contributes to the condition, how to prevent it and whether any over-the-counter products actually work to eliminate crepey skin. Crepes may be delectable, but crepey skin? Not so much. The term describes skin that, like crepe paper, appears thin and crinkled and typically lacks the elasticity, thickness and firmness of youthful skin. […]

Botox Gone Wrong: 7 Signs of Bad Botox and How to Avoid or Fix Botched Injections

The most popular cosmetic treatment in the world, hands down? Botox. Year over year, for two decades running, botulinum toxins have topped the nonsurgical charts, repeatedly proving their vast appeal across demographics. “There are many reasons an undesired result can occur from neurotoxin treatment,” says Washington, D.C., board-certified dermatologist Dr. Noëlle Sherber. And not every […]

Filler Gone Wrong: The Most Common Filler Mistakes Doctors See—and How to Avoid Having Them Happen to You

With more than 20 million views, #fillergonewrong is captivating the aesthetes of TikTok with its can’t-look-away content: boxy jawlines, overstuffed lips, bulging under-eyes, and horror-show vascular occlusions that are often the result of botched liquid rhinoplasties. In Washington, D.C., board-certified dermatologist Dr. Noëlle Sherber has been reversing her share of injectables gaffes from other practitioners—from […]

The Really Gross Reason You Shouldn’t Go To Bed With Wet Hair

Your first instinct after reading this might be to burn your pillowcases and never get your hair wet past 3pm again. But rest assured, there are ways to mitigate these unpleasant effects. You planned to wash your hair this morning but hit the snooze button. Then your dog decided to drag his feet on the […]

Everything You Need To Know About Filler Migration – Women’sHealth

If you’re into beauty and on social media, chances are you’ve run into at least one TikTok video or Instagram post on filler migration without even trying. With consumers starting aesthetic treatments earlier in life to stay ahead of the aging process—and to potentially prevent more invasive procedures down the line—more people are enchanting and […]

Where has all the buccal fat gone? – The Washington Post

Look in the mirror while sucking through a straw. That’s what you might look like if you have your buccal fat removed. Buccal fat (pronounced like buckle) consists of small pads of fat in each of your lower cheeks. Removing it is a quick procedure that may make your face appear more sculpted and slimmer. […]

How to get rid of sebaceous filaments according to dermatologists – Women’sHealth

In the age of filters and air brushing, it can be difficult to remember what real skin actually looks like, especially up close. So if you’ve ever noticed a cluster of tiny, darkish dots on your nose or another central spot on your face, you may have initially thought they were blackheads. But there’s a chance […]

Cheek Implants Are Trending – Realself News

You’ve likely heard the saying “Everything old is new again,” to explain the cyclical trends in fashion and art. Still, the same could be said for some plastic surgery procedures—like the recent uptick in requests for the lip lift and facial implants, including cheek and jaw implants. For example, cheekbone implants have been around since 1956. They were further improved upon […]

Why Using Calamine Lotion as a Makeup Primer Is a Bad Idea – Everyday Health

Calamine lotion is having a glow-up. Yes, that humble pink lotion that was once dabbed onto your chickenpox, mosquito bites, or burned skin after too many hours in the sun — ah, fond childhood memories. Now, it’s trending as the ultimate pre-makeup primer, acne scar treatment, and SPF product, all in one. On TikTok, fans […]

Dealing with oily skin? Derms shares how to rid of extra shine for good – Today

These recommended products will purify pores and cut back on shine. Got an oily complexion? If so, you probably already know that this skin type requires extra attention. Whether you’re using blotting papers multiple times a day or carrying around mattifying powder for midday touch-ups, it can feel like minimizing shine is a never-ending battle. […]