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Young People Are Getting Injections to Avoid Looking Old

Dermatologists say the practice of preventative botox is growing in popularity among 20-something men and women. But how safe is it?
Markham Heid
7.17.18
Asking for a friend

This Is Why Popping Your Pimples Feels So Satisfying

You know you’re not supposed to pick at acne but honestly, it's just so soothing—until you look in the mirror and see the same zit back with a vengeance next morning.
Elizabeth Brown
7.13.18
Phys Ed

Losing Weight Revealed Little Tumors All Over My Body

Lipomas are apparently harmless, but I still want them gone.
Grant Stoddard
7.6.18
You're Smarter Than That

How Much Water Should I Drink?

What experts think about the ‘8 glasses a day' rule.
Karin Klein
5.22.18
The yes man

I Resurfaced My Skin to Make it Look Smoother

“We’re making these tiny, hot holes in the skin."
Grant Stoddard
5.16.18
skin

This Is How to Care For Your Skin Differently if You're a Person of Color

8 things black and brown Americans should know about their skin types, according to dermatologists of color.
Rajul Punjabi
5.3.18
You're Smarter Than That

Most Claims About Activated Charcoal Are Lies

There’s probably not enough of it to help your body “detox.”
Markham Heid
4.25.18
We Tried It

I Tried CBD Lotion for Sunburn

Move over, aloe.
Rajul Punjabi
4.17.18
Holy Shit

Fish Skin Healed Bears’ Paws Burned in the California Fires

A veterinarian remembered a story about doctors treating human burns with tilapia skin.
Jesse Hicks
1.26.18
body

The Health Risks of Getting a Tattoo

Reports include ink complications, infections, toxin effects, scarring, and more.
Greg Hall
1.26.18
The yes man

I Tried Microblading to Get Hollywood Eyebrows

If you think this sounds a bit like getting tattoos on your face well, it sort of is.
Grant Stoddard
1.3.18
Asking for a friend

Can I Exfoliate Every Day Without Destroying My Skin?

Your loofah-obsessed friend gives new meaning to the term “rub one out.”
Joanne Spataro
12.15.17