It’s never too late to start the best skin care routine for men, or to build on the one you’ve got. Doing so is an investment in your health and self-confidence. But as I’ve learned through many conversations, a skin care routine for men often feels like some endless treasure hunt, with a map that is impossible to decode. But here’s the secret: There’s no end goal. It’s like daily exercise for your skin, the same way you eat healthy, stay hydrated, exercise regularly, and get plenty of sleep. After all, it’s a skin care routine, and these are
mbg Beauty Director
mbg Beauty Director
Alexandra Engler is the Beauty Director. Previously she worked at Harper’s Bazaar, Marie Claire, SELF, and Cosmopolitan; her byline has appeared in Esquire, Sports Illustrated, and Allure.com.
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July 31, 2022
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Perhaps nobody loves exfoliation more than Gwyneth Paltrow. The Goop founder has talked extensively about why she never skips the skin care step, and the latest Goopglow launch, the Dark Spot Exfoliating Sleep Milk, is the brand’s fourth product targeted toward exfoliation.
“It’s a product that I have been—I don’t want to use the word pestering—but enthusiastically suggesting for quite some time,” Paltrow tells BAZAAR.com of the Sleep Milk, which is a 10 percent multi-acid milky serum made to target uneven skin tone, dark spots, dullness, and clogged pores overnight.
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Sitting next to the pool, enjoying a backyard barbecue, playing a game of beach volleyball: The summer has its perks. But while we look forward to the sunny days of summer, our skin isn’t as big of a fan.
“Summer puts a lot of stress on our skin: from the heat, the higher humidity, the sweating, swimming, sunscreen and the sun itself,” explained Dr. Peter Lio, a board-certified dermatologist and scientific advisory board member for the National Eczema Association.
You may notice your skin getting oilier in these warmer months. The heat and high humidity causes our bodies to produce
Peek inside a French woman’s bathroom cabinet, and it’s highly unlikely that you’ll find the sort of complicated, 12-step skin-care regimens that have become popular elsewhere in the world. You see, the je ne sais quoi so commonly associated with French beauty stems from a “less is
Britney Spears has really been opening up about her beauty routine lately. Two months ago she took to Instagram with a long note professing her newfound love of makeup—seemingly inspired by a package of REM Beauty sent to her by Ariana Grande—and now she’s getting candid about her skin-care routine.
Spears posted another note to her Instagram Stories on Tuesday, June 8, following a video in which she’s sitting in a Rolls-Royce and speaking with a British-ish accent while drinking Champagne next to husband Sam Asghari. In the note, she address how people have made rude comments
At night I wash my face twice. I do an oil, the One Love Organics Beauty Oil Cleanser, and I do an exfoliant. For my exfoliant, I use the Tata Harper Regenerating Cleanser; it’s just my all-time favorite. Juice Beauty’s exfoliant is comparable, and really wonderful, and isn’t as fragrant. So I usually recommend that for people who have a hard time with fragrance, which is a lot of people. Tata’s fragrance is extreme and wonderful. But for the people who don’t do that kind of thing, the Juice Beauty would be my go-to. I also facial-steam at night,
I think it is safe for me to say that many Indians still consider light skin a prime beauty trait. And at some point or the other, most of us have been peer pressured into buying beauty products to lighten our skin tone.
In fact, as a society, we’re a bit obsessed and hyper focused on the idea of skin care lightening our complexions. It’s as if we’ve completely forgotten that skin care, as an act, isn’t actually about getting fair skin.
So, when we stumbled across this Reddit post by u/AcronymTheSlayer talking about how her paternal aunt, AKA bua,
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