How to pop a pimple with minimal damage

Woman Looking at Herself in Bathroom Mirror

Let’s talk about breakouts. We all get them, they’re never welcome, and believe us when we say we understand the intense, irresistible urge to pick, play with or pop them. Unpleasant, but universal. But popping a pimple can do far more harm than good, and picking or even lightly touching the area will spread bacteria

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Are alcohols in skincare ‘bad’?

The short answer is… not necessarily. Alcohols have developed a bad reputation when it comes to skincare, and that’s only partially due to fact. The truth is, different types of alcohols are commonly used in all types of skincare products for different purposes. Whether these alcohols are ‘bad’ really depends: on the type of alcohols,

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Five types of masks you need in your life

Let’s be honest: masking is the most fun part of any skincare routine. Sure, cleansing and moisturizing can sometimes be enjoyable, but nothing feels more like you’re really taking care of yourself than applying a mask. It’s also the step where you directly address your skincare needs with a treatment you can switch up regularly

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Is your nail polish toxic?

Smith & Cult nail polish

We love our manicures! The only dilemmas most of us have at the salon are whether to go for a classic mani-pedi or for a gelish colour. Maybe we debate whether to choose the safe nude colours or to go funky and bold for a change. There are even times when we flirt with the

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