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Skin Health

15 Habits That Hurt Your Skin

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Dried skin on palm of hand.
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Generic sunscreen tube and bottle.
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Applying sunscreen only once in the morning


Women applying makeup to cheek with brush.
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Not cleaning your makeup brushes


Person squeezing pimple
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Picking at pimples, cuts, scrapes or insect bites


Woman smoking a cigarette.
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Smoking


Young women applies lotion to her face.
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Skipping the moisturizer


Young women removing makeup with cotton wipe.
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Going to sleep with makeup on


Eight glasses of water.
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Not drinking enough water


Shower head close up, water running.
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Taking long, hot showers


Hair
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Not protecting your face from chemicals


Man sleeping soundly on bed.
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Going to bed late


Women rubbing her forehead
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Touching your face


Woman at dermatologist appointment.
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Treating persistent skin problems at home


Man washing face
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Not paying attention to skin types


Squirt bottle of hand sanitizer
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Using antibacterial products on your face


Woman keeping her skin looking good using exfoliating pad.
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Skipping exfoliation


Eileen Bailey

Eileen Bailey

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Eileen Bailey is an award-winning author of six books on health and parenting topics and freelance writer specializing in health topics including ADHD, Anxiety, Sexual Health, Skin Care, Psoriasis and Skin Cancer. Her wish is to provide readers with relevant and practical information on health conditions to help them make informed decisions regarding their health care.