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Salma Hayek Showed Off Her Grays and the ‘Wisdom’ That Comes With Them

At 56, “everything” about getting older has pleasantly surprised her.
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8 Dermatologist-Approved Lip Balms With SPF

Your mouth may be even more susceptible to UV damage than other parts of your face.
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10 Legit Ways to Strengthen Your Nails, According to Science

Sorry, but a biotin supplement probably isn’t one of them.
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What to Do If You Hate Your Lip Filler and Are Kind of Freaking Out

First, try not to panic—it can take a couple weeks to see your true results.
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I Tried the Viral HydraFacial for My Ultrasensitive Skin

The pricey treatment is all over TikTok and supposedly gives you a glassy complexion in 30 minutes.
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The SELF 2023 Sneaker Awards

Lululemon’s New Running Shoes Make the Transition to Trails Less Intimidating

The sneakers’ versatility means they’re a solid investment for beginners.

Here’s How to Deal With an Allergic Reaction on Your Face

New skin care products aren’t the only culprits—old favorites can cause a freak-out too.

33 Shoe Deals to Shop at Nordstrom Right Now

Like supersoft slippers, workout-brightening sneakers, and classic Hunter rain boots.

The Very Best Luxury Beauty Deals at Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale

Last chance to save on Sunday Riley, Nuface, and more.

These Comfy Teva Sandals Are My Go-To Summer Shoes

They’re sporty, functional, and travel-friendly.

Here’s How to Tell If Your Sunscreen Has Expired

You might think using old SPF is no biggie, but that half-empty bottle could be working against you.

Kerry Washington Shared the Ingredient That ‘Transformed’ Her Eczema-Prone Skin

At 46, the actor’s routine is all about hydration. 

I’m a Grown-Ass Adult—Why Is Chin Acne Still Ruining My Life?

Dermatologists explain those frustrating breakouts—and how to treat them. 

Gabrielle Union Said Therapy Undid ‘the Constant Need to Be Validated’ for Her Looks

Her sessions also led to a perspective-shifting talk with her dad about race, beauty, and self-worth.

These Are the Best Antioxidants to Add to Your Skin Care Routine

Vitamin C is a biggie, but it’s not the only one worth your time and money.

Here’s Exactly How Sunscreen Works to Protect Your Skin

What does SPF mean? Is mineral sunblock better? We got the answers.
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How to Reapply Sunscreen Over Makeup Without Making a Goopy Mess

We asked dermatologists for their favorite tips, tricks, and products.

Kristin Davis Said She Was ‘Ridiculed Relentlessly’ After Getting Botox and Fillers

The “Sex and the City” actor even “shed tears” in response to the criticism.

The 2022 SELF Healthy Beauty Awards 

Here, you'll find this year's 182 best makeup, skin-care, body-care, hair-care, and oral-care products.