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Rebecca Dancer

Contributing Beauty Writer

Allure Editors Switch Up Their Skin-Care Routines for Fall

Here's what happened when we put Olay moisturizers to the test.

INGREDIENT EXPLAINER
Here's Exactly What Salicylic Acid Does to Your Skin

Dermatologists break down the benefits of the powerhouse ingredient.

VITILIGO INFO
Everything You Should Know About Vitiligo

The skin condition is fairly common, but still misunderstood.

HOME PAMPERING
How to Give Yourself a Spa-Level Facial at Home, According to Experts

Your step-by-step guide for when you can't visit an aesthetician.

WARNING SIGNS
What Your Nails Could Be Telling You About Your Health

Ridges, discoloration, and markings shouldn't be ignored.

discount prescriptions
Skin Medicinals Aims to Make Topical Skin-Care Prescriptions Affordable

The skin-care company creates customized medications for under $60.

THE HEAT IS ON
How to Give Yourself a Salon-Worthy Blowout at Home

Experts share their top tips for getting a smoothy, bouncy style. 

HAIR SCHOOL
How to Apply Dry Shampoo for the Best Results

Brush up on the right way to refresh oily roots. 

COVID-19
Augustinus Bader Is Launching Hand Lotion in Response to COVID-19

The famed German stem-cell scientist is launching a hand cream in response to COVID-19. 

MOTHER'S DAY 2020
Why Makeup Artist Tim Quinn Does His Mother's Makeup Every Day

He moved to Florida to live with her and it's only made their bond stronger.

SKIN CARE 101
The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Skin Care

If skin care feels overwhelming, start here.  

ACNE 101
How to Get Rid of Blackheads for Good, According to Experts

Learn the top tricks and tips from pros.

STRESS ACNE
Why You May Be Breaking Out More Than Ever Right Now

Plus, expert tips on how to treat this unexpected acne.

The Allure Podcast
The Allure Podcast: Tyra Banks on Democratizing the Modeling Industry

Plus, she opens up about what it really took to make a name for herself in fashion. 

MINIMALIST TREND
What Exactly Is Skin Fasting? 

Experts weigh the pros and cons of the minimalist trend. 

be your own spa
7 Steps for Perfecting Your At-Home Manicure

All of the tools, tips, and techniques you need for a DIY mani.

5 Effective Ways to Treat Varicose Veins

Dermatologists break down the options. 

SKIN CANCER REPORT
Everything Experts Know About Skin Cancer in 2020

Plus, how to spot, treat, and prevent it.

DARK SPOT EXPLAINER
Everything You Need to Know About Hyperpigmentation

Experts share their best tips for preventing — and treating — dark spots.

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