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Asking for a Friend: Are Post-Workout Showers Really Necessary?

We checked in with a skin pro to find out how important it really is to hit the showers after a sweat session.

7 Ways to Bypass Mosquito Bites, Minus the Bug Spray

Trade gross and sticky bug spray for natural remedies that really work.

The Case for Cold Showers

A hot, steamy shower can be a place of solace, but experts say there are serious perks to going cold.

The Bacteria That Causes Body Odor

Researchers have identified the bacteria that makes your sweat so, well, stinky.

Banish Boob Sweat with These 3 Tricks

Finally stop worrying about how your girls look and start focusing on your workout.

7 Strange Side Effects of Exercise

Sometimes it can feel like you’re the only one who sweats so much during yoga or feels extra-slow on morning runs. Are you? We had an expert weigh in.

20 DIY Beauty Products to Get Pampered on Less

Try these simple recipes today to avoid chemicals and save money—without skimping on pampering!

9 Reasons Your Sweat Smells

From pills to perfumes, these little things can make a big stink.

The No-Deodorant Debate

Are you brave enough to go bare?

When Going Commando Is a Good Idea

Gynecologists often recommend slipping off your panties while you sleep—here's why.

7 Ways to Keep Your Vagina Young

Anti-aging isn't only for your face!

A Year of Great Skin: Your Month-By-Month Plan

Skin is the one thing you'll wear for the rest of your life. Give it the love it deserves with this derm-approved plan.

8 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Deodorant

Science says yes! Find out why, plus 7 more surprising facts about your favorite swipe stick.

The Best Spa Baths for Your Body

Soothe your muscles, detoxify your skin, and quiet your mind with a trip to the tub.

Turn Thanksgiving Leftovers into Beauty Treatments

Use Thanksgiving extras to reduce wrinkles, firm your skin, and rejuvenate dry winter hair.

Plus-Size Fashion Bloggers Dress Up Their Curves

The New York Times sparks conversation by featuring plus-size fashion bloggers.

Do You Smell? 10 Sneaky Sources of Body Odor

Do you smell? Discover the root of the problem to ditch the stench for good!

Shape Your Eyebrows, Change Your Look

Shape your eyebrows like a pro with 4 simple steps from the experts responsible for getting top models totally glam.

Your At-Work Beauty Kit

From everyday work makeup to skin care products, learn how to create your own office emergency kit.

Best Summer Spa Treatments

Check out this wide range of sea-based treatments spas nationwide are offering.

Cruise For Health-Food Lovers

Sure, you'll have access to 50-plus workshops about vegan and macrobiotic cooking, shiatsu massage, meditation and preventing cancer and heart disease on this seven-day getaway, but many guests sign up solely for the cuisine.