This genius skincare tip will put you on the fast track toward softer, healthier skin

By Shape Editors
March 26, 2015

Chances are, you've been putting your moisturizer on totally wrong all these years. While slathering lotion all over your body does hyrdate your skin, there's a more clever-and effective-way to apply it. What's the trick? Shape's Editor-at-Large Bahar Takhtehchian spills on the best way to apply your moisturizer so you reap the benefits of smoother and softer skin. (Then learn How to Apply Makeup, According to a Makeup Artist.)