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Beauty Fact or Fiction?

Beauty Fact or Fiction?

by Holly St. Lifer

Find out whether your grooming rituals are sound or silly.

You should never shave your bikini area because:
1 of 7 questions

Option A

Shaving makes the hair grow in thicker.

Option B

Shaving makes the hair grow in faster.

Option C

Shaving is more irritating to your skin than waxing.

Option D

There's nothing wrong with shaving!

You had flawless skin as a teenager, but now you've got adult acne. You must:
2 of 7 questions

Option A

Stop using any new creams or makeup you've bought.

Option B

Stop chowing on chocolate and potato chips!

Option C

Chat with your dermatologist about these breakouts.

Option D

Both a. and c.

All of the following options are scientifically proven to reduce wrinkles except:
3 of 7 questions

Option A

Over-the-counter moisturizers containing vitamins A and C.

Option B

Prescription-strength Renova.

Option C

Wearing SPF 15 sunscreen every day, rain or shine.

Option D

Prescription-strength alpha-hydroxy and beta-hydroxy acids.

Eating Jell-O helps nails grow faster and stronger, since it is, after all, made from gelatin, a component of animals' hooves, bones and tissue.
4 of 7 questions

Option A

True

Option B

False

Guzzling eight glasses of water a day keeps your skin from:
5 of 7 questions

Option A

Breaking out.

Option B

Drying out.

Option C

Becoming wrinkled or discolored.

Option D

None of the above.

You're plagued with "cottage cheese thighs." The likely cause of cellulite is:
6 of 7 questions

Option A

Toxins have become trapped under the skin.

Option B

You drink too much soda.

Option C

Your mom's genes.

Option D

Being overweight.

Split ends cannot be repaired.
7 of 7 questions

Option A

True

Option B

False