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New Gel Could Stop Unwanted Hair Growth

A new drug could solve all of our shaving woes as it has been found to stop growth of unwanted hair. A group at the University of Pennsylvania has found a drug that stops hair growth when used in a gel.

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Study Shows Women Need Makeup To Feel Pretty

A study conducted by the Renfrew Center this week showed that nearly half of US women need makeup to feel good about themselves. The results of the study stated that 44% of women surveyed felt negative about their appearance when they weren’t wearing makeup.

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How Much Younger Does Surgery Really Make You Look?

Women go under the knife to try to look younger, but how much younger does cosmetic surgery actually make you look? A new study saw plastic surgeons working out exactly how many years these procedures actually takes off.

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Is Your Lipstick Dangerous?

A new study had found that 400 lipsticks on the market today tested positive for lead. The Campaign For Safe Cosmetics coalition released a report this week that showed how the FDA found lead in popular lipstick brands.

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Study Claims Beautiful People Are More Selfish

A new study is suggesting that beautiful people tend to be more selfish. University researchers found that those with symmetrical facials features have a tendency to be more selfish, less likely to cooperate, more self-sufficient and less likely to ask for help.

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Makeup Affects How Honest Your Appear

It seems that how much makeup you wear not only affects how people perceive your beauty, but it also affects how competent, trustworthy and honest you appear. In a study funded by Proctor & Gamble, scientists from various universities showed participants pictures of women wearing no make-up and looking natural to professional and glamourous for different lengths of time. They were then asked to rate the different looks for competence, likability, attractiveness and trustworthiness.

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Wrinkles Could Predict Other Health Issues

As you age, you may be frustrated with wrinkles for ruining your youthful face, but a new study shows that wrinkles may be a warning sign for deeper issues. The study shows that the worse a women’s wrinkles are in early menopause, the lower her bone density.

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Women With Botox Seen As Cold

A new Canadian study found that despite widespread popularity there is a stigma attached to getting Botox. The University of Toronto study found that people who get Botox are seen as vain and cold. The university studied how people view women who use all different types of anti-aging techniques. The study showed that women who didn’t try to look younger as much were seen in a more positive light.

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BEAUTY NEWS: Pippa Middleton Has Most Desirable Skin

A British study found that women find Pippa Middleton’s ‘Royal Mocha’ skin tone the most desirable. The royal sister-in-law beat out all other shades and celebs as the best skin in Britian.

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Jessica Szohr For Dove

Last week, we told you that Dove is releasing a new deodorant aimed to make your underarms more beautiful. Now the campaign for Dove Ultimate Go Sleeveless featuring Gossip Girl Jessica Szohr has been released.

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Study Shows Rise In Plastic Surgery Procedures

The numbers released this week in the 2010 Cosmetic Surgery National Data Bank Statistics found that more women are getting butt augmentation and facelifts.

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New Deodorant Makes Underarms Pretty

A new deodorant from Dove not only promises to make you smelling fresh, but also claims to make your armpits pretty in just five days.

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Study Shows Beautiful People Are Happier

A study from the University of Texas-Austin into what makes people happy shows that beautiful people are happier than their average conterparts.

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Allure Survey Shows How Our Thoughts On Beauty Have Changed

Allure Magazine found that our tastes are changing and where once blonde hair and blue eyes were the epitome of beauty, now we embrace dark hair, curves and dark skin.

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Doctors Testing Topical Botox See Results

Doctors have been testing topical botox treatments that can be applied directly to the skin for wrinkle reduction.

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