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16 popular skin-care products on sale now – and what skin concerns they’re good for

As a rule, every suburban department store must include an island for discounted skin-care products to go and die quietly. You know the signs: half-priced stickers, luxury products haphazardly tossed on top of cheap drugstore buys, and a flickering fluorescent light

Fear of hair loss used to consume me. Now I don’t think it needs curing

I’m being stalked by hair loss clinics. At virtually every online turn I’ve taken in recent weeks I’ve been confronted by ads for companies promising a cure for something I don’t think needs curing. Normally Google is terrifyingly brilliant at reading

This Electronic “Skin” Already Has a Sense of Touch. Now It Can Also Heal Itself

Technology that mimics the functions and sensations of human skin may sound futuristic, but it isn’t exactly new. In 2010, scientists at Stanford University and at University of California, Berkeley, developed artificial skin that could feel even a gentle touch. Dubbed e-skin, the device holds great potential to help