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A woamn with acne on her face. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Preventing Pimples

Why Do I Still Break Out? As much as I hate to admit it, even with my plethora of products and access to doctors and treatments, I still struggle with breakouts. I know I am not alone, and there are definitely bigger issues in life than zits, but that doesn’t mean it is not
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The Freshfarm's Dupont Circle Farmers Market is open Sundays from 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. year round at 1500 20th St. NW. (Photo: Point Images/Flickr)

Good Eating

Food Safety Tips for Farmers Markets The month of May means it is nearly time for America’s favorite food lovers’ tradition: visiting your local farmers market. In addition to all the invigorating colors, exquisite aromas, strong flavors and spirit of community, the farmers
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Dematologists recommend you wash your face each morning and evening, as well as after exercising. (Photo: Bubend)

Control Oily Skin

10 Do’s and Don’ts from Dermatologists Although oily skin can clog pores and lead to increased acne breakouts, dermatologists say oily skin also has many benefits. Oil helps preserve the skin, and people with oily skin tend to have thicker skin and fewer wrinkles. The key,
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