• Is there a dark side to the growing obsession with skincare?

    29 days ago - By The Guardian

    It's the latest trend in self care, with women now using up to 10 products on their face as part of their daily routine. Is this focus on our skin healthy and helpful - or just an expensive new pressure? The US's fourth-biggest website, Reddit, is a proudly mixed bag. On the news aggregation and discussion forum are threads dedicated to mini-marshmallows in ice-creams and streets that look like penises, alongside discussions about Donald Trump, men's rights and feminism. Recently, too, it has become the unlikely home of a thriving beauty community, with the subreddit Skincare Addiction now...
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