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How Botox Can Harm Your Relationship

We rely on the expression around the eyes with our partners to connect. It tells us if they are feeling safe or happy or worried or threatened. Without this cue we don't know how to respond. We see this in children with autism who have flat muscle tone around the eyes; not only are we unable to understand their social engagement cues, but they are not able to understand ours either.
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Post-Oscar Chatter Shows That Young Women Need to Grow Up

Little sisters, you make your own society. If you want to pluck and plump, do it. If you don't, don't. If you love your pecs and abs, fine. If you don't mind a little jiggle, that's fine too. If you think that having a face lift will get or keep a lover, get thyself to a psychiatrist. If you don't like the look of your neck, be like me and follow the example of Nora Ephron: wear a turtleneck.
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Heartbreaking Jaw Surgery Photos

In a country obsessed with beauty, one South Korean woman took her quest to look "perfect" too far. TV reporter Won Jayhun has been blasted online for undergoing jaw surgery in order to get a heart-sh...
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I've Wasted Most of My Life Hating My Nose -- No More

I've been thinking a lot about this interview with Lisa Kudrow about the nose job she got when she was in high school. My first thought is that I want to go back in time and hug teenaged Lisa Kudrow. Most of all, I want to tell her that I get it, because I've been there. I feel sad that I've spent most of my adult life feeling so goddamn unattractive.