8 Bad Habits You'll Want to Break

Here are some bad habits you probably have and how you can start to fix them

8 Bad Habits You'll Want to Break

It’s easy to point fingers at the gross habits of others, but unfortunately we all have them. in addition to being sometimes unsightly, habits can also be unhealthy and may even make us sick. Here are eight habits you should consider giving up, along with some advice about where to start.


Tanning

Tanning

You might get compliments on your “glow” from friends, but there’s no such thing as a “healthy tan.” The UV rays that make your skin tan are the same UV rays that damage your skin’s DNA and eventually lead to deadly melanoma. In addition to avoiding excessive sun exposure by covering up in the sun and putting on sunscreen every day, you can also apply skin creams with vitamins A and C. Exfoliate with 5-8% glycolic acid in the morning to get rid of old skin cells.

3 Dos & Don'ts for Microwaving Popcorn

Microwave guru chef Matt Abdoo has his three tips for making the best, fluffiest and perfectly cooked popcorn.

Microwave popcorn is one of the best snacks! But sometimes it's difficult to get that perfect bowl. So microwave guru chef Matt Abdoo has his three tips for making the best, fluffiest and perfectly cooked popcorn.

DON'T USE THE POPCORN BUTTON

As tempting and easy as it may be, don't fall for the "Popcorn" button on your microwave. Not all microwaves are made the same, so they won't cook your bag the same way either. And there's no sensor to determine when the bag is ready, so it'll just keep cooking your popcorn until the set amount of time finishes.

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