The Ultimate Morning Routine for Healthy Looking Skin

Learn how to perfect your skincare routine for glowing skin all year round.

The Ultimate Morning Routine for Healthy Looking Skin

By Toni Gasparis

Mornings can be difficult. Between hitting the snooze button, to taking care of the kids, to making sure you get to work on time, sometimes your skin is the last thing on your mind. A good skincare regimen, however, can be essential for helping to kick off your day and making sure your skin is ready to take on the day. These eight simple steps can help you improve your morning routine and help you turn healthy looking skin into a habit.


Cleanse Your Face

Cleanse Your Face

While you might wash your face before you go to sleep, your skin continues to produce oils while you sleep to naturally protect itself. Be sure to wash your face every morning with lukewarm water and use a mild skin cleanser for your skin type. Then, follow up with a gentle hypoallergenic and fragrance-free moisturizer to soothe, protect and hydrate your skin.

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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