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I tried the new Zit Stick from Glossier that claims to shrink pimples in three hours - and it actually worked

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

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I was 13 years old when I first realized I had acne. My mom and I were on vacation at Disney World when she took one look at me and said, "we have to get you a face wash. You have pimples."
Almost 10 years have passed since that day, and I still haven't found a face wash - or any skin-care product, for that matter - that can permanently rid me of zits.
So when Glossier launched a new acne treatment pen on September 6, I wasn't immediately sold.
As someone who's developed a healthy skepticism of products that supposedly zap blemishes overnight, I didn't know what to...
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The Army is getting ready for a tough fight with a more capable enemy, and now 2 of its units are undergoing big changes

The Army is getting ready for a tough fight with a more capable enemy, and now 2 of its units are undergoing big changes

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

US Army/Spc. Leo Jenkins
The Army is converting two of its brigade combat teams to add more armor.
The change comes as the Pentagon looks to prepare for a potential fight with an evenly matched adversary.
The Pentagon is also trying to boost is armored presence in Europe, where NATO seeks to deter Russia.
The Pentagon is making a military-wide shift to prepare for a bigger, more intense fight against a peer or near-peer competitor, and the latest part of that shift means big changes to the mission and makeup of two Army units.
The Army announced on Thursday that the 1st Brigade Combat Team...
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An inside look at one of the last San Francisco neighborhoods to be taken over by big tech - and how change has come to the area anyway

An inside look at one of the last San Francisco neighborhoods to be taken over by big tech - and how change has come to the area anyway

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Katie Canales/Business Insider
It's no secret that San Francisco 's housing crisis is in full swing.
It's caused parts of the city to turn inside out in recent years to accommodate the influx of wealthy tech workers seeking housing in the Bay Area.
The neighborhood of Bayview is one of the more recent parts to be ensnarled in the drastic shifts demanded by the region's real estate plight.
Here's what the neighborhood is like and how it's changing.
At San Francisco's southeast corner sits the suburban-like district of Bayview.
The once predominantly African-American neighborhood largely...
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Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

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10 things in tech you need to know today

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Christmas travel time to quadruple in UK, main lines hit by rail works and...

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The New TVR Griffith Has Been Delayed, But It's Definitely Coming

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Hamad International Airport Voted as the Best Airport in the Middle East

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DFW Airport's Growth Continues with Four New Destinations, Added Flights to...

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Melbourne Airport Treats Travellers For Christmas Giving Away $100,000 In Gifts

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Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport to undergo renovation

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Spa therapy attracts tourists to Russia's Krasnodar Region

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