Do You Ever Sleep in Your Makeup??

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Do You Ever Sleep in Your Makeup??
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Thu, 08-01-2013 - 12:15pm

Taking off our makeup before bed is one of those things that we absolutely know we should do every single night. But sometimes — after a crazy day at work or an extended happy hour, or a very good date or a very bad one — it just doesn't happen.

Well, today we bring you a story that will make you rethink that occasional negligence and take off your makeup every single night, no matter what.

Daily Mail reporter took on the challenge of leaving her makeup on for an entire month. (Ugh!) By the third night, she'd developed tiny white cysts around her eyelashes and her skin felt dry and taut. Friends already started to remark she looked tired. After about 10 days, she awoke with a swollen eye on account of a mascara-caked lash.

Read on to see what happened- http://www.ivillage.com/why-sleeping-in-makeup-is-bad-for-you/5-a-543179

EEK!  Be honest- do you ever skip makeup removal at night?

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Registered: 01-23-2013
Fri, 08-02-2013 - 9:19am

HOnestly?  Yes, I've done it before.  Pure laziness I suppose- but after reading this, I will NEVER do that again.  Wowza!