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Reddit’s r/SkincareAddiction Community Has a Dark Side

It’s easy for a love of skin care to turn into an obsession

Illustrations: Janet Mac

RReddit’s r/SkincareAddiction board is one of the largest online communities dedicated to skin care. It has 1 million members and hosts more than 1,000 new posts per day, ranging from discussions about skin care routines…




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Angela Lashbrook

Angela Lashbrook

I’m a columnist for OneZero, where I write about the intersection of health & tech. Also seen at Elemental, The Atlantic, VICE, and Vox. Brooklyn, NY.

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