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Bad Beauty Habits

Do You Have a Beauty Bad Habit?

A bad habit is an undesirable behavior pattern, like whipping out the credit card a bit too often during those late night infomercials or spending a mind boggling amount of time on the Wii. But what about beauty — do you have any bad habits you'd like to break? Whether it's pimple popping or nail biting, what's your worst vice? Such a delightful topic, no?

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Miss-Bree Miss-Bree 7 years
pimple popping, unfortunately. It's the worst. I actually have to make myself just walk away from the mirror to stop. But I do ALWAYS wash off my make-up at night. Even after a long night out at the bars, I know that these five minutes will save me in the morning. (and....what's worse than being hungover and rubbing off your crusty eye makeup?! ugh)
Metallica Metallica 8 years
Ugh! I'm terrible for picking at split ends. I started a week ago...I'm going to try to stop because it's a terrible habit. Also I pick at my skin sometimes. You just don't realize until you think about these things...strange!
musiclady musiclady 8 years
I love San Fran!!! Hope I win! Thanks so much!!
rander rander 8 years
I said other ... I chip fingernail polish! :-X
Autumns_Elegy Autumns_Elegy 9 years
I'm a zit squisher. I don't touch the deep under the skin ones though, I let pimple cream sort them out. I also fall asleep with my makeup on, I don't wear foundation (it gives me more zips to squish) so I just wake up with panda eyes. Occasionally I also forget to moisturise.
SparklinSeahorSe SparklinSeahorSe 9 years
i'm really bad about falling asleep without washing my makeup off. i've gotten better the past year, but lately i have been really tired and lazy when i get home late!
98769876 98769876 9 years
Wow. I just sat down with a bowl of rice and beans and completely lost my appetite after reading this. I do admire everyone's honesty. Fortunately I do none of these things. I have a strict skin regime, do not smoke, have never bitten my nails, and don't have split ends. Good luck!
jennjennnbubba jennjennnbubba 9 years
pimple poppers unite!! :D
TrickyChic TrickyChic 9 years
ah i go crazy on my blackheads!
pixelhaze pixelhaze 9 years
I have cystic acne, the kind you're not supposed to pop EVER. But . . .I can't help it, they never go away! I've seriously had the same bumps forming a constellation on my forehead for years!
eka911 eka911 9 years
my worst beauty habits used to be smoking (nearly a pack a day) and not drinking ANY water. just my morning coffee and maybe a juice or ice tea with meals. but i quit smoking 9 months ago (hurray for the patch! for reals, it worked!) and i have been forcing myself to chug at least 3 bottles of water a day. i dunno if thats the recommended amount, but thats alot for me. since i started/stopped doing both, my skin looks glowy!
garden-jewel garden-jewel 9 years
when I wasyounger, I'd do the pimple popping thing. but now, after all these years, I don't have that problem. however, the bad habit I have now is late night shopping on the computer trying to find the miracle in the jar. of course, spending way tooi much money. vanity and desperation!
swati05 swati05 9 years
I bite my chapped lips
GMarie GMarie 9 years
I have super dry skin, so my cuticles tend to peel, and when I get nervous, I pick at them, sometimes until they bleed. I've done this for so long that I've almost given up on thinking I could quit it. It drives my husband up the wall.
baybelle baybelle 9 years
And i thought my "Not moisturizing my feet enough" habit was REALLY bad. haha!
bugsbrat bugsbrat 9 years
i absolutely cannot resist the temptation to squeeze a pimple - i know i should leave it alone but i always end up squeezing it anyway! the temptation is just way too strong!
Alyssa9986 Alyssa9986 9 years
Ughhh....getting too drunk on those crazy weekend nights and not washing my face. My pimples really thank me later. Ha!
lauraxtc lauraxtc 9 years
I DO ALL OF THEM EXPECT SMOKE.
Sundaydrive Sundaydrive 9 years
I've only recently started popping pimples... And whats even worse is my boyfriend got me into the habit cause he'd pop them since I didn't. So now I just pop them myself to keep him from picking at me... ewwww I know!!
popcorn19 popcorn19 9 years
BellaSugar-- You have no idea how comforting it is to see so many fellow pimple poppers out there. While I have always been mortified of my nasty little habit, I am so glad to know it's not just me who is super obsessive with those little bumps on my face.
BellaEdward4ever BellaEdward4ever 9 years
I'm guilty of zit-picking. I think it's an addiction. I have scars on my shoulder blades (backne, ew) from where I just couldn't stop!
spicyaroma spicyaroma 9 years
I bite my nails like non stop! It's so hard to get rid of this habit! I'm trying though... I ALWAYS pick at my split ends though, esp. when I'm bored in class.
emalove emalove 9 years
I used to bit my nails, but I stopped three or four years ago, thankfully. And when I get a zit, I definitely pick at it.
Beauty Beauty 9 years
You are all so honest — I love it! I've been guilty of many of these vices, myself, which I hate to admit.
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