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My Face Looks So Tired and Kind of… Droopy. How Can I Perk It Up?

Energizing hacks from a dermatologist and makeup artist will wake you up in a flash

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In winter’s darker, longer days, I feel like my face always looks tired. It just seems droopier. How can I perk it up?” — Serena, Ottawa

Every season has a vibe, and though there’s a frenetic energy to wrapping up the end of the year and a crackle of anticipation as we look ahead to the next one, it can also be… exhausting. When the winter blahs are blahing, it’s only natural that they’ll show up on your face, in one form or another.


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