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Lack of Sleep Is Your Skin’s Worst Nightmare

Why your face looks tired when you’re tired

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EEveryone knows what a tired face looks like. Hanging eyelids, dark circles under the eyes, pale skin, droopy mouth corners, wrinkles, and fine lines—these were some of the cues a group of volunteers interviewed during a study associated with tiredness. The participants were shown photos of 10 individuals, each…

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