Face

Buyables

We Asked a Guy With Perfect Skin to Help Us Stop Being Such Dirty, Oily Slobs

Here are skincare expert and YouTube influencer James Welsh's tips for a routine (and products) that actually work.
Luke Winkie
4 days ago
mind

Keeping Up Appearances As a 'Model Minority' Can Have Serious Mental Health Consequences

The importance of maintaining "face" in Asian cultures goes back thousands of years. In the US, where Asian Americans also grapple with a rampant high-achiever stereotype, people are suffering silently.
Shayla Love
9.10.19
Motherboard

These Bears Can Mimic Faces Like Humans and Apes

Sun bears show social intelligence by copying the open-mouthed expressions of their playmates.
Becky Ferreira
3.21.19
skin

This Is What Happened When I Tried Light Therapy to Clear Up My Acne

LED light therapy started as NASA technology, but it's now being used as an at-home cosmetic treatment for acne and wrinkles.
Julissa Treviño
9.14.18
The yes man

I Resurfaced My Skin to Make it Look Smoother

“We’re making these tiny, hot holes in the skin."
Grant Stoddard
5.16.18
head games

This Condition Makes You Unable to Recognize Familiar Faces

We spoke to people who have it about how they deal.
Lea Surugue
11.16.17
monday insta illustrator

Smile and Scream at UK Illustrator Lumps' Toothy Drawings

Lumps' work is defined by a wide grin that often infects stereos, turntables, cigarette cartons, iconic cartoon characters, and classic paintings.
Beckett Mufson
4.10.17
Animation

Watch Millions of Years of Human Evolution Unfold on This Artist's Face

Emma Allen spent hours in front of the mirror putting together this stop motion self portrait.
Nathaniel Ainley
3.19.17
videos

Someone Made a Terrifying Robotic Face for Their Amazon Alexa

Alexa, what is the uncanny valley?
Samantha Cole
1.26.17
Art

Painter Constructs Human Faces From Natural Elements in His Surreal Landscapes

Fulvio di Piazza has a new solo exhibition of oil paintings at the Jonathan Levine Gallery.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.4.17
Ass

New Research Suggests Our Faces Evolved to Function Like Chimpanzees' Red Asses

Chimps recognize each other's butts like they're faces.
Samantha Cole
12.3.16
Stuff

Why These People Go Through Agony to Intentionally Scar Their Faces

The process involves cutting out skin using a scalpel, before rubbing the open wounds with peroxide or lemon juice. Unsurprisingly, it's incredibly painful.
Lulu Kadhim
11.18.16
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