We all know better, but sometimes we forget to wash our makeup off before we go to sleep. An interesting meme hit social media recently and caused an uproar. The meme claimed that if you sleep in your makeup your skin will age seven times faster. “WHAT?!?” was most readers’ reaction to the claim.
Social media has become a minute to minute, hour to hour fixture in modern day life. We love connecting with long lost friends, keeping up to date with breaking news stories and even the opportunity to start a career right from your personal page.
Do you ever lie in bed, tired but unable to sleep? If so, you are not alone. Many of us lay down and immediately look at the alarm clock, counting how many hours of sleep we will get if we “fall asleep right now.” Or maybe we check out our Facebook, Twitter or Instagram posts. Other’s will get up and leave the room or sit up in bed and watch TV when sleep escapes them.
No need to pinch yourself—it’s real. The whole “lucid dreaming” thing is having a pop-culture moment. On the heels of mind-expanding movies like Inceptionthere are now entire websites devoted to the phenomenon. If you’re curious (we certainly were), here’s a quick run-down on the topic.