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6 Vitamins You Need to Glow From the Inside Out

Antioxidants help to reduce signs of sun damage, minimize the appearance of fine lines and improve overall skin texture. Vitamin C is required for the formation of collagen, which forms the foundation of your skin. Vitamin E can absorb the energy from ultraviolet (UV) light, helping to protect your skin by preventing UV-induced free radical damage.

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Your Fourth Trimester Flow: How Your Period Changes After Childbirth

If you aren’t breastfeeding, you can expect your period to return in about 6-8 weeks. If you are breastfeeding, it will likely take several months, but you should talk to your doctor about birth control options, because the absence of a period each month doesn’t necessarily mean you aren’t fertile.

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