Let’s be real: prom season can be nerve wracking for even the most confident of teens. From perfecting the “prom-posal” to planning an epic post-prom weekend, this teenage tradition is a pressure cooker of plan-making anxiety, all to ensure it lives up to its historic hype. And nothing sets the body up for disaster quite like adolescent angst.
Acne isn’t just for the face, which is an excruciating thing to discover as a pre-teen. So, help your son realize that blemishes may happen on his chest and back (and, oh God, even his butt) and can be worse if he’s not using a healthy hygiene regimen.
Mom, we know many of you are on board with the revitalizing power of a soak in the tub. That is, if you can actually get fifteen minutes to yourself without fielding 20 questions about where things are or how many kids you have or where several of those kids you just mentioned are at the moment.