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Welcome to the home of real beauty. Explore below for more about our Campaign for Real Beauty, plus tips and tricks for everything from hair care to skin care.

Dove campaigns

How does #BeautyBias affect your life? We team up with Broadly to ask just that
Read more #BeautyBias
Dove My Beauty My Say
My Beauty My Say
Discover more about the My Beauty My Say campaign
Dove Self-Esteem Project
Dove Self-Esteem Project
At Dove, we have a vision of a world where beauty is a source of confidence, not anxiety. Our mission is to ensure the next generation grow up enjoying a positive relationship with the way they look – helping girls to raise their self-esteem and realise their full potential.
Dove supports the Be Real Body Image Pledge
Be Real Body Image Pledge
Dove support the Be Real Body Image Pledge...
Sometimes we forget the only like that counts is our own
Read more #NoLikesNeeded
Dove Choose Beautiful
Choose Beautiful
Find out how women all over the world are choosing beautiful
Dove Legacy
Legacy discovers if feeling beautiful is something we can inherit
Dove Real Beauty Sketches
Real Beauty Sketches
If someone asked you to describe yourself, what would you say?
Ad Makeover
How would we feel if negative body ads gave us compliments instead?
Read more Ad Makeover
Dove Inner Critic
Dove Inner Critic
Find out why women can be their own worst critic…
Five tips to feeling beautifully confident
Five tips to feeling beautifully confident
Discover 5 real tips for beauty confidence in a flash.
The Warrior Woman Project
The Warrior Woman Project
What makes your beauty fierce? We asked confident women for their honest answers
Dove Campaign Antiperspirants | Join Dove’s biggest ever trial
Wondering how to stop armpit sweat after the gym or for a night out? Watch real antiperspirant reviews and discover why 89% of women would switch to Dove
Read more Dove Campaign Antiperspirants | Join Dove’s biggest ever trial
Dove #ArmsUp
#ArmsUp: celebrating underarm beauty
We’re all about body confidence – underarms included. Read on for 13 women’s stories.
Size Zero
Size Zero
The only size zero article you need to read
International Womens Day
International Women's Day
We’re too amazing to only celebrate once, right?
Female role models
Follow our three commandments to being the best female role model
Read more Female role models
Limited Edition Dove Body Washes
Special editions to celebrate the uniqueness of women – Dove
Discover our limited edition body washes celebrating beauty diversity
International Day of the Girl
Celebrating International Day of the Girl – Dove
Together we can make a difference to young girls’ body image issues.
Steven Universe: Social media
Steven Universe: Body talk
Read more Steven Universe: Body talk
Steven Universe: Body functionality
Dove Media and celebrities
Steven Universe: Media and celebrities
Episode 3 talks about how media and celebrity culture can affect self-esteem.
Dove Competing and comparing looks
Steven Universe: Competing and comparing looks
Episode 2 helps explain how not to compare yourself to others.
Steven Universe: Teasing and bullying
This episode shows why you shouldn’t bully and teaches young people how they can stand up against bullying.
Read more Steven Universe: Teasing and bullying
Dove Steven Universe
Dove, Cartoon Network and Steven Universe
Find out more about our partnership with Steven Universe.
Beauty Bias - weight
Beauty standards of weight are a form of bias #BeautyBias
Beauty Bias - hair
Beauty standards of hair are a form of bias #BeautyBias
Beauty standards of height are a form of bias #BeautyBias
Read more #BeautyBias
Beauty Bias - age
Beauty standards of age are a form of bias #BeautyBias
Dove Self-Esteem Project
Dove Self-Esteem Project
Helping the next generation of women realise their full potential

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Tips & how to

Invisible confidence boosters: exposed
We expose the secret beauty products giving you confidence…
Read more Invisible confidence boosters: exposed
How to feel confident in your clothes
Learn how to be confident in your own skin, with our body confidence tips
Skin care tips: 6 reasons to adapt your routine
Whether you’re heading for your bed or ready to hit the beach, here are six skin care tips to help keep your body beautiful.
How to exfoliate
Unlock the secrets of soft, glowing skin
How to stop sweating
Learn how to stop sweating from ruining your day
Washing and bathing tips
Video tips: Cleansing routines for beautiful skin

Stepping into the shower or sinking into a steamy bath – we all enjoy our relaxing beauty rituals. Now nourish your skin as you cleanse following beauty tips from women who have perfected their daily body care routine, having discovered exactly what makes them look and feel their best. 

From transforming dryness with the power of shea butter to tackling oily skin or simply bringing out your skin’s natural beauty, our videos on cleansing routines and bath products reveal real healthy skin secrets from women in the know. So step out from every bath or shower feeling soft and nourished, as well as clean, by exploring the videos below. Smooth skin is just a wash away...

Read more Washing and bathing tips
Video tips: Caring for your underarms
From how to stop sweating under pressure to calming shaving rash, our underarm care videos – with tips from women in the know – will help keep yours beautiful
How to prevent armpit odour and care for underarms
Check out our page on how to prevent underarm odour
Spray deodorant vs stick deodorant
Click here to see stick and spray deodorant battle it out
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