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The Scientific Reason Why Wearing Certain Clothes Can Make You More Artistic

Forget what other people think of your clothing choices. What's important is that your own brain reacts to what you wear. What you decide to pick out of your closet in the morning can affect the way you think, act, and perform. Remember that one tomorrow morning while you're picking through your wardrobe.

The Scientific Reason Why Wearing Certain Clothes Can Make You More Artistic
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Usually the greatest fear after a wild night of partying isn't what you said that you might regret, but how you'll look in your friends' tagged photos. Although you left the house looking like a 10, those awkward group selfies make you feel more like a 5, prompting you to wonder, "Why do I look different in pictures?"

It's a weird phenomenon that, thanks to selfies, is making people question their own mirrors. Are pictures the "real" you or is it your reflection? Have mirrors been lying to us this whole time??

The answer to that is a bit tricky. The good news is that there's a big chance that Quasimodo-looking creature that stares back at you in your selfies isn't an accurate depiction of the real you. But your mirror isn't completely truthful either.

Below, a scientific breakdown that might explain those embarrassing tagged photos of you:

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