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Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious

Remember this invented word from the 1964 Disney musical Mary Poppins? Sometimes it’s fun to tango with tongue twisters. Reading mainstream skin care labels provides plenty of practice. Let’s see how you do: Triethanolamine, methylparaben, iodopropynyl butylcarbamate – Oil of Olay Phenylbenzimidazole … Continue reading

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Blackheads Yuck!

Blackheads develop when a pore gets clogged by bacteria, sebum, and dead skin cells. When the plug oxides, it turns black. Blackheads often occur in the T-zone of the face where there’s a greater concentration of sebaceous glands. As desperate … Continue reading

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Using foaming cleansers to get your skin “squeaky clean”?

Many foaming cleansers strip away your natural oils, irritate the skin and damage its protective barrier. With repeated use, the skin starts to look dull, dry and flaky. The best cleansers gently rinse away dirt and refresh the skin. Lavender … Continue reading

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