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    Humectants: What are they?

    Humectant is one of those fancy words us science beauty bloggers like to throw around to prove we know our stuff. But everyone else is probably scratching their heads, wondering what the heck we’re talking about. Better explain myself, eh? Here’s what humectants are and why you should load your skincare routine with them: What […]

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    Spotlight On Coenzyme Q10: Is It An Effective Antioxidant?

    “And the ‘Antioxidant Of The Year Award’ goes to….” *drumroll* “Coenzyme Q10!” Sorry, Vitamin C. You’re awesome and all, but this year, the spotlight’s on Coenzyme Q10. Since getting the Nivea gig, this little known antioxidant is popping up on the skincare aisles everywhere. But, how good is it? Is it an one hit wonder […]

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    Hyaluronic Acid Skincare Benefits: Do You Need It?

    Hyaluronic Acid is my skincare hero. Whenever my skin gets a little dry and flaky, I just have to put out an SOS and it comes to save the day. Within a few short days, my skin is back to its soft, plumpy self. Thanks, Hyaluronic Acid! His super power? A big moisture magnet. When […]

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    Benzoyl Peroxide VS Salicylic Acid: Which One Should You Use?

    Thought acne would disappear once you’d turn 20? Sometimes, it does. Other times, it stays with you long after that. No matter what you do, it stubbornly refuses to leave your face alone. Oh, why can’t you just go away, acne? If it doesn’t get the message alone, you need a bouncer to show it […]