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    Salicylic Acid: The Only Exfoliant Oily Skin Needs

    I wish I had known about salicylic acid when I were a teen. Back then, I spent hours irritating scrubbing my face and drying out pimples with toothpaste (I read in a mag it worked 🙄 ) and then wondered why my skin looked like a mess. Salicylic acid is the skincare hero every woman […]

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

    Benzoyl Peroxide VS Salicylic Acid: which one is better for acne? If you’ve ever experienced acne, you’re no stranger to these actives. For decades now, they’ve been the two top treatments dermatologists recommend over and over again for acne. There’s a reason for that: they work. In slightly different ways. Yep, multiple factors contribute to […]

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    Is Philosophy Renewed Hope In A Jar Better Than The Original?

    Hope sells more creams that science. No one knows this better than Philosophy. Its iconic Hope In A Jar range targets the optimist in us, but there’s little in it that can do skin much good. It just leaves you (and your skin) hoping for more. But could Philosophy Renewed Hope In A Jar – […]

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    Why Philosophy Hope In A Jar Leaves You Hoping For More

    Sorry, Philosophy. If you want me to part with my hard-earned money, you’ll have to do better that sell me a jar of hope. What are you, a quack? I want results, not hopes. And Philosophy Hope in A Jar moisturiser doesn’t give me much of either. Here’s why I’m not a fan: What’s In […]