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    What does alcohol-free mean?

    I learned the hard way you don’t want alcohol in your skincare. I was 15 years old. Just as beauty obsessed as I am now. But, a lot less savvy. I had just started to put together a skincare routine for my skin and had heard toner was a must (I later learned it’s not). […]

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    5 Myths About Mineral Oil You Should Stop Believing Now

    You know how it goes. A jealous person spreads a juicy rumour. Everyone believes it because it’s so scary, who wants to take the risk if it turns out to be true? Then, the truth comes out. But, it’s too late. It doesn’t matter what the maligned guy says or does to prove his innocence, […]

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    Her Skincare Secrets: An Interview With Eczema Warrior Camille Knowles

    How do you deal with eczema-prone skin? While all your friends are playing around with the newest anti-aging serums, you’re stuck with ugly medicinal creams that don’t always put out the fire in your skin. Camille Knowles knows it first-hand. An eczema warrior herself, she’s tried everything to treat eczema once and for all. She’s […]

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    How Often Should You Exfoliate With AHAs/BHA?

    “How often should you exfoliate with AHAs/BHA? The instructions on my glycolic acid exfoliant say I need to apply it every night. But then why is my skin so dry all of a sudden?” Exfoliating acids are double-edged swords. Use them right and they’ll brighten up your skin, smooth out your wrinkles and unclog your […]