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How To Layer Skincare

How To Layer Skincare

As far as beauty routines go, one little thing can make a HUGE difference. Sometimes, our skin care regimen may not be giving us the desired results, not because of the skincare products we use but how we use them. This is where proper product layering comes into play.

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Summer Skin Care + Product Recommendations

Summer Skin Care + Product Recommendations

The summer fun has just begun! And guess what that means? Yep, time to make some adjustments to our skin care routineThe great things about summer - the heat, the sun, the refuge of airconditioned places - are also hard on skin and causes it to change. These new conditions mean the skin care routine that got us through the harsh cold weather may not serve us at this time. Our skin changes with the seasons, so how we take care of it should too.

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6 Reasons Why Men Need To Upgrade Their Skin Care Regimen

6 Reasons Why Men Need To Upgrade Their Skin Care Regimen

Suggesting a multi-step skin care regime might come off as overkill. But men are not immune to the skin conditions, damage and aging that feed the need for the multitude of tailored skin care products marketed to women. Why wouldn’t they too benefit in the same way from a solid grooming and skin care regimen?

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Why Exfoliation Should Be In Your Skin Care Routine

Why Exfoliation Should Be In Your Skin Care Routine

Regular exfoliation in your skin care routine is a step you don’t want to pass up. If your skin is dry, dull, rough, uneven or greasy, it indicates that your skin is not getting the optimal care it needs.

Your skin naturally sheds dead cells on a 30-day cycle, slowing down as we age, but it doesn't always do the job right. Dead cells are left behind in dry, rough or flaky patches that will clog your pores contributing to the likelihood of other unpleasant skin conditions. No thanks!

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The Benefits Of Dry Brushing

The Benefits Of Dry Brushing

Why should I engage in dry brushing? What are the benefits? Are there any risks? How is it done? 

If you have this series of questions, this list is here to have them answered.

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