Tags archives: skin

 

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To Clarisonic Or Not To Clarisonic

contributed by Style Expert- Julia Blythe In college, my standard skin regimen consisted of cleanser, toner, exfoliator (a few times a week), and moisturizer with spf. Then I turned 20-something and realized that my eyes were being taken over by a web of lines and so eye cream was added to the mix. This generally [...]

 

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Facial Oil vs Facial Cream: What's the Difference?

Thousands of products have been designed to fight “oily” skin. So the second you see a tiny shiny spot on your face, you think “oh no. I have the oily skin condition?!” And you grab those little oil wipes and dab away until your skin is powder dry.
But newsflash: your skin needs a certain amount of oil.

 

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I Scrub Myself when I Can't Get Scrubbed by Someone Else

Winter seems to be our annual excuse to pack on a few pounds then cover them up with a couple of layers! Unfortunately it isn’t just your body that hides; your skin finds shelter under protective layers too. Blistering winds and frigid temperatures coax skin cells to pile up, hiding your fresh faces and smooth [...]

 

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How Do Your Habits Affect Your Face?

Do you ever wonder if your daily habits are actually having an effect on your face? Sure, we know that working out can make our body tone, lean and strong, and our heart healthy. We know that smoking can leave black soot in our lungs that make it hard to breathe, cause bad breath, and shorten our life. We know that drinking too much alcohol can leave you with a throbbing headache, a sick stomach, and all over bloat. And that not drinking enough water can have a similar effect. But what do those daily habits do to our looks? It’s like the movie “Sliding Doors”- if I choose to live my life with these habits, my face will look like this; if I choose to live my life with those habits, my face will look like that.

 

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Balding, Wrinkles & Oral Cancer...Smoking Sure Is Sexy

Most of us know that smoking is bad for us. We’ve all seen the commercials with the woman with a tube in her throat. But research has linked smoking to issues that we once thought had nothing to do with it. And for the smokers out there who have just accepted their risk for lung cancer, you may not be so accepting of your risks once you realize the dozen plus other ways smoking can affect your life, and sooner than you thought. Take a look: