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Skin Care Tips — Oily Skin

Ingrown Hair-Cause and Prevention

Acne Oily Skin Skin Care Tips

Ingrown Hair-Cause and Prevention

What is an ingrown hair? An ingrown hair is a hair that has grown back into the skin after it has been shaved or tweezed.  The hair is confined, growing sideways within the hair follicle, creating a tiny red bump or mild inflammation in the area where the hair was removed.  Sometimes it has the appearance of a pus filled acne bump, with a head.  Some have a visible hair trapped inside them. Ingrown hairs are a common problem shared in the African and African-American population.  Also, people with very curly or course hair are more likely to get an...

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Skin Seasonal Changes

Oily Skin Sensitive Skin Skin Care Tips

Skin Seasonal Changes

Have you notice when the leaves start falling, your skin starts doing things that makes you an unhappy camper? Here's Why. Studies have proven there is a meaningful change in skin oil production, skin barrier function as well as the moisture content.  If you’re using the same skin care products for both winter and summer, you may be causing your skin care problems.     Do you have Acne? Sebum production in people with acne was lower in the winter and higher in the fall.    A minor adjustment could be made in the winter, such as changing your cleanser.   The...

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Why You Should Not (Over) Exfoliate

Dark Spots Dry Skin Exfoliating Hyperpigmentation Oily Skin

Why You Should Not (Over) Exfoliate

Skin can be exfoliated manually or chemically Yes, we all know it's important to exfoliate your skin. But, did you know you can over exfoliate?  Why is this fact also important?  For the health of your skin, you should know when, how to exfoliate your skin and what skin care product you should use. How Often Should You Exfoliate Your Skin At Home? - What Exfoliating Method Should You Use? Your skin type and condition should determine what exfoliating method you should use and how often. Exfoliating using the correct method, results in a more even tone skin, a reduction of lines and a more youthful look....

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Skin Types & Conditions

Dry Skin Oily Skin Rhonda Allison Sensitive Skin Skin Care Tips

Skin Types & Conditions

____    ____    ____    ____    ____    ____ Dry skin vs Dehydrated Skin! Sensitive Skin Is A Skin Condition Eczema  ____    ____    ____    ____    ____    ____ Do You Know Your Skin Type? Normal Skin type presents a smooth texture and a rosy, clear surface, with fine pores. There are no visible blemishes, greasy patches or flaky areas. Sebum production, moisture content, cell renewal activity is healthy.  Normal skin is frequently observed in a young person. Oily Skin type is characterized by an increased amount of lipids (fats) on the skin surface due to overactive sebaceous glands which...

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Pumpkin For Healthy Aging

Anti-aging Oily Skin Rhonda Allison Sun Damage

Pumpkin For Healthy Aging

 DIY Home Pumpkin Facial Pumpkins are loaded with vitamins and minerals that can work wonders on your skin. Besides exfoliating the skin, pumpkin can help your skin become smooth and blemish-free. In the form of an enzyme, all the naturally occurring minerals and vitamins stay intact. Products Needed: Pumpkin Cleanser Pumpkin Rinse Pumpkin Parfait Enzyme Milk Mask Your Moisturizer Cleanse skin with Pumpkin Cleanser, apply Pumpkin Rinse to skin.  Mixing half and half, Pumpkin Parfait Enzyme and Milk Mask together Apply mixture apply to face. Leave on face for about 10 minutes.  Remove by rinsing skin thoroughly. (Optional Step) Apply...

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