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Which skin products make skin radiant and fresh?

Which skin products make skin radiant and fresh?

Cleopatra bathed : in sour milk, which contains lactic acid, and kept her skin beautiful. so products with lactic acid or salicylic acid tend to remove dead skin from surface and make skin glow ...Read more

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What should I look for in natural skin care products?

What should I look for in natural skin care products?

Botanicals: Botanical or plant based ingredients that occur in nature and are not synthetically produced such as jojoba, safflower oil, rose hip seed oil, shea butter, beeswax, tea tree oil, witch hazel, aloe vera, chamomile, coconut oil, calendula, cocoa, avocado. ...Read more

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Which ingredients in skin care products should I avoid?

Which ingredients in skin care products should I avoid?

Here are a few: I would avoid parabens (preservatives that are widely used and have been found in low levels in breast cancer), xenoestrogens (foreign Estrogens that have estrogenic effects on living organisms) or carcinogens (such as sodium lauryl sulfate that is often found in cleansers and toothpaste). ...Read more

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What is the best skin products that is best to my skin?

Marine fish oil: Please avoid skin products that contain alcohol, which are drying. Ingesting good fat is the best way to go, i.e., good quality marine fish oil. Coconut oil is also good. You can put a few tblspn. Into hot cereal in the A.M. Or cook/back w/it. ...Read more

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What are the best skin care products to preserve young looking skin per price point (expensive, moderate, cheap)?

Physician Prescribed: Without mentioning any brand names as i don't believe this is the forum for that sort of thing. I would strongly recommend a prescription-based product line. I have been using it on my patients for over fifteen years and have not found another line with as good results. It uses tretinoin and hydroquinone as it's main ingredients. Ask your plastic surgeon or derm if they carry it, you will be happy. ...Read more

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How do anti-aging skin products generally work?

How do anti-aging skin products generally work?

Regenerate skin: They peeled of "old" skin, regenerate "new" skin. They stimulate new collagen devlopment at the level of dermis. ...Read more

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Is it bad to use skin products with fragrances?

Is it bad to use skin products with fragrances?

Yes: Although most people will tolerate these products, it is one more environmental allergen which can cause a skin issue.. Repeated exposure will increase your chances of an allergic reaction to just sensitive skin. Fragrances can also act as air none allergen and contribute to nasal allergies in sensitive individuals. It is best to use hypoallergenic products fragrance free. ...Read more

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What type of skin care products help with hard water?

Moisturizers: Hard water has an increased amount calcium and magnesium ions in it. It can lead to dryness in the skin . Really the best skin can products are moisturizers have an oil or emollient that create a barrier to seal in moisture. ...Read more