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Ingredient of the Week: Lemon

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Rich in alpha hydroxy acids, vitamin c and citric acid, products containing lemon will help balance and brighten skin tone when used over time. Since this fruit contains natural AHAs, it helps to exfoliate the skin by removing dead skin cells, giving it anti-aging benefits as well. You may read more about exfoliation in our blog post HEREContinue reading “Ingredient of the Week: Lemon”

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How to Care for Oily Skin

Blotting-Paper.jpgIf you have oily skin, you may feel like you are constantly in need of powdering your face or blotting off excess oil throughout the day. Those with oily skin are usually prone to having enlarged pores, blackheads and breakouts. Also, you may feel like you need to wash your face a lot throughout the day to keep oil at bay. Although it feels like a struggle to keep your skin shine free at times, there are several skin care tips out there that work with the nature of your skin type, not against it.

What actually causes your skin to produce excess oil? Ultimately, hormones determine how much oil your body produces so anything that messes with your hormone levels can have an impact on your oil production. There are many factors that could have an affect your hormones such as stress, medications, diet, menstrual cycle and pregnancy just to name a few. Continue reading “How to Care for Oily Skin”