Tag: acne

Sleeping In Your Makeup = Ruined Skin

Gasp! You did what last night? Okay I promise not to tell anybody. But did you know sleeping in your makeup can cause breakouts? I was one of those people until I found out how bad for your skin it really is. Picture this, if you went ahead and applied makeup at 7am and then

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DMP Definitions – Beta Hydroxy Acids

“Welcome back, welcome, welcome back!” To another post on DMP Definitions where I explain common skincare terminology in layman terms. Last week the series looked at Alpha Hydroxy Acids and now onto the next letter of the Greek alphabet. The series continues today with you guessed it, BHA’s or Beta Hydroxy Acids. What are their

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How You Could Be Causing Unintentional Breakouts

What do these things have in common; diet, age, hormones, genetics, alcohol consumption and air pollution? These are just some of the more well known triggers of acne breakouts. But did you know that something like your everyday toothpaste could be breaking you out? Who would have thought as you silently scrub your pearly whites

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Purging V Breaking Out

I feel like a kid in a candy shop. I honestly love looking at the fully stacked shelves of products and stand skimming the ingredients list in the aisles for a solid 10 minutes of potential new products. A few blog posts ago I mentioned I was running low on some of my holy grail

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