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The Worst Sunscreens to Put on Your Skin

The Worst Sunscreens to Put on Your Skin

What is lurking in our Sunscreen? Are they Protecting Us or Killing Us? With summer right around the corner we decided to re-post a previous seasons sunscreen report.  We are eagerly awaiting this years reports and will be posting the current results as soon as we receive them.   There has been a growing undercurrent of concern about cosmetic ingredients that are deemed safe yet they are far from it. We are a society that now understands the need to protect ourselves from the damaging rays of the sun.  I am amazed at the variety of choices we now have...

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The Quick Guide on Applying Skin Care Products - What Goes First - Serum or Cream?

The Quick Guide on Applying Skin Care Products - What Goes First - Serum or Cream?

1.Serums (OIL AND WAX FREE )are always applied as a first step onto clean, dry and lightly exfoliated skin. If your serum contains oils, waxes or other fillers it will not work regardless of when you apply it as those ingredients offer no benefit and will actually compromise any active it may contain 2.Creams both oil free and essential oil based (if used) should be applied at step 2 after the serum is fully absorbed. ( A quality serum should not take longer than approximately 30-60 seconds) 3.Sunscreen it a barrier designed to protect from harmful cancer causing rays. If...

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