It’s official: oil is playing an very important role in the beauty industry. And among all these beauty oils, coconut oil is no doubt the natural wonder. It helps the skin to keep moisturized by preventing the water loss, and it can also strengths your hair. Thus, it’s common to see coconut oil has been put in all kinds of products, from hair treatments, face moisturizers, shaving creams, body lotions. Also, people starting using coconut oil to cook for a beauty diet.
So here comes a question, is there some other oils out there can do the same magic as coconut oil? Some nominees are waiting for taking over coconut’s throne in beauty oil scene.
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Sensitive skin is the most complicated and annoyed one of all skin types, because it usually comes to the genetic side, thus, it is difficult to avoid it. However, it was not common to talk about sensitive skin back to 30 years ago. In the 1980s, only 30% of people thought they had sensitive skin, while today, a whopping 70% of people think they do. The reason of this hot debate about sensitive skin for the last decade is due to more and more people are having a “sensitized” skin caused by the wrong use of aggressive products like retinols, alpha hydroxyl acids.
Sensitive skin is a description, not a diagnosis, so there isn’t a real test for it. Sensitivity is not an isolated condition, but as a symptom usually caused by an underlying condition like eczema, rosacea, and irritated skin from things like allergies or medications.
But the good news is, believe it or not, only a small portion of the population actually has sensitive skin. Read on to find out what is sensitive skin type and what cause it.
Although it is nearly impossible to remove acne scars immediately, you can heal and fade them gradually, and eventually gain the even skin back to your life. There are different treatments for fading acne scars, such as laser, needling and resurfacing. However, both of these treatments are not so easy to access before conducting a meeting with a professional dermatologist, and they are more for serious and deep scars. Luckily, you can have these skin care products with you to fight with acne scars at home easily.
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During teen hood, both sexes equally has a chance to suffer acne problem. Boys are more likely to have more severe acne, and unfortunately, many men find the acne they had during their teen years never really goes away, and continues right into adulthood. In other words, the male acne is longer lasting than female one.
The good news is you can understand male acne more in detail here. Follow the post to reveal the secrets of male acne.
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Do you always break out in the same places? According to dermatologists, where you have facial acne can indicate the causing of this skin problem.
Your skin often reflects your internal health, so by analyzing where you get pimples and mapping where acne pops up on your face, you can understand what’s causing your acne and prevent this litter hater from the beginning!
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Most people with facial acne have some amount of body acne as well, and the acne on the back even has a special name, bacne. Body acne develops in a similar way to facial acne, but likely thicker than that on the face and often has larger pores. In addition, same as facial acne, mapping where you have acne on your body can also tell you why you are breaking out, whether the pimples are on your chest, arms, legs or even your butt!
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According to the American Association of Dermatology, 85% of teenagers are likely to suffer teen acne at some point. It just sounds so unfair! When teenagers start to care about their appearance, this skin problem will just break down their self-esteem and confidence. For young people especially, the benefits of clear skin are undeniable. Unfortunately, acne is one of the trickiest skin problem to treat.
Instead of visit a dermatologist for treating teen acne, many teens just tried those so-called home remedies. Unfortunately, this method will never work on removing teen acne, but leaving more problems or creating acne scars. The only useful and real weapon for fighting teen acne is to understand what cause it. Thus, follow the article to find out all knowledge about teen acne.
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During all our working years, we have been asked so many questions regarding peoples’ skin problems. Usually people came to us and started to share skin care myths with us. According to them, most of the skin care myths just sounded so trustworthy, even though they almost always began the story with “I heard it from…”
Thus, we decided to explain why people believe in these skin care myths firmly, and help you to figure out they can be trusted or not. Follow the post to understand the skin care myths. Continue reading We Want to Explain You These Skin Care Myths
People always think it is easy to find out what skin type they have, it’s either dry, oily, combination, or sensitive, right? Oh, and of course, normal skin. Unfortunately, things are more complicated. Your skin is the same like your fingerprint, it is different with everyone and anyone. What is more, the skin often takes on multiple personalities, thus, most people incorrectly assume they have combination skin. This can result in unsuccessfully fighting the same skin problem for a lifetime. Luckily, here you can find out some easy ways to find out your skin type.
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First, just to make sure that everyone knows, a normal pore looks like this.
As mentioned in the previous post, when excess oil is producing, things usually go wrong on your skin. It is because when oil is being produced at a normal rate, it keeps your skin protected, smooth, and hydrated. On the contrary, the excess oil could clog the pore. To make matters worse, dead skin cells on the surface cause even more blockage. From there, depending on what else happens inside the pore, you can have different acne type, a blackhead, whitehead, pimple, cyst, papule, or pustule.
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