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August 31, 2021

Understanding Your Skin Type & How To Care For It
Knowing your skin type is the first step to caring for it. This knowledge lets you put together the skin care routine that's best for you. So what kind of skin do you have, anyway? A dermatologist can answer that question at your annual checkup. But if you can't wait until then, here are some guidelines that will help you make an informed guess.
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August 31, 2021

5 Ways to Honor Skin Care Awareness Month
The largest organ in our body, surprisingly, is our skin. This big surface does so much for us: it keeps germs out; it cools; it lets us feel sensations. So, how about treating our skin right this month and celebrating National Skin Care Awareness with these five ideas: 

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August 9, 2021

What are Antioxidants & Why They Are Great For Your Skin ✨
Let’s bask in the knowledge that summer is a great time to add an antioxidant serum to our skincare routine to neutralize the free radical mayhem caused by sunlight. The sun causes about 90% of skin damage. And because UV rays are most intense during summer, it’s peak season for free radical injury. 
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August 4, 2021

How to Manage Oily Skin in the Summer
If you've noticed your skin has a little extra shine, then it's likely that you have what's classified as oily skin. While it's true that everybody has oil in their skin (after all, it's what helps keep it hydrated!), too much oil can cause breakouts and too much shine. If this sounds like you, then you'll be happy to know that there are some dermatologist-approved tips for how you can help your oily skin, especially during the warmer weather of summer.
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July 27, 2021

A West Dermatologist Dishes Her Pregnancy Skincare Tips
Pregnancy can wreak havoc on your skin with hormonal acne, dryness, and hyperpigmentation. Plus, pregnancy skincare has its own set of rules—like no retinol and retinoids. We talked to our very own board-certified Dermatologist Dr. Jessica Riley to sort out what is and isn't allowed during pregnancy. She also let us in on how she expertly cared for her own skin before, during, and after pregnancy. 
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July 22, 2021

Teen Acne and How to Deal with Breakouts 🔴
If you’re a teen, then it’s likely that you’ve had acne at some point. Not only can acne be uncomfortable, but it can also be a bit embarrassing. If you’ve been struggling, know that you aren’t alone. In fact, 8 out of 10 teens have acne. Even though your friends likely struggle with acne, too, it’s still probably something you want to get a handle on as you start the new school year.
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