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Facial Rejuvenation

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Today’s booming beauty industry has seen a number of treatments and procedures available to rejuvenate your appearance, but which one is best for you? Here is the lowdown on just a few…. BOTOX Botox is a natural, purified protein that relaxes wrinkle-causing muscles, creating a smoother appearance. The active ingredient is Botulinum Toxin Type A which is derived from bacteria …

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The Signs of Aging

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Aging of the skin is a result of many different factors that can be broken into two categories: intrinsic and extrinsic. Intrinsic factors Intrinsic or uncontrollable aging is chronological and genetic. Facial wrinkling, expression lines and drier, more sensitive skin may be a result of intrinsic aging. Extrinsic factors The extrinsic or more controllable factors of aging refer to exposure …

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What is Squalane?

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Squalane naturally occurs in our bodies. In fact, it is among the most common lipids produced by human skin cells, making up approximately 10 percent of our sebum. On the surface of the skin, it acts as a barrier to protect the skin from moisture loss and provide a shield against environmental toxins. Age-fighting emollient The body’s squalane levels start declining in …

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Great skin needs a good skincare routine

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4 basic steps to a good skincare routine Knowing your skin type will help you to choose the right products for your skin, however, a quick rule of thumb to a good skincare routine is: Exfoliate regularly, once or twice a week, using a chemical, enzymatic or physical exfoliating scrub – or a combination of these. Exfoliation removes the build …