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    There are so many products and everyone is...

    There are so many products and everyone is different. There are so many factors involved. Understanding the ingredients used, as well as what each of those ingredients is supposed to do can help to...
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    Changing the skin cream you use from time to time...

    Changing the skin cream you use from time to time (and I also change according to the season because of the different challenges) is a good thing to do. Especially when you consider how dry the...
  3. Thread: Dust allergy

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    I'm sure that pets have a huge impact on this,...

    I'm sure that pets have a huge impact on this, but hard to consider changing that. I think a daily antihistamine is a good approach. Also if you can afford it - get professional cleaners to come in...
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    "Organic" by itself does not indicate that it is...

    "Organic" by itself does not indicate that it is good for your skin. There can be non-organic products that are wonderful and Organic ones that are horrible. Try the products out that seem to suit...
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    Agree with above - check with MD first. I found...

    Agree with above - check with MD first. I found that just taking raw cold cucumber and rubbing it on the affected areas was a great relief. I guess it will depend on the severity and type of your...
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    I agree not to jump on unproven things - but...

    I agree not to jump on unproven things - but sometimes the proof may be anecdotal. I do like Sheseido products in general and have also had good experience with ********. I just want the simplest...
  7. Thread: Skin Care Tips

    by MrsJ
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    Does the vaseline make your skin oily? I don't...

    Does the vaseline make your skin oily? I don't want to add more oily stuff if I can help it. Any other ideas instead of Vaseline?
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    I wonder why the FDA is giving them so long? If...

    I wonder why the FDA is giving them so long? If you want formaldehyde, try checking out the Mr Clean magic erasers.
  9. Thread: puffy eyes

    by MrsJ
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    I used to have this until I stopped using a...

    I used to have this until I stopped using a feather pillow. It must have been allergies. If your eyes do get very itchy, try putting a slice of cold cucumber on them instead of rubbing and itching.
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    How does this impact hair that had been coloured?...

    How does this impact hair that had been coloured? Vinegar being an acid seems to me like it might impact the colour.
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    Now if someone could get Prince Charles to read...

    Now if someone could get Prince Charles to read this :)
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    I like this idea. Apples and Honey are pretty...

    I like this idea. Apples and Honey are pretty easy to come by - so I think I'll try this. Hopefully I don;t end up in too much of a sticky situation!
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    Two of my best tips are Do wear sunglasses,...

    Two of my best tips are

    Do wear sunglasses, they stop you squinting. A good guide for how to choose is described here
    Try to be conscious of your expresssion. People often tense up without...
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    It is time that "medicine" stopped being...

    It is time that "medicine" stopped being exclusionary. I have had a few recurring problems that regular anti-biotics did not seem to touch, and an Ayuervedic compound was very successful with. I...
  15. Thread: Anti Aging Diet

    by MrsJ
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    I fully agree with this. I was amzed when I paid...

    I fully agree with this. I was amzed when I paid attention to the amount of water I drank what a difference it made. During the day I also love to snack on almonds and walnuts. They allow you to...
  16. Thread: Skin Care Gadgets

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    While there may be some gadgets that work and...

    While there may be some gadgets that work and produce some results, I'd be wary of anything claiming to be the be-all-end-all solution. Skin care really needs an overall approach of mental, physical,...
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    The funny thing about skin is that people have...

    The funny thing about skin is that people have differnet reactions to different foods. We've all heard about people breaking-out from eating chocolate., I have a friend that swears that Orange juice...
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    I almost forgot - this is great list. I wrote a...

    I almost forgot - this is great list. I wrote a similar StreetArticles entry a while back to outline some areas that people often overlook when it comes to skin care. It was titled "What are you...
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    So many good suggestions. I find that exercise is...

    So many good suggestions. I find that exercise is one of the hard ones, but one htat really pays off. Plus it makes you feel good.
  20. Thread: Primer

    by MrsJ
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    I had not heard of this and was confused by the...

    I had not heard of this and was confused by the differnce between foundation and primer. I'll have to check it out.
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    OMG that sounds so gross! I cannot imagine using...

    OMG that sounds so gross! I cannot imagine using this - let alone put it in my mouth! Being vegetarian is one thing - but consuming placenta is another. Look up Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease or CJD on...
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    Your ideas about Scrubs make sense

    I guess similar things come from saunas and steam rooms. Get the old dead stuff off, open up pores, and then anything else you use at least has a chance to work.
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    I agree with Y34963 - petroleum Jelly is just...

    I agree with Y34963 - petroleum Jelly is just that "Petroleum". Look at the petroleum industry, the chemists, the environmental damage, the dying birds, and think "Is this stuff good for my skin????"...
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    Sensitive at different times of year...

    I find this time of year (fall) to be problematic. In the 6 weeks leading up to the 1st frost, I am really itchy. Dr. does not see any strong signs of allergy, but when I'm itchy I scratch and that...
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    Thanks - Never tried a sugar scrub.

    Thanks Y34963 - I'll have to try a sugar scrub. I'll see if it can get me out of a sticky situation! At the worst it will make me a sweeter person. :)
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