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5 Sneaky Ways Hormones Mess With Your Appearance

Hormones can be tough. We know we need them for our bodies to operate; they†work nonstop to control all aspects of our physical and sexual†health; but these†chemical messengers also shake up our bodie…

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The Top 10 Foods That Trigger Acne

Are you vulnerable to acne? While many people used to believe (doctors included) that food didn't affect acne, that idea is now a medical myth. The reality is that every part of your body is impacted …

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Cannabis — in Your Lotion?

Marijuana may ignite debate when it comes to legalization for medical consumption, but what about topical application? As it turns out, cannabis has tremendous potential in skincare. It is even the ey…

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Sea Buckthorn: Ancient Healer and Modern Superfood

An ancient Tibetan healing secret is finally being discovered in the West.† For thousands of years Tibetans used a fruit that grows wild in the Himalayan Mountains as food and medicine to treat many s…

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5 Most Common Skin Problems

You don't need to cover up head-to-toe if you have acne, eczema or another of these 5 common skin conditions. Learn about treatment and stop hiding behind that turtleneck.…

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Pimple Types

You know a pimple when you see one, but do you know what makes whiteheads white and blackheads black? Check out this video to become an amateur zit expert.…

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Does Skim Milk Cause Acne?

The National Dairy Council denies that milk intake causes acne. In my 3-min. video National Dairy Council on Acne and Milk, I profile what a study of 47,000 women supported by the National Dairy Counc…

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4 Common Skin Problems and Remedies

We all know that beauty is more than skin deep, but the state of our skin can speak to a lot more than beautyóitís a reflection of our health. As the largest organ, our skin requires constant care and…

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5 Surprising Pimple Remedies

By Laurel House, Planet Green You can wear a loose shirt if youíre feeling bloated and apply some self-tanner if youíve spent too much time indoors, but no matter how much makeup you apply, itís …

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Make Your Own Aromatherapy Face Cream

This natural aromatherapy facial cream is easy to make and perfect for dry skin or problem skin (particularly hormonally-linked problem skin).† It makes about 3 medium sized jars. To make the face …

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