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Natural Remedies for Rosacea

Rosy cheeks may epitomize health and wellness, but for the roughly 14 million Americans who suffer from rosacea, they signal another skirmish in an ongoing skincare battle. According to the National R…

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Could Dry Skin Be a Symptom of Something Serious?

Q: My skin has been very dry and flakey lately. Is this indicative of anything going wrong internally? A: It's always hard to make a dermatological assessment without actually seeing the skin. …

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DIY for Oily/Acne-Prone Skin

The most green thing you can do for your beauty regime is to make your own face and body oil. It is so incredibly easy and fun to do, and will save money, energy, and trees (no packaging!). When …

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Lighten Age Spots Naturally

Hi Annie, I came across your column and am happy to say that over a period of time I have successfully implemented your remedies at home with minimal cost and good results. I have a question for you. …

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Simple Fruit and Vegetable Facial Cleanser

Do you know of any recipes for homemade facial cleansers? The legendary beauty Cleopatra's famed milk baths made her skin soft and supple because milk contains alpha-hydroxy acids (AHAs). AHAs s…

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Fresh New Skin in 28 Days

Our skin renews itself every 28 days, sloughing off old dead skin cells and replacing them with fresh new ones—but only if we practice good skin care. This great skin care routine locks in moisture,…

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Fall Cleanup for Skin

By the Care2 Staff. Did you know that the onset of cooler weather calls for a shift in your beauty routine? Yep, the cleansers needed for summer heat-induced oiliness are too harsh for the drier ai…

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One-Ingredient Skin Glow

If you want fresh, smooth skin but you’re (rightfully) nervous about chemicals in your beauty products, take heart! This unbelievably inexpensive one-ingredient formula will help your complexion to gl…

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For Sandal-Friendly Feet

If crocuses are blooming, can sandal season be far behind? We can’t wait to let our feet go free--but first we’ll use this fun fix to slough off winter-dead skin and make them smooth and pretty. No ex…

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Make Citrus Mint Toner

A splash of this easy-to-make formula will perk up a tired or oily complexion and bring some sparkle to your skin. It uses ingredients that are both refreshing and abundant at this time of year; toget…

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