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    6 Simple, But Often Ignored, Skin Cleansing Tips

    Ready for the best cleansing tips? I know what you’re about to say. “Cleansing is the easiest thing in the world. You can’t do it wrong. Tell me something I don’t know instead, Gio.” Well, I’ll tell you this: You can do cleansing wrong. I did it wrong for years. And, you’re probably doing it […]


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    7 Winter Skincare Tips For Soft And Glowing Skin

    What are the best winter skincare tips? I’m asking because winter is coming. Faster than in most places here in London. And my skin is in panic mode. The endless cycle of sweeping harsh winds and indoor heating that suck all the moisture out of it. Freezing temperatures that make it flake. And don’t get […]


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    Does Snake Venom Smooth Out Wrinkles?

    Did you know there’s snake venom in your skincare products?! Yes, snake venom. Rumour has it, it’s nature’s alternative to Botox. Or that’s what the manufacturer claims. In my mind, if I could talk to them, that’s what I imagine the dialogue to go like: “How did you get the inspiration for Syn-ake, your new […]


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    Vampire Facelift: Does It Work?

    Have you heard of the Vampire Facelift facial? Kim K made it famous when she posted a selfie with her blood covering her face. Looks more like a Halloween costume than a beauty treatment, if you ask me. And one I’m not sure I’ll ever get on board with. Call me a wimp, but the […]


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    AHAs VS BHA: Which One Is Right For You?

    The secret to radiant, younger-looking skin? Exfoliation. If you’re serious about getting your best skin ever, this is a step you can’t miss in your routine. But how to do it right? For a long time, I thought exfoliating skin was easy. Pick a scrub. Use it. Done. Problem was, that often left my skin […]


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    What Are The Best Ingredients For Oily Skin?

    What are the best ingredients for oily skin? When people come to me, they usually say: “I’ve tried everything to keep my oily skin under control, but nothing works. Help!” Can you relate to that? Sometimes, dealing with oily skin seems like a hopeless battle. No matter what you try, your face keeps shining brighter […]