The Spa Dr. Blog

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5 Mature Skin Myths Busted

5 Mature Skin Myths Busted

We live in a society saturated with advertisements promising a quick fix for ageless skin. Unfortunately, many of these ads feed on insecurities and aren’t realistic about the truth: aging is a natural process, and women are beautiful at all ages.

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5 sensitive skin myths busted

5 Sensitive Skin Myths Busted

If you have sensitive skin that’s easily irritated and inflamed or you struggle with red, swollen skin, you have probably tried to cover it up with makeup, suppress eruptions with topicals, or have skipped essential steps in your skin care routine in an attempt to keep it clear.

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4 Dry Skin Myths Busted

Have you ever felt your skin looks chalky, flaky or extra dull? If so, those are signs your skin is dry. For many people, dry skin isn’t something that only happens when they travel to a dry climate or during the colder winter months. When your skin doesn’t retain sufficient moisture, it becomes dry and uncomfortable. In some cases, dry skin is so severe that you might feel embarrassed to be seen or feel uncomfortable in clothing. 

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5 Oily Skin Myths Busted

If you have oily skin, you know how challenging and frustrating it can be to deal with. You may feel embarrassed, especially with acne breakouts, blackheads, whiteheads, and enlarged pores. If you have oily skin, you may also have sebaceous hyperplasia (yellowish, soft, small papules on the face, usually on the nose, cheeks, and forehead). You may find yourself wondering if your oily skin will ever go away or improve. And if you do, you’re going to love these myth busters.

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