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What is hyperpigmentation? (Part 1: The Causes)

If you asked many women of color (myself included) about their greatest skincare concerns, majority of the time it would be hyperpigmentation, aka the nemesis of flawless skin--well one of them. Personally, I wouldn't mind passing on the dark spots that linger every time I experience an unpleasant breakout. Because this is a hot topic, I decided to make it a two-part post.
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TO TONE OR NOT TO TONE? THAT IS THE QUESTION

Using a toner is a skincare step that has been debatable for some time, which may have been attributed to the old school alcohol-based toners that were too astringent or extremely drying!! No Bueno, if you're aiming for a glow-up. As a result, toners have had a bad rep and are often neglected in skincare routines...until now!! The options available are endless!! Keep reading if you're still on the fence about the benefits of toners.
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SkincareYour Skin Cares Series

Finding the Best Cleansers for Oily or Acne-Prone Skin: 3 Things to Consider

If you’re wondering why your skin has been off balance lately, and more breakouts are appearing, you may want to look into what you’re using to wash your face. It might come as a surprise, the cleansing step of their skincare routine may be wrecking more havoc than good especially if you have oily skin or prone to breakouts.
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