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The Truth About Animal Testing/Happily Cruelty-Free

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The Truth About Animal Testing/Happily Cruelty-Free

A company’s “cruelty-free” status has become a massive determining factor in how well its products sell - and rightfully so. Animal testing is a not only unnecessary, it’s unethical. Animals endure horrendous atrocities in the name of “beauty,” when, in reality, there are countless other ways to safely and honorably test products.

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Natural Skincare Hacks

Natural Skincare Hacks

Sometimes we underestimate the power of Mother Nature’s resources. We forget that the same ingredients that make our expensive skincare products so wonderful are often sourced from common plants. Additionally, these ingredients are typically inexpensive and accessible at any local grocery store. Of course, household fruits aren’t a substitute for your retinol, but they can definitely help if you’re on a tight budget or don’t have time to stop by a fancy department store for other products. 

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5 Ways Exercise Can Improve Your Skin

5 Ways Exercise Can Improve Your Skin

Exercise seems to be the universal medicine. Want more energy? Exercise. Want to lower your stress levels? Exercise. Want Michelle Obama arms? You know how this goes. Every doctor will tell you that working out alleviates most of your physical maladies, but fewer people voice the incredible effects that it has on your largest organ - skin. 

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What is Cross-Contamination in Skincare?

What is Cross-Contamination in Skincare?

And why should we care?

Cross-contamination has become a recent buzzword in the skincare community, but what does it actually mean? (Fair warning, the answer may inspire you to reevaluate your skincare routine.)

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How to Get Perfect Summer Skin

How to Get Perfect Summer Skin

The dog days of summer are upon us, and with them come outdoor barbecues, late nights under the stars, and lazy beach excursions. These carefree activities may make the fondest memories, but they all come with a price: dull, dry, and sensitive skin...

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