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We asked, you answered.
We could write hundreds of stories about fading acne scars and still manage to miss solutions that actually work. So this time, we decided to pass the mic to you, Preview girls, to reveal your top picks for erasing those pesky marks. And
She reveals the habits you should change, too.
In an interview during Cosmopolitan Beauty Block 2018, Female Network sat down with beauty expert Dr. Vicki Belo to know what skincare habits need to change once you hit your 30s.Her advice sounds simple, and very familiar to anyone who's been making
It's time for a fresh start.
In an effort to recover from your skincare sins of the past, oil and water (and soap) for once work together in our search for ways to cleanse, restore, and heal our skin. It’s about time we indulge in lathering up, and
No spots in sight!
I was born with extremely oily skin. I have accepted my fate, so I was always very religious in trying every bottle and tub of pore-purging products.Every time I went for a facial, though, the aesthetician would always point out that a
Bare those legs with confidence!
Our knees are naturally prone to darkening, but that doesn't mean they're doomed to stay in the dark forever! Below, we run down some body care tricks for brighter-looking caps:When our skin is exposed to a lot of friction, like rubbing and
Here's everything you need to know.
We’ll be honest—you can’t really shrink your pores. That’s a myth. Pore size is genetic, because you can either have tiny, invisible ones or the exact opposite. So yes, until someone invents a pore-shrinking machine, your pores are going to stay the
Sheet, sleeping, or clay? We've got it all!
On days you're lacking in the glow department, a face mask is your no-frills solution for getting your skin back in shape. So whether you're rushing out the door or staying in for a pampering session, here are the ones you can
How does it really work?
PSA: Glycolic acid is the next ingredient you should look for in skincare products if you want a smooth, glowing complexion. This active ingredient is a type of AHA that exfoliates and renews the skin's surface. As a result, your skin tone
And it's time you should.
It's totally normal to favor your elbows and knees when exfoliating your body. After all, they do endure the most friction that often leads to dryness and darkening. Almost the same thing goes for your arms and legs as well, since to
Time to toss out that product that's been causing your breakouts!
Every time you buy a new skin care product, you inevitably sign yourself up for uncertainty. At the end of the day, it will either work for you or it won't. Frustrating, right? Knowing where to draw the line between a favorite
AHAs and BHAs saved us this year.
Toners can be more powerful than you think. Other than balancing your skin's pH level, some toners contain exfoliating ingredients that'll help you achieve a clear, glowing complexion. These toners are often called acid toners, since they contain either Alpha- or Beta-Hydroxy
The product everyone's been obsessing over, explained.
The term travel-friendly is that one product claim that's almost as engaging as "affordable "and "gentle". It just gives things a flair of convenience and ease, sometimes without even actually being so. But let's be real: all skin care products can be travel-friendly
It will also make your skin care routine so much easier!
The benefit of making exfoliation a regular habit is truly life-changing. When done at least twice a week, our skin gets the chance to properly renew itself, allowing it to reveal a brighter and smoother surface. For others, this step can still
How often should you do it?
For beginners, exfoliating can seem like an extra step. Except, it really isn't. Exfoliation is as necessary in your skin care routine as cleansing! If it's smoother and more even complexion that you're aiming for, scrubbing off that extra layer of dead
Here's what you should do to get rid of "strawberry legs."
It may not be summer anymore, but that certainly won't stop us tropics-dwellers from wearing shorts and miniskirts—call it one of our warm climate's perks, if you will! Still, shaving 100% takes its toll on your legs. If you absolutely abhor those tiny, dark
Even the most delicate of skin types require some exfoliation. In fact, pushing your skin to regenerate and renew itself will make it stronger in the long run! And here's more good news: you don't need to use harsh scrubs and chemicals
Read this before you plan your beach trips!
Whenever we hear the word summer, heading to the beach is pretty much the first thing that comes into mind. But before you book that trip to El Nido or Boracay, here’s a gentle reminder: this is no season for your skin
No harsh scrubs, promise!
Our skin knows how to repair itself, although it can recover from irritation much quicker if you exfoliate regularly. Doing this will help your skin shed dead skin cells more effectively and address issues like scarring much faster. You are also less
Reveal a smoother, more radiant you with these surface-renewing acids.
For our third installment of Beauty Lingo (we did two features on retinol and hyaluronic acid), we shine the spotlight on another anti-aging ingredient, alpha hydroxy acid, more commonly referred to as AHA. Used mainly as an exfoliant, this ingredient helps slough
Everything you need to know about exfoliating is here.
Our skin also needs a reboot for it to be in a healthy state. Exfoliation helps majorly in this process so we've answered the common questions linked to skin polishing.Why do you need to exfoliate? We naturally shed our skin every three weeks,