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Acne Essentials at A New Beginning

AVEDA Acne Essentials    What causes acne? Although acne isn’t proven to be caused by just one thing, a major factor that does result in breakouts is excessive sebum (a substance naturally created by skin to protect it) clogging the pores, resulting in whiteheads and blackheads. Some people suffer from cystic acne, which can be… Read more »

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Concentrate on Your Skin

Concentrate on Your Skin What serums are you currently using? And do you really know what’s in them, and if they really do what the say they do?  AVEDA has formulated three distinct serums- called concentrates. These concentrates each offer specific benefits for different skin needs. They’re called concentrates because that’s exactly what they are-… Read more »

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The Cleansing Ritual

 Skincare Saturday   What am I cleansing my skin with, and what cleanser is right for my skin? The ritual of skin cleansing dates back to the ancient Egyptians more than 6,000 years ago. The Egyptians made paste out of clay and olive oil to clean their skin. Later, the Greeks mixed berries with milk… Read more »

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Skincare Saturday

Self-Care and Your Skin The Radiant Awakening Ritual self-care /ˌselfˈker/ noun 1. the practice of taking action to preserve or improve one’s own health. 2. the practice of taking an active role in protecting one’s own well-being and happiness, in particular during periods of stress. Taking care of our skin goes deeper than cleansing and… Read more »

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