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Is Bakuchiol Really Nature’s Answer to Retinol?

Is Bakuchiol Really Nature’s Answer to Retinol?

Ever since bakuchiol appeared on the beauty scene, it’s been touted as a “natural retinol” and a “plant-derived retinol alternative” that dramatically revitalizes skin. But is bakuchiol really nature’s answer to Retin-A? And does it really serve up the same skin benefits as retinol (firmer skin, more even tone, and fewer fine lines and wrinkles) …

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The COVID-19 Vaccine Can Cause Delayed Skin Reactions—Here’s Everything We Know

Recent news reported by The New York Times says a number of people have reported delayed skin reactions to the COVID-19 vaccine. While both the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines have proven to be effective at slowing the spread of the virus, post-shot skin redness in patients who were vaccinated at Massachusetts General Hospital was only …

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Hit or Miss? NEW Inkey List Succinic Acid Acne Treatment

PR sample The Inkey List Succinic Acid Acne Treatment is a new targeted spot treatment that is designed to clear acne spots fast while being gentle and non-drying. As the name suggests, the star of this acne treatment is Succinic Acid – an anti-inflammatory ingredient that helps reduce the appearance of blemishes and decrease excess …

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New Statistics Show These Are the Biggest Facial Plastic Surgery Trends Right Now

Each year, the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)—the world’s largest association of facial plastic surgeons—conducts a third-party survey with a group of its 2,200 members to determine annual aesthetic trends. Today, the results were released, and there are a few surprises. Surgery Is Up, Nonsurgical Procedures Are Down In a twist no …

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True Botanicals Renew Review

Anti-Aging Magic with True Botanicals Repair Serum & Pure Radiance Oil

There’s often a difference in the results a skincare product promises and what it delivers. But True Botanicals is the very definition of high-performance skincare. It’s pricier than many products on the market because the results speak for themselves. When the pandemic started and everything began to shut down, I felt overwhelmed by the unknowns …

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