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Body acne

Posted by Fra Fra’s Naturals on

Body acne

Acne is a pesky skin condition that can occur anywhere that you have pores. From bacne (acne on the back) and buttne (acne on your backside) almost every part of your body is susceptible. Acne can be genetic or it can be be the result of internal or external issues. Here are 6 tips to help control and prevent body acne: 1. Use the appropriate body wash for your skin type. Wear natural fibers. Avoid scratchy, itchy or tight fabrics and choose fabrics that are breathable, like cotton. This helps keep skin free from congestion caused by trapped sweat, dead...

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5 Reasons to Use Onion Oil for Skin Care and How To Make Your Own

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5 Reasons to Use Onion Oil for Skin Care and How To Make Your Own

What is Onion Oil? Onion oil is a thick, yellowish oil that can be extracted from red onions. It has been used in cooking for centuries and has made its way into numerous different skin care products. Not only does it have a rich, nutty flavor that can add a distinct flavor to many dishes, but it also possesses a variety of other properties that make it a very special ingredient for your skin.   5 Reasons to use onion oil 1. It reduces wrinkles and tightens skin 2: It is an antioxidant and it prevents sun damage 3: It...

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Four Winter Time Tips to Make You Quit Singing the "Dry-Skin Blues"

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Four Winter Time Tips to Make You Quit Singing the "Dry-Skin Blues"

Do you feel as if smooth skin a hopeless goal for you? Not really. These four strategies can help… Hydrate your entire system with lots of water. During winter there's a tendency not to drink as much due to cool temperatures. You may want to bring your water to room temperature to encourage drinking more. Or enjoy more warm green tea, like the Royal Matcha Green Tea sold elsewhere on this website. Eat a healthy diet of mostly raw foods, foods high in omega-3 fatty acids, which produce a hydrating effect from the inside out. Winter might be a good...

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Everyday Items That Cause Breakouts

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Everyday Items That Cause Breakouts
What causes acne and why does it appear on some people and not others? It is a very complex and difficult question to answer because there are so many factors that go into making an acne outbreak happen. Here we will be discussing some of the most common causes of acne and what steps you can take to prevent them.

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Workout acne is real! Here is how you combat it

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Workout acne is real! Here is how you combat it

Why does working out make you break out?

Wiping your face during a particularly sweaty session can also have an impact on your acne. Towels can harbor germs, which you can introduce to your skin when wiping your face.

The action of rubbing your face can irritate acne too, as the friction can trigger breakouts and damage skin. Friction can also be caused by tight gym clothes, which can spread bacteria to open pores as they rub on your skin. Other gym equipment, like benches and weights, can also harbor acne-causing bacteria.

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