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Homemade acne mask

So I do realize that the title says homemade acne mask, but the truth is this mask is good for all kinds of skin types. I call it an acne mask because my primary purpose in using it is to

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Getting rid of acne

Acne and I have had a love/hate relationship: Acne loves me, I hate Acne. Its taken a long time for me to get rid of acne. You’d think by the time I hit my 30’s that I wouldn’t have to struggle

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Homemade deodorant

This recipe for homemade deodorant is actually a very easy and surprisingly very effective. Both my husband and I use it and as you may or may not know, my husband works for a construction company and let’s face it, men

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Turmeric and honey for overnight pimple relief

First a little bit of background on my acne situation (you can skip to the heading for information on turmeric and honey): You may or may not know that I have had issues with acne ever since we moved to

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Sephora Favorites Best of Basics Makeup Starter Deluxe Sampler

I just recently celebrated my birthday and I got Sephora Favorites Best of Basics Makeup Starter Deluxe Sampler as a gift for myself, especially after I realized that my most of my makeup was about 2 years old or older 

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Got our new shower head water filter

Our new Culligan ISH-100 Level 2 Inline Shower Filter from Amazon arrived today. I know that I could have installed it myself, but I had my husband install it. Afterall, isn’t that one of the perks of getting married? I’m

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Using filtered water on my face – Day 2

I did the same thing this morning as I wrote about in yesterday’s post (Day 1). Just like yesterday, my skin felt smoother and less irritated. I don’t have any new pimples popping up. It is quite annoying using a

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Using filtered water on my face – Day 1

After reading about how the chlorine content of our tap water could be causing my face to break out, I quickly ordered the Culligan ISH-100 Level 2 Inline Shower Filter from Amazon. After reading several suggestions on other websites, I

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Chlorine in water could be the answer

As I mentioned in my previous post, I’ve been struggling with acne since we moved to our new place. I’ve been jokingly saying it must be something in the water. However, after doing some research, it appears that it just

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So annoyed

I recently wrote about how my face has decided to erupt in massive acne. It started when we moved to our new place. Of course, at first I thought it was just the stress of moving. But the acne persisted.

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