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#1 obito77

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 02:29 PM

Hello,

 

I have combination skin (I think), mild oily forehead with some spots on cheeks which come and go. I was thinking of using a face mask, do you have any reccomendations for Sensitive Skin? I heard "white bentonite clay" is beneficial for this skin group.

 

Is a face mask a good idea for a guy?

 

Thanks :)

 

- Obito



#2 LewisS

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 04:13 PM

Egg whites, trust me!

 

Apply whisked egg whites all over your face and then stick tissue paper to it. Put more egg whites on until the tissue is saturated and then let it get hard. Once it hardens, peel it off! :) 



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Posted 25 May 2013 - 04:25 PM

Thanks for the advice, is there something less "home made"? :) Like a product I can buy an apply

 

Thanks!



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Posted 25 July 2013 - 04:33 PM

Green Clay Powder + Water + lavendar oil

 

All of these ingredients can be found on eBay very cheap (and water can be found in the tap haha).

It is very gentle as long as you only use a couple of drops of lavender and I've found this mask to reduce redness and inflammation by about 50% for the next 24 hours after using it. It also helps with oil control.


Morning Routine:

- Avene Soapless Gel Cleanser

- Boots Time Delay AHA Toner

- Boots Botanics Rosewater Toning Spritz

- Hyaluronic Acid Serum (homemade)

- Hazelnut oil with rosemary + clary sage (on acne prone areas)

- Alpha Hydrox Enhanced Cream (10% Glycolic Acid)

- SK:N Sunscreen SPF 30

- W7 Camera Ready Primer

 

Evening Routine:

- Lush Ultrabland + Washcloth 

- Soap & Glory ULTIMELT Hot Cloth Cleanser + Washcloth

- Boots Time Delay AHA Toner

- Differin 0.1% cream 

- Hazelnut oil with rosemary + clary sage (stops oil production)

- Vitamin C Serum (also homemade) OR

- Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair serum

 

Once/Twice a week:

- Green Clay Mask (+ salicylic acid)

- Exfoliate with No7 skin cleansing brush


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Posted 01 August 2013 - 03:00 PM

Face masks are great for everyone! Depending on your price range, here are a few store bought good face masks: (all purchased at Ulta)

  Queen Helene Mint Julep Mask- $4 (really deep cleans, feels refreshing and dries up acne)

  Formula 10.0.6 Deep Down Detox Mud Mask- $6 (dries up acne, and oily skin)

  Murad Clarifying Mask- $37 (soothes skin, clears up acne, great for sensitive skin)






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