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  1. From what I understand, it's the additional hormones in milk that can aggravate the skin. Dairy production in the united states, and I believe Canada as well though I can't say for certain, involves giving the cows Bovine Growth Hormone that causes them to produce far more milk then they normally would. Also Lamb and Beef are both leaner red meats containing a good aount of zinc, which tends to be lower in those with acne-prone skin.
  2. As someone with combination, sensitive skin, I stay away from BP just because it makes my face SOOOOO itchy and dry, even with moisturizer. And I beleive that it is possible to be so dryin it can result in breakouts. My very close friend was prescribed a BP cream by a derm she went to for a few break outs, and it ended with her skin mass breaking out, and then deep icebox scarring, despite her not touching it. I do think it works if you're lucky enough to have skin that can handle it, bu
  3. It's important to exfoliate your lips in the winter, otherwise the lip balm really won't help. I use a home remedy of 1/2 tsp olive oil, 1/2 tsp brown sugar, 1/2 teaspoon honey. Let it sit on your lips for a bit then gently rub your lips with your finger. Apply your lip balm immediately after gently wiping the lip exfollient off. I'm about 5, maybe almost 6 years, off a round of accutane, and the only side effect I ever had was the really dry lips. As far as what lip balm's i'd reccomend: bl
  4. I've recently been educating myself on the ingreadients in foundation and concealer, determining what would be ideal. Currently I use Make Up for Ever's HD foundation, which I like, but I'm not sure it's my holy grail. My biggest problem is the summer, when I work at a summer camp. It would be nice if I could find a good BB cream, or tinted moisturizer, but what I need is a water proof foundation or concealer, the concealer is higher priority to find a water proof version. I've looked at the
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