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Stress and the effects on the skin

Stress and the effects on the skin

by Nicole Mandallaz acne, chapped skin, dry skin, eczema, rashes, ski, stress, stress effects on the skin Leave a comment

Stress and the effects on the skin

Ok, so this post is particularly personal, as managing stress has always been a challenge for me.  I know this is common, as I have also seen the detrimental effects of long term stress in the skin of so many clients. I can definitely relate, as I know stress has been my personal largest aging factor. 

stressed man

Besides UV damage and diet, stress is one of the major causes of aging and inflammation in the skin and the body.  

Skin is the primary sensing organ for external stressors, like heat, cold, pain, and tension, so it makes sense that stress would have such an impact on it.  Let's see further why and what we can do about it, shall we.  Let's all take a deep cleansing breath and read further...

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Is Vaseline Good For Your Skin?

Is Vaseline Good For Your Skin?

by Nicole Mandallaz acne, chapped skin, dry skin, is vaseline good for the skin?, moisturizer, petroleum jelly, summer skin, vaseline, winter skin Leave a comment

Is Vaseline Good For Your Skin?

YES!!!!!!  Yes it is!!!!!  Here's why:

What Is Vaseline?

Vaseline is mostly petroleum jelly, petrolatum and paraffin.  All these ingredients are related and derived from crude oil extraction.  This may sound carcinogenic and scary, but actually petroleum, petrolatum and paraffin are some of the safest and least allergenic skincare ingredients in existence.  Let's go into further detail why:

How does Vaseline work in the skin?  How is it safe?

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