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astringent-masquemy balanced guru. This line is made up of “certified organic choices of skin care, hair care, spa, and aromatherapy, formulated based on ancient eastern wisdom and modern scientific research.” I have been using their Astringent Masque. It is designed to bring oily skin back into balance. The key ingredients are Lemon Verbena, Lemongrass, Lemon, kelp and sea buckthorn. It has an oatmeal base to make it soothing and gentle. I follow it with the Tone It Lightly. So find your balance, then let someone throw it off…

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sisleycleansing and refining your skin. I’m talking about Sisley Paris’s Creamy Mask with Tropical Resins. The mask is made for combination to oily skin. It incorporates purifying, clarifying, and astringent properties of Myrrh, Incense and Benzoin to get the job done. It tightens your skin, leaving it matte with less blemishes and blackheads. ¬†You can also use the mask to spot treat overnight. So get with Sisley and tighten up….

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shaving products. Especially if he’s using Evolution Man’s Cleanse & Shave. This dual action time saver is made with high-tech cushioning agents, for a more comfortable shave. It is anti inflammatory, antiseptic, and loaded with antioxidants. Plant derived exfoliators remove dull surface cells to allow for a closer shave. Mushroom extract reduces pore size, and acts as an astringent to expose hairs for a superior shave. There are no bad things like parabens, sulfates, dyes, etc. So Get with Evolution Man, and maybe share with yours…….

Recently I decided to get serious on my pores. It was time to clean house. I live in Miami and have somewhat oily skin to begin with. Between all the products I’m always testing, and the makeup I’m rocking, I felt like my skin was getting a little congested. So I went to CVS and bought a reliable astringent to kick some ass. Neutrogena Clear Pore oil-eliminating astringent is no joke. It makes a definite difference within a few days. It has salicylic acid and, according to their website, benzoyl peroxide in it. Alcohol is the first ingredient so be careful how often you use it. So clear your pores and clutter your social calendar…..