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cosmetic conundrums

What is a nourishing hair shampoo?The word “nourishing” is truly a cosmetic term with no medical meaning; nevertheless, consumers ascribe a positive meaning to this term.
Is it good to oil hair?Hair oil can also be used to relax the curl and frizz in kinky hair and to smooth frizzy straight hair.
Does hair dyeing facilitate hair loss?Hair dyeing does not inhibit hair growth, but it may cause hair loss by damaging the hair that is color treated.
What are facial blotting papers?One of the most widely used techniques for decreasing facial oil is the use of blotting papers, especially popular in East Asian nations
How does sebum interact with airborne pollution?One of the current appearance issues receiving attention in the popular press is the effect of air pollution on the skin.
Does dry shampoo work?Just as facial blotting papers are used to control facial sebum, dry shampoos are used to control scalp sebum.
What does it mean when skin is “well-hydrated?”
What does it mean when skin is “well-hydrated?”Skin hydration is an interesting term that has great consumer and scientific meaning.
What is an ultra-hydrating and therapeutic moisturizer?The terms ultra-hydrating and therapeutic, as they pertain to moisturizer formulation, are pure marketing gibberish, however they have tremendous consumer appeal.
What are sensates in moisturizers and what is their value?Sensates are substances that induce a certain sensation when applied to the skin.
What are parabens?There has been recent concern about the safety of parabens as they are the most frequently used preservative in skin care products today