skin type


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skin type

A classification of a person’s reactivity to a 45–60 minute exposure to solar/UV light after winter or minimal previous sun exposure.

skin type

Sun-reactive skin type Dermatology A classification of a person's reactivity to solar/UV light, based on a 45–60 min exposure after winter or minimal previous sun exposure
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Steaming and using warm water on this skin type will help soften the surface layers and make it more receptive to moisturisers and skin comforters.
Inspired by her passion for skin care and her melanin-challenged skin, Sinead created a self-tanning line that enhances and works with all skin colors and skin types.
A I know my skin type and try to use the right products - Score 2.
Most people find they don't have one particular skin type, which can be confusing when it comes to buying products.
But there is one mask you can use for all skin types and it can be used on the entire body.
By simply pushing a button, one can select the optimal wavelength range for specific skin types.
As the New Year unfolds, make sure you start 2004 as you mean to go on with a customised skin set to suit your skin type.
The new blend has been added to Beta-C Balm, Step 5 of Physician's Choice[R] Pumpkin Peel Beta-C Mask, which is gentle enough for any skin type or condition.
The company offers lotions, cleansers, masks and oils sure to give positive results for any skin type, without the laundry list of synthetic chemicals normally added to many popular equivalents, derma e's papaya and soymilk cleanser ($13.
The therapist can quickly ascertain which skin type you are and use the relevant products all of which will cleanse, tone and moisturise.
The new products were reportedly born out of P&G research that found that improper cleansing is often caused by use of products not suited to skin type.