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Product Reviews

  • Are expensive department store products better than inexpensive ones found at the drugstore?
  • Do any of the “Better than Botox” creams work like they say they do?
  • What are some of the best new makeup products (mascaras, foundations, lipsticks, powders, blushes, eyeshadows, lip glosses) on the market and why?
  • Are there any inexpensive products that are “drugstore doubles,” almost identical to more expensive products on the market?
  • How long does makeup last?

Skin Care Myth Busting

  • Why "natural" or "botanical" ingredients aren't necessarily better than synthetic ingredients.
  • Are propylene glycol, mineral oil, and petrolatum bad for the skin because they’re derived from antifreeze and motor oil?
  • Are there any truly effective wrinkle creams?
  • Do facial exercises work?
  • Can a cream get rid of cellulite?
  • Are all SPFs created equally or are there certain ingredients to look for?
  • What are the most outrageous current trends in the cosmetics industry?
  • Are eye creams necessary?
  • Do terms such as “hypoallergenic,” “noncomedogenic,” “all-natural,” “patented secrets,” and “dermatologist tested” mean anything? What are some other terms to look out for?
  • Do the studies conducted by cosmetics companies really prove their claims?

Hair Care Myth Busting

  • Are expensive or salon hair-care products better than inexpensive ones?
  • Are natural ingredients better than synthetic ones?
  • Is silicone bad for hair?
  • Can you can repair damaged hair?
  • Is dyeing hair damaging? Can it cause cancer?
  • Is frequent hair brushing good for hair?
  • Does cutting hair make it thicker?
  • Just like skin, does your hair need sun protection?

Sun Smart

  • Choosing the best sunscreen for your skin type and condition
  • UVA and UVB rays: what’s the difference?
  • Choosing and using self-tanners
  • Why there is no such thing as a safe tan
  • Can sunscreen ingredients be dangerous?
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