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Exfoliation 101

Exfoliation 101

Exfoliation 101 Does your skin flake when you apply moisturizer or make-up? If so, you might need to exfoliate. It is important to exfoliate because the skin naturally reproduces new skin cells, pushing them from the bottom layer of the skin (dermis) to the top layer (epidermis).  As the cells rise they die but in the process fill with keratin.  The keratinized skin cells slough off as new cells are being produced.  Exfoliating removes those dead skin cells from the outer layer of the skin.  Types of Exfoliants So what can you use to exfoliate?  Salt and sugar scrubs are...