The One Acne-Fighting Ingredient You Haven’t Tried Yet

If you’ve tried all the typical acne fighting ingredients — salicylic acid, benzoyl peroxide, and even retinol — and haven’t seen results, it might be time to try tretinoin, a powerful acne-fighting ingredient that dermatologists love. A derivative of vitamin A, the main ingredient in both the controversial acne treatment Accutane and popular retinol creams, tretinoin is a prescription-strength topical that has previously…

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This year, make Valentine’s Day a family affair

By Staff Writer Most parents associate Valentine’s Day with chocolates, flowers — and extreme difficulty finding a babysitter. As for me, I associate Valentine’s Day with lopsided heart place mats and funny, heartfelt notes. Around here, Valentine’s Day is a family day – or as I like to tell my little ones: it’s the day you tell your sweeties how…

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Spotlight: Passion Jones

Passion Jonesz is a Body Positive, Fashion, and Beauty Influencer hailing from New York City by way of Cleveland with over 750K Followers collectively throughout social media. PassionJonesz began to cultivate herself as Body Positive Influencer in 2012 with her clothing hauls for curveaous women. In 2012, PassionJonesz felt that the fashion world was missing its mark within the Curvy…

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The Skin-Care Products You Need Before You’re 30

Still using some of the same skin care products you used in your 20s? You may want to reconsider. While the skin may experience similar problems—i.e. breakouts and oily skin—a lot changes in your 30s. In particular, your 30s are a time to get serious about anti-aging and start incorporating skin care essentials that target fine lines, wrinkles, dark spots and other…

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