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collegiatecomplexionthere is nothing worse on skin than being in college. Your body is still changing and your hor-mones are running rampant, causing breakouts, combination skin, redness, and irritation. stress from new class loads, dating, late night studying (and partying, lets be honest), and just trying to fit in, can wreak havoc on your skin. here is a three-step strategy for you that will get you and your skin back in class with straight as!
1) ba-bye breakouts! The first step to prevent a breakout is to understand the causes of
breakouts. There are several reasons as to why your skin breaks outhormones, stress, bacteria and poor diet are the most common. Start an anti-blemish regimen from the inside out with good nutrition.
INSIDE: For starters, drink at least 48 ounces of water a day and cut greasy or fried foods from your diet. Supplement your diet with vitamins A, C, E (vital antioxidants for cell regeneration) and zinc (or just use my Aqua-less Crystalline each day as a supplement). In your diet, be sure to get plenty of Omega-3s and eat foods rich in protein, isoflavones (through soy), and anti-inflammatory foods (through olive oil).
OUTSIDE: I recommend cleansing and moisturizing twice daily with a brand that is not overly rich or overly drying (like my BORBA Clarifying line) and supplementing your skin with the appropriate boosters. For example, if you have oily skin, try using a mattifying masque once a week, or if you have blackheads, use a deep exfoliant twice a week. The key with the outside approach is to balance your skin to achieve homeostasis so your skin is less inclined to breakout.
2) Camouflage the CulPrits!Covering up a breakout is a true art. To begin, wash your face and
gently exfoliate. After towel-drying, cool down the affected breakout area by applying an ice pack (or some ice cubes in a sandwich bag) for twothree minutes. This will reduce the size and redness of the affected area. Then moisturize your face with your daily moisturizer, taking caution not to irritate the affected area. Then apply non-comedogenic
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throughout the day or replace greasy late night binges. DAY: Green veggies and other root vegetables, like radishes, are
great fat-burning foods that help kick-start the body into losing weight. These appetite suppressants are free-radical scavengers and help flush out the system.
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