In small amounts, this waxy substance is beneficial in preventing water loss, minimizing oxidation, and exorcising debris. Yet in greater quantities, sebum can cause breakouts, blackheads, and enlarged pores. The greasiest spot of all is the T-zone (forehead, nose, and chin) because it has the highest concentration of sebaceous glands. Unfortunately, this means that the damage is often front and center on your face.
Be careful not to wash too often or scrub aggressively as it can increase oil production.
Follow up with a dose of antioxidants, which act as a barrier between your skin and environmental hazards. glo therapeutics Purifying Tonic contains totorol, grape seed, and bilberry fruit extract--all natural antioxidants.
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