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15 Beauty Myths Busted

The term fake news has been in the spotlight quite a bit recently, and while it may usually be in reference to politics, it can definitely apply to the beauty industry too. There are so many beauty myths out there that people religiously follow, even though they may be so far from the truth.

Take a look at these # busted beauty myths to ensure that you really are in-the-know when it comes to your body.

Myth 1: Foundation is Bad for Skin

This myth is a tricky one, because, in the past, it did used to be true.

However, modern foundation formulas now bust this myth wide open…


By being non-comedogenic, which means that they do not block the pores, and therefore will not cause the multitude of skin issues that come from clogged pores. These formulas allow your skin to breathe, meaning that they do not cause any damage.

In fact, some dermatologists even recommend wearing foundation, as it can provide your skin with an extra barrier against all of the skin-damaging dangers of the environment around you. 

But you must not forget…

Always remove your makeup with a quality makeup remover at the end of the day. This could be where this beauty myth arose from, because sleeping with your makeup on will do everything from cause breakouts to accelerate the aging process. 

woman removing makeup

Myth 2: Tanning Beds are Safer Than the Sun

Do you believe that tanning beds are a safer way to tan?

If so, you need to change your thinking immediately…

Tanning beds are just as, if not more, dangerous than tanning underneath the sun, and both of these methods should be avoided.

Melanoma, which is the deadliest form of skin cancer, is actually becoming quite the epidemic amongst young women, and this is directly related to regular tanning bed usage, as well as increased sun exposure for the purpose of tanning. 

Wondering how to safely add some extra color to your skin?

A self-tanner is the best way, and there are so many different options available now.

Myth 3: Your Neck Ages Like Your Face

Your skin’s thickness varies in different areas, and the parts of your skin that are thinner are also the parts that will age faster.

The skin around your eyes is the most delicate skin on your body, and the skin on your neck resembles this far more than the skin on the rest of your face. This is why your neck is often one of the first parts of your body to experience wrinkles.

So, what can you do about this?

Give your neck the same special treatment that you give to the skin around your eyes, applying serums and creams on a daily basis.

Don’t forget…

The skin on your neck also needs to be cleansed daily, as dirt, pollutants or any other impurities will only speed up the rate of aging even more.

Myth 4: Only Teenagers Get Acne

While teenagers may commonly suffer from acne, adult acne is also extremely widespread. In fact, between 40% and 55% of the adult population, aged between 20 and 40, suffer from adult acne.

Adult acne is something that can hit you at any stage in life, and just because you never suffered from teenage acne does not mean that you will be exempt from adult acne. Acne can be caused by a number of different factors, but the fact that it is on the rise, especially in women, points to the fact that increased stress is one of the main reasons behind it

Fortunately, there are several different ways in which you can clear up acne, from medication to essential oils

You should also avoid any acne-causing foods, and make sure that you are using skin care products that are designed for acne-prone skin. 

Myth 5: Shaving Makes Your Hair Grow Back Thicker

Many people avoid shaving their legs, as well as other parts of their body, because they assume that shaving will mean that the hair in this area will grow back even thicker.

But this is not actually true…

When your hair grows back, it will be short and stubbly, and while this may give off the appearance of it being thicker, it is actually the same thickness as before.

Myth 6: You Shouldn’t Pluck Gray Hair Out

This myth is quite a varied one, with some believing that plucking a gray hair will make two grow back in its place, while others believe the number to be seven.

However, gray hair follicles are exactly the same as your other hair follicles, and will not suddenly start producing extra hairs.

This means that, if you do happen to spot a gray, feel free to pluck it out!

Myth 7: If A Product Stings, It’s Working

It is very rare for a product to cause stinging if it is actually benefiting your skin.

The stinging sensation is a reaction from your skin to let you know that the ingredients in the product that you have just applied do not agree with you, and this is something that you need to take seriously.

In addition to stinging, you may experience redness or skin tightness, both of which are also signs that you need to stop using that product.

Myth 8: Pores Can Be Opened and Closed

If only this myth were true!

Sadly, pores cannot be opened and closed, and their size is determined by genetics, meaning that there is not much that you can do about this.

However, when your pores become clogged, whether this may be with dirt, oil or anything else, this makes each individual pore more visible, making them appear larger.

While you cannot physically shrink the size of your pores, you can still minimize their appearance.


By keeping them clean, with regular cleansing and exfoliation, as well as facial steaming, which helps to loosen any dirt and sebum.

woman steaming face with a bowl of hot water

Facial steaming can help unclog pores.

Myth 9: You Don’t Need Sunscreen If You Have SPF Makeup

The SPF in your makeup products is there to provide you with additional protection from the sun, not all of the protection that you need.

The amount of SPF that is actually in your makeup products is extremely small, and will definitely not provide you with enough protection on its own. If you really needed it to, you would need to apply layer upon layer of it, so much more than you would usually wear.

Myth 10: If It’s Cloudy, You Don’t Need Sunscreen

Whether you can feel the sun directly shining on you or not, its UV rays are still around, even on extremely cloudy days.

In fact, the American Academy of Dermatologists state that 80% of the sun’s UV rays can pass through cloud, as well as smog and glass.

While 80% may be less than 100%, the clouds can sometimes even double UV exposure


By reflecting UV rays off their edges, therefore intensifying their strength. 

This means that, no matter what the weather may be like, sunscreen still needs to be worn every day.

Myth 11: You Should Test Out Makeup on Your Inner Wrist

Have you ever tested makeup on your inner wrist, only to find that the shade does not quite match your complexion in the way that you thought it would?

This is because your inner wrist is actually the lightest part of your body, meaning that using this area to test makeup shades will cause inaccurate results.

So, where should you test makeup colors?

Your jawline would be best, but make sure that the color also works with the skin tone on your chest.

Myth 12: Scrubbing Harder Is Better

While it may feel as though you are scrubbing away all of the dirt from your skin’s layers, scrubbing your skin too hard, especially your face, will only end up causing so much damage.

Exfoliation should not hurt, and it should actually be quite a gentle process.

woman scrubbing body with soap

Scrub gently.

Wondering how often to exfoliate?

Two to three times a week is enough. Although it may seem as though exfoliating more often could help your skin, this will only strip your skin of its essential oils, leaving it vulnerable to so much damage.

Myth 13: If You Have Oily Skin, You Don’t Need a Moisturizer

It is true that oily skin holds more moisture than dry skin, but this does not at all mean that you should be skipping out on using a moisturizer.

While many believe that the primary role of a moisturizer is to add moisture to the skin, this is not true…

A moisturizer is designed to form a thin film over the surface of your skin, preventing existing moisture from evaporating while protecting the skin from the environment. Moisturizers nourish and hydrate the skin, which is something that all skin types would benefit from.

The key here is the type of moisturizer that you use.

If you know that you have oily skin, then you need to be using a moisturizer that is designed for oily skin types.

Why does this matter so much?

Because the moisturizer will contain ingredients that your skin really needs, such as those that will help to control excess oil production while killing any acne-causing bacteria.

Myth 14: If Something Doesn’t Work Within a Week, You Should Toss It Out

A week is definitely not long enough to see whether or not a product is going to help your skin.

While it may seem difficult, you need to exercise a little patience here…

Often, products work due to the cumulative effect of their ingredients, which means that you need to give them more time to build up in your skin.

So, how long should you wait before moving on to a new product?

This really depends on what you are using. For products such as cleansers, give it a month. Serums and eye creams need about two months, while over-the-counter retinol products can take ten weeks to have an effect. 

The exception here is your moisturizer…

Many of these will show instant results. If your skin has not shown an improvement with a new moisturizer in two weeks, it is time to switch this for another one. This applies to body creams too, although if you are treating extremely dry skin, you may need to give it a few weeks.

If you are using a product that is quite specialized, it would be worth doing some research to find out how long it took for others to notice a difference.

Myth 15: Day Creams and Night Creams Are the Same

This might be true when it comes to unscrupulous skin care companies, but, when it comes to quality brands, there is most definitely a difference between day creams and night creams.

The difference comes in the ingredients that are used, as well as the way in which the cream is formulated.

Night creams tend to be slightly thicker and richer, as this helps to prevent moisture evaporation overnight. This is the time during which your skin heals itself and regenerates, making it important that it has enough moisture to perform all of its necessary functions.

Night creams will also often contain ingredients that should not be used during the day, as they can exacerbate sensitivity to the sun. On the other hand, a day cream will often contain SPF, which a night cream does not need to have.

Of course, this does not mean that two separate creams are absolutely essential…

While a different night and day cream can help your skin, a quality moisturizer that can be used both day and night will also be beneficial.

There are so many beauty myths out there that it can often seem as though there is nothing that you can believe. However, if you are ever in any doubt of information that you come across, do not be afraid to take the time and do a little research, so that you can make a well-informed choice.


By Lionesse

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    January 30, 2018 at 7:42 pm

    Good tips to know! Thank you!

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      January 31, 2018 at 7:44 pm

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      January 31, 2018 at 8:25 pm

      I love this article!

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      February 1, 2018 at 1:18 am

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    January 31, 2018 at 1:30 am

    Great advise

  • Gina E

    January 31, 2018 at 1:36 am

    Thank you! 🙂

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    January 31, 2018 at 5:06 am

    great tips very infomative

  • Kelley Koehler

    January 31, 2018 at 6:24 am

    Thanks for the awesome info!

  • marissa anderson

    January 31, 2018 at 3:03 pm

    very interesing thanks

  • Kim O

    January 31, 2018 at 3:06 pm

    this is great information. gonna bookmark and just pinned this to my pinterest board.

  • Sarah

    January 31, 2018 at 6:57 pm

    Thank you for clarifying myth number 6. I pluck out the few grey hairs that I have. I will show this article to people who have been giving me such a hard time.

  • Isabel Dore

    January 31, 2018 at 7:06 pm

    Thank you for the amazing information! I love reading articles like this about beauty myths!

  • Allie f

    January 31, 2018 at 7:06 pm

    Thanks for dispelling these myths!

  • Susan Tice

    January 31, 2018 at 7:08 pm

    Great info!

  • Popa Constantin

    January 31, 2018 at 7:13 pm

    Thanks for this giveaway!

  • Donna Smith

    January 31, 2018 at 7:13 pm

    Thank you for the information!

  • Jennifer Essad

    January 31, 2018 at 7:14 pm

    you covered them all! growing up we all heard them from our friends and in the magazines

  • Darlene Wright

    January 31, 2018 at 7:14 pm

    I love your tips! Thanks!

  • Anita Singh

    January 31, 2018 at 7:18 pm

    So much of information, really we all relate to these myths thanks for this awareness

  • Mi Webber

    January 31, 2018 at 7:19 pm

    Good to know!

  • Hester

    January 31, 2018 at 7:19 pm

    Never too old to learn something new! Thanks.

  • rhonda Hagy miller

    January 31, 2018 at 7:20 pm

    I knew and adhere to most of these tips but didnt know some of them, Thank you so much for this,,I will def keep these in mind from now on!!

  • Kelly Wilson

    January 31, 2018 at 7:24 pm

    Great article very informative!

  • Mel

    January 31, 2018 at 7:24 pm

    awesome tips

  • shannon fowler

    January 31, 2018 at 7:27 pm

    Some of these I knew, but others were really helpful. Love your articles. They are always so informative.

  • Rosanne Robinson

    January 31, 2018 at 7:27 pm

    Thanks very much for these helpful and informative tips, it’s great to have the myths busted!

  • Judy Thomas

    January 31, 2018 at 7:28 pm

    Very interesting, thank you, especially the sunbed one! I thought it would be the opposite.


    January 31, 2018 at 7:30 pm

    Thanks for the info!

  • Vickie L

    January 31, 2018 at 7:41 pm

    Myth #7 is fact or at least for me it is. Sadly I am allergic to many products. I have a boot full to give to my friends. From low price to high price, the cost does not matter when you have sensitive skin.

  • Lindsey

    January 31, 2018 at 7:42 pm

    Wow I learned allot of different things about makeup what’s good and what to avoid. Thank you

  • Cheri Jordan

    January 31, 2018 at 7:42 pm

    I have heard all of these things and it makes me smile to see it on here. Thank you.

  • Anna K

    January 31, 2018 at 7:43 pm

    Cool stuff! I knew or heard of some of the points, but others were new to me.

  • Michelle Damon

    January 31, 2018 at 7:43 pm

    Thanks for the great information! There are some very helpful tips in there also!

  • Penny Norman

    January 31, 2018 at 7:55 pm

    A lot of great tips!

  • Linda Bragg

    January 31, 2018 at 8:00 pm

    These are all very good tips and I am so glad I have read them…..some I had known, others not . So very interesting and so many others people need to know these facts. Thanks for sharing.

  • Gail Lindsey

    January 31, 2018 at 8:01 pm

    I have always used foundation and felt that it helped moisturize my skin, plus give it a little protection from the sun. I wasn’t surprised that it was okay to use, but I was surprised that it was a myth that it could be bad for you! I enjoyed the facts about skin care! Thank you, Lionesse!

  • Nikki Hayes

    January 31, 2018 at 8:05 pm

    I’m going to be smug and say I already knew almost all of these were myths – only Myth 9: You Don’t Need Sunscreen If You Have SPF Makeup caught me out as I always thought a good quality thick moisturiser with SPF30+ was fine on its own, at least that is my own experience :o)

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    January 31, 2018 at 8:21 pm

    All this is helpful information. Thank you for an awesome giveaway!

  • Andreea

    January 31, 2018 at 8:21 pm

    Super useful tips!

  • Michael Caudill

    January 31, 2018 at 8:28 pm

    Absolutely beautiful

  • Theresa A.

    January 31, 2018 at 8:39 pm

    I knew some of these things but not all of them, thanks for the timely reminder. I’d forgotten about how stress could cause breakouts and I’ve been wondering why my skin is so bad lately. Now I know 🙂

  • Kelly Rencher

    January 31, 2018 at 8:40 pm

    Good advice.

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    January 31, 2018 at 8:50 pm

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  • anna donato

    January 31, 2018 at 8:56 pm

    great article. saved it.

  • Daisy Navarrete

    January 31, 2018 at 8:58 pm

    Such great tips! Especially about the gray hairs!! LOL!

  • Carli D.

    January 31, 2018 at 9:16 pm

    Excellent tips regarding moisturizer and how to avoid acne.

  • Anne C

    January 31, 2018 at 9:18 pm

    This post is very informative! I never realized that the size of pores is determined by genetics and that people can only minimize the appearance.

  • Rebecca

    January 31, 2018 at 9:22 pm

    These are some great questions with some good answers..

  • Caitlyn S.

    January 31, 2018 at 9:23 pm

    Wow! The answer to myth 14 blew/blows me away! I can’t believe that you have to use the products for so long! If a cleanser doesn’t seem to be agreeing with me within a few days to a week, I still using it. My retinol products I’ve given a week or two tops…same with everything lol. Thank you! Also, I had no idea that not washing products off can actually age me! Eek!

  • John Agwazim

    January 31, 2018 at 9:23 pm

    Beautiful. Kudos………………..

  • Kayte CookWatts

    January 31, 2018 at 9:26 pm

    Thank you for saying that SPF in your makeup is not enough for proper protection! So many people make this mistake.

  • Amy B

    January 31, 2018 at 9:29 pm

    Great tips for skincare.

  • Gabrielle

    January 31, 2018 at 9:51 pm

    This is all such important information. I am so glad that when I was a teen, my grandmother got me to use moisturizer even though my skin tended to be oily. She knew that everyone needs moisturizer.

  • Teresa Bivings

    January 31, 2018 at 9:56 pm

    I loved the article would love to try some of these products


    January 31, 2018 at 10:02 pm

    Very good information I did not know

  • Deborah Beyer

    January 31, 2018 at 10:15 pm

    Very interesting. #4 is true because I’m 51 and never had an acne issue when I was young but I do now…grrr

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    January 31, 2018 at 10:16 pm

    Great information! Would love to try out some of the new products!!

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    January 31, 2018 at 10:29 pm

    I have wanted to try your products for sometime. I love all the important information you have on your site. Great information everyone should read.

  • cheryl wong

    January 31, 2018 at 10:44 pm

    thanks for the great info!

  • Joy Allen

    January 31, 2018 at 10:56 pm

    I just think beauty is skin deep!!

  • Alicia Hewitt

    January 31, 2018 at 10:59 pm

    I knew some of these, but definitely learned more! I’m really excited to learn some of these tips, that I once thought were true! Thank you so much for this information, and for creating such wonderful products!

  • Jan Carver

    January 31, 2018 at 11:00 pm


  • Rhonda

    January 31, 2018 at 11:38 pm

    I have to say that this is truly one of the most interesting articles I have ever read about beauty myths. I thought I knew it all, but I was surprised by a few facts. I really thought pores could be opened with hot water and closed with cold water. I also thought my makeup provided enough sunscreen. This is great to know because I am going buy some Roc retinol and I will have to purchase a separate sunscreen to protect my face. Another biggie is #14. I always think products should work overnight. I forgot about the cumulative effects. I usually use something until the jar is empty as to not waste money, but I have to remember certain creams will make my skin prettier and healthier over a period of time. Great article. Thanks!

  • Denfor Hopkins

    January 31, 2018 at 11:40 pm

    Informative post, a good bit of demythologising.

  • Tammy Lambur

    January 31, 2018 at 11:58 pm

    Great tips!

  • Angela Bauer

    February 1, 2018 at 12:00 am

    Love it!! Myths busted


    February 1, 2018 at 12:02 am

    Would love to try your products!

  • Tara Lewis

    February 1, 2018 at 12:11 am

    Thanks for the great tips!!

  • Jo-Anne Pfoh

    February 1, 2018 at 12:31 am

    wow I had no idea I learned something new ty

  • Kimberley

    February 1, 2018 at 12:31 am

    Thanks for tips. Interesting information.

  • Sarahjferg

    February 1, 2018 at 12:33 am

    So many myths I got suckered into! Thanks for clarifying these beauty ideas and providing great tips.

  • AJ T.

    February 1, 2018 at 12:38 am

    I guess.

  • Liz Kilcher

    February 1, 2018 at 12:52 am

    great info, thanks much!!!

  • Jamie Johnson

    February 1, 2018 at 12:58 am

    Wow, what great tips! And that’s SO true about tanning beds! If only I had known then what I know now! Ah, hindsight! At least makeup, skincare, and other beauty products are incorporating SPF into their products. I didn’t have SPF lotion and everyday cream available to me! This generation is lucky because of articles like this that inform in order to prevent skin cancer and other skin problems! Thanks again for sharing such informative knowledge!


    February 1, 2018 at 1:21 am


  • Lora McCracken

    February 1, 2018 at 1:31 am

    Thank you for all the great useful info. I’ve believed a lot of false skin care advice.

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    February 1, 2018 at 2:33 am

    Great info here! I learn how to take care my face now.

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    February 1, 2018 at 2:47 am

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    February 1, 2018 at 2:53 am

    Great tip, thank you!

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    February 1, 2018 at 2:59 am

    great article

  • Shelley B

    February 1, 2018 at 3:45 am

    Great information! Good to learn some new things.

  • Della Dabner

    February 1, 2018 at 3:50 am

    All these years. I actually thought all those myths were true!! The open/closed pores. The gray hair myth. Wow. I can’t wait to tell my friends and family that we’ve been bamboozled. Lol

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    February 1, 2018 at 3:58 am

    great info!

  • Lanie

    February 1, 2018 at 5:59 am

    most of these I already knew but a few of them were interesting. Thanks for the info 🙂

  • Brenda Disimone

    February 1, 2018 at 6:09 am

    Thanks for the informative article ! I didnt know if you have oily skin you still need a moisturizer !

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    February 1, 2018 at 8:18 am

    Good information

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    February 1, 2018 at 8:53 am

    Very nice information .I’m really thankful to you for sharing it all.I wish we all know that before

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    February 1, 2018 at 8:59 am

    Good tips to know

  • Nikolina Vukelic

    February 1, 2018 at 9:13 am

    Testing Out Makeup on Your Inner Wrist is a Myth!? Thank you!

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    February 1, 2018 at 9:52 am

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    February 1, 2018 at 10:23 am

    Myths Busted love it.

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    February 1, 2018 at 10:59 am

    There are some great tips on here x

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    February 1, 2018 at 1:29 pm

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    February 1, 2018 at 2:59 pm

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  • Maria Blythin

    February 1, 2018 at 3:09 pm

    great tips thankyou x

  • Stacey Roberson

    February 1, 2018 at 3:19 pm

    I’m glad to know that shaving does NOT make your hair grow back thicker. I’ve never found that true.

  • Antoinette M

    February 1, 2018 at 3:36 pm

    Very good information. I did not know that pore size is determined by genetics.

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    February 1, 2018 at 4:30 pm

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    February 1, 2018 at 4:37 pm

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    February 1, 2018 at 4:52 pm

    Thanks you for this article, a few things I wasn’t sure about,but now I am.

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    February 1, 2018 at 5:44 pm

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    February 1, 2018 at 6:59 pm

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    February 1, 2018 at 7:59 pm

    Lots of helpful info

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    February 1, 2018 at 10:33 pm

    Great tips, I lean something new

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    February 1, 2018 at 11:50 pm

    Thank you for the interesting information!

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    February 2, 2018 at 1:10 am

    Thank you for the in\fo

  • Janice Cash

    February 2, 2018 at 1:49 am

    Great article with great tips, although some I was already aware of there were some I was not.

  • Lucy Rapposelli

    February 2, 2018 at 2:06 am

    Wow! Some awesome tips. Thanks for sharing

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    February 2, 2018 at 2:16 am

    Great info!

  • Angela Mason

    February 2, 2018 at 3:03 am

    Thank you for all the helpful ideas! Have a wonderful weekend!

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    February 2, 2018 at 4:37 am

    It is great to have somewhere to help with tips when needed. Thank you

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    February 2, 2018 at 5:25 am

    I would love to have a chance to try this!!!!

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    February 2, 2018 at 6:36 am

    Very informative thankyou

  • Carling

    February 2, 2018 at 3:25 pm

    I learned my lesson to airways wear sunscreen regardless of the weather!

  • Rachael Sexey

    February 2, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    Thank you for all these useful beauty tips

  • cleo

    February 2, 2018 at 6:29 pm

    Love this article really helpful tips

  • Jennifer Phillips

    February 2, 2018 at 8:28 pm

    Love learning about beauty myths and what is actually harmful to my skin, or what is actually a great thing to do that has been done for ages.

  • Christine Holliday

    February 3, 2018 at 5:45 am

    That was a good read…and here I thought I knew it all……

  • Imane

    February 3, 2018 at 9:05 am

    I loved the tips thank you so much

  • Lisa Currier

    February 3, 2018 at 12:15 pm

    Awesome tips, thank you. Especially the one about thinking you don’t need moisturizer if you’re skin is oily, you do!

  • Saniyah Maaz

    February 3, 2018 at 12:32 pm

    Quite informative!

  • Tania Stannard

    February 3, 2018 at 4:05 pm

    I dont use tanning beds and avoid sitting out in the sun because having just had my 50th birthday I need to do everything I can to avoid wrinkles. I really didnt know that tanning beds were as bad for you as the sun

  • Mathew Breinlinger

    February 3, 2018 at 4:55 pm

    I loved reading this, thank you.

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    February 3, 2018 at 8:09 pm

    Thanks for this incredible post.

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    February 3, 2018 at 9:09 pm

    thanks enjoyed reading this. From a guy that cares

  • Franklin Vidrine

    February 4, 2018 at 2:27 am

    Great info!

  • Karen Usher

    February 4, 2018 at 3:45 pm

    Wow, so many myths out there, thankfully I knew quite a lot of them, but there were a few in there where I was taking some good notes! Will pass onto my friends!

  • Lynette Barrett

    February 4, 2018 at 6:32 pm

    Thank you for the tips!!

  • Joann Fore

    February 4, 2018 at 8:41 pm

    Great advice to go by

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    We would like to try this out!

  • Michelle Fiorelli

    February 5, 2018 at 4:00 am

    very informative , thanks

  • Emma Walton

    February 5, 2018 at 9:02 am

    The only one I didn’t know was myth 8 but it was an interesting read none the less.

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    February 5, 2018 at 8:10 pm

    I love you products!

  • Jillian Beach

    February 6, 2018 at 8:40 am

    Great tips and reminders, thank you. 🙂

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    February 6, 2018 at 2:45 pm

    Awesome info – thanks so much❣️

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    February 9, 2018 at 8:53 am

    Wow definitely was surprised that some of those weren’t true. I wish you guys had samoles!! Cant wait till I can purchase some of your products.

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    February 9, 2018 at 9:41 am


  • Cassandra D

    February 9, 2018 at 2:39 pm

    I do give a product more time to work for me.

  • Buddy Garrett

    February 9, 2018 at 3:28 pm

    The article was very informative.Thanks for debunking some myths.

  • FilippaN

    February 9, 2018 at 6:29 pm

    Interesting.. You learn something new every day! 🙂

  • Shannelle

    February 9, 2018 at 10:25 pm

    I’ve heard all of these myths before! Thankfully I knew most of them were myths, I only recently discovered myth 13 and had been skipping out moisturiser for ages eeeek!

  • Debbie EDGAR

    February 10, 2018 at 5:01 am

    A lot of good information

  • Michelle Sykes

    February 10, 2018 at 8:50 pm

    Fabulous tips I certainly learned a few new facts

  • Nadia Martin

    February 11, 2018 at 8:46 am

    Very good tips in this arcticle i really like them !

  • Julie Waldron

    February 11, 2018 at 4:37 pm

    These are some great tips! Some of them I knew but some I didn’t.

  • Anna Dark

    February 11, 2018 at 9:11 pm

    so helpful!

  • Nancy Dash

    February 11, 2018 at 9:32 pm

    Great and very interesting tips here. Some I never really realized. Great prize someone will be very happy!

  • gloria patterson

    February 11, 2018 at 11:33 pm

    My mother was a beautician ;and she had tanning beds in her shop. She used them ever day and really had dark legs. Today she is fight a lot skin cancer on her legs.

  • Nicole Margrif

    February 12, 2018 at 12:40 am

    I agree with those beauty bust. Great tips, sunscreen is always necessary.

  • Zoey

    February 12, 2018 at 3:13 am

    I’m not sure about number one. I think it depends on the specific foundation, what’s in it, and how it reacts with your skin.

  • Michelle Castagne

    February 12, 2018 at 7:22 am

    Great information. Thanks for sharing.

  • L Gravel

    February 12, 2018 at 10:35 am

    Good tips

  • Gord

    February 12, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    That is a lot of myth busting. My gf thanks you.

  • Diane M Gooding

    February 12, 2018 at 9:55 pm

    Yep. Heard all these myths. Thank for clearing up some incorrect info!

  • mariel

    February 13, 2018 at 11:38 am

    Very informational! Helps with deciding what to do and what to buy for skincare

  • Ruslan Selkhanov

    February 13, 2018 at 11:29 pm

    Great info!

  • Germaine Harrison

    February 14, 2018 at 2:01 am

    Thank you for all the great info.

  • Natalia

    February 14, 2018 at 4:33 am

    Great advise


    February 14, 2018 at 1:00 pm

    My granddaughter is our budding model and fashionista and would totes love this list….thank you for sharing and I will forward it on 🙂

  • Nancy Montgomery

    February 14, 2018 at 2:31 pm

    So much great information! I had wondered about the SPF question for a long time. Thank you.

  • Missy Schutz

    February 14, 2018 at 6:26 pm

    Good info! Defiantly a difference between day and night creams.

  • Judith Watson

    February 16, 2018 at 3:00 am

    Some of these myths I had actually wondered about, some I already knew. But thanks for the great tips, I can use all the help I can get.

  • BriAnna

    February 16, 2018 at 3:18 am

    these are great tips! thanks for sharing.

  • Susan B

    February 16, 2018 at 5:11 am

    An excellent post with lots of useful info. Thank you. I didn’t realise just how poor SPF foundation is at protecting my skin.

  • Anthea Holloway

    February 16, 2018 at 3:05 pm

    This is very interesting and there are a great many beauty tips here! Thank you.

  • Hélène Chiasson

    February 16, 2018 at 5:20 pm

    Thanks for the great tips!

  • rmi72178

    February 16, 2018 at 5:28 pm

    A lot of good tips & info here, thanks!!

  • Karla Oleinikoff

    February 17, 2018 at 11:44 am

    Really interesting, thanks. definitely learnt some new facts!

  • Nancy

    February 17, 2018 at 2:49 pm

    What a wonderful prize

  • kathy pease

    February 17, 2018 at 5:08 pm

    This is a very informative post with great info..Thanks for sharing

  • R Hubbs

    February 17, 2018 at 5:57 pm

    Such good information – Thank you.

  • debbie

    February 17, 2018 at 11:48 pm

    A very interesting infromative article. 🙂 Being sunsmart is very important for our skin. 🙂

  • Leanne

    February 18, 2018 at 3:41 am

    Great tips . I always thought foundation was bad for your skin.

  • Angela Macdonald

    February 18, 2018 at 9:47 am

    Some great tips, thank you 🙂

  • tammi nutting

    February 18, 2018 at 10:41 am

    lots of interesting tips

  • Angela Surgenor

    February 18, 2018 at 5:58 pm

    Very good tips

  • Liv Lee

    February 18, 2018 at 8:55 pm

    Sounds good 🙂

  • denise low

    February 18, 2018 at 10:40 pm

    Thank you for sharing this information.

  • amanda greensmith

    February 18, 2018 at 11:15 pm

    so much useful information x

  • Shakeia Rieux

    February 19, 2018 at 12:21 am

    This article is very helpful! I didn’t know about a lot of the stuff listed on here but I’m glad I do now, I will definitely keep what I learned on here in mind

  • Adrian Bold

    February 19, 2018 at 3:21 am

    Thank you for the information.

  • Tanya E

    February 19, 2018 at 4:56 pm

    Enjoyed reading all this! ☺

  • Brittany Carter

    February 19, 2018 at 6:29 pm

    Thank you for sharing all the great tips

  • Erin N

    February 19, 2018 at 9:27 pm

    Good to know! I knew most, but not all of them 🙂 I really, really want to try your Black Onyx Face Mask – it looks amazing!

  • Jennifer H.

    February 19, 2018 at 11:09 pm

    I found the information to be very interesting.

  • Michelle Catallo

    February 19, 2018 at 11:17 pm

    I have heard every single one of these myths for years LOL I admit, through the decades I believed a few of them. The one I found most interesting was the comparison of the facial skin around the eyes to the neck skin; never knew this information!

  • Gloria Luongo

    February 19, 2018 at 11:33 pm

    Seriously some rules to live by.

  • John H.

    February 19, 2018 at 11:33 pm

    This is really cool!

  • Lisa Vanhook

    February 20, 2018 at 12:33 am

    At this point in my life I’ll try anything…

  • Jacqueline Daly

    February 20, 2018 at 3:30 am

    Common sense tells you that if you trim the dead ends from your hair will not help to grow longer. Other than dead ends will peel away your hair and shorten it. Keep your skin clean will keep blackheads and pimples away. However, too much abrasion will do the same, be gentle, pat skin dry and do not pull.

  • Rajee Pandi

    February 20, 2018 at 6:33 am

    I am going to book mark to learn the steps

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