This is just an explicit aside to the last two posts that I published … if you haven’t read them first, check them out here:
We learned some really fantastic information in those posts about what’s going on with the skin when it gets red, flushed, and clogged, and how to stop this from happening by using enzyme exfoliation.
In fact, it made me realize the answer to this age old question that I often get:
“I switched to natural skin care, and started using oils (such as jojoba oil) to moisturize, it’s helped in some ways but I still can’t get rid of my clogged pores, or now I have more of them! What do I do?”
It is certainly not the case for everyone, but some people do find this. Same with people who switch to the caveman regimen.
Then they curse the natural stuff and want to run straight back to the chemical stuff, which is going to make everything worse in the long run. [Read more…]