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What’s the best way to treat skin that is both oily and dry at the same time?

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  • “Some of my clients use products that I absolutely disagree with, mostly for financial purposes. I’ve shared my concerns about these products with them and explained the negative effects it’s likely and literally causing on their skin, but they don’t listen or make changes. What can I do from here? It’s difficult treating people’s skin when they go home and use harsh ingredients then expect to see results from our appointments!”
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  • “Paula Begoin says that Lavender Essential Oil breaks down the cell structure and is not helpful to your skin, any thoughts on that? ”
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  • “I was wondering, is it ok to use products that are expired?”
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  • “There are some people that believe that the vast majority of essential oils cause irritation to the skin that you cannot see. Is this true? I know there are some E/O's that are bad for the skin but not all of them. Surely essential oils like Lavender have been used since day dot! If they caused that much damage then people wouldn’t have used them through the ages?”
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  • “There are many websites that teach you how to create homemade masques and solutions. How safe are those and other homemade skin products in general?”
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  • “Can you recommend a good book that gives you signs/symptoms of skin reactions and adverse reactions to the body due to different medications?”
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  • “I'm using Sheer Tint Moisture SPF15. Is this enough to stay protected from sun damage in autumn and winter?”
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  • “What is the best post-care product for after a chemical peel? ”
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  • “How exactly does alcohol consumption affect skin?”
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  • “Are there any ingredients that you suggest every skin care regimen includes (apart from sunscreens)? As in a topical antioxidant or just something specific every skin will benefit from. Also what are the most up and coming ingredients you can see coming along that are likely to be used in formulations in the future?”
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