anniemak, Author at AnnieMak Blog

The Clean Skincare Blog

Learn your way to healthy, youthful skin you love from the inside, out.

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Aloe Vera: A Superfood for Your Skin!

Reading Time: 5 minutes The aloe vera plant has been used for centuries as a natural skin moisturizer and wound healer. Aloe has been clinically proven beneficial for the skin, from helping to minimize the redness and itching of psoriasis or eczema, to helping stop infections associated with acne, to helping reduce the signs of skin aging.

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The Power of Telomeres for Anti-Aging: Youthful and Glowing Skin

Reading Time: 4 minutes You may have heard about telomeres, the end caps of chromosomes that help with cell replication and help protect your cells' DNA. Preserving the length of your telomeres by protecting them from oxidative stress can help protect your skin from wrinkles and other visible signs of aging.

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15 Toxic Ingredients You DON’T Want in Your Skincare Products

Reading Time: 8 minutes While there have never been more options for skincare out there, it's also never been more vital to be careful. Most skincare products are full of toxic ingredients that can damage your skin and your overall health. Read the labels on your skincare products carefully and avoid these common chemicals!

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Can Vitamin C Really Help with Acne and Acne Scars?

Reading Time: 5 minutes Looking for a natural way to prevent acne and help reduce potentially embarrassing acne scars? Vitamin C serum may be your best option. It's a super antioxidant, boosts your natural collagen production, helps balance sebum production and skin pH levels, and even helps heal acne scars.

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Raspberry Seed Oil: The Best Source of Nourishing Protection for Your Skin

Reading Time: 4 minutes Packed with omega fatty acids and vitamins C, A and E, raspberry seed oil can help soothe dry itchy skin. It's also a proven fighter of acne, eczema, and psoriasis, and helps prevent wrinkles and sun damage. That's why pure, organic raspberry seed oil is an essential ingredient within AnnieMak Reverse Anti-Aging Serum.

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Is Jojoba Oil Good for Your Skin?

Reading Time: 4 minutes If your goal is to look younger and have smooth, soft skin throughout your life – and be the envy of all your family and friends – then jojoba oil is an excellent addition to your daily routine.

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How Does Collagen Help Your Skin, Hair, and Nails?

Reading Time: 5 minutes Your body uses collagen to help maintain strong skin, hair, and nails - but as you age, your body makes less collagen, leaving you prone to skin wrinkles, graying or thinning hair, and brittle nails. Collagen supplementation is a proven method to help keep your skin smoother, your hair fuller, and your nails stronger.

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Harness the Power of Peptides for Healthy Skin

Reading Time: 4 minutes Matrixyl 3000 is a patented substance that harnesses the power of peptide technology to help boost collagen production to naturally delay and reverse the signs of aging skin. Collagen is key to skin elasticity and the prevention of wrinkles, and Matrixyl 3000 in Restore Vitamin C Serum helps signal your body to produce more collagen.