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07/02/2014 at 10:38
I have noticed that I have a few blackheads around my nose area, what do you do to get rid of them?
Also, what do you do on a day to day basis. I slap a bit of moisturiser on sometimes and that's it
Bought the scrub yesterday and have noticed a difference already!
07/02/2014 at 10:55
I use Clean & Clear blackhead clearing scrub or wash (alternate) daily. I do this every night when I get in from work I still have them but not that visible and my pores are definitely better since using this.
As for skin regime: Of an evening I remove eye makeup with vitamin e cream remover and then wash face with the above scrub. I then use a Crème de la Mer, eye cream, lifting serum and moisturiser. In the morning after my shower I use the eye cream, serum and moisturiser then a primer before applying foundation.
07/02/2014 at 11:19
Goodness me Belle, thats loads. I don't wear makeup every day.
I will get the clean and clear blackhead scrub and wash.
07/02/2014 at 11:22
I love the clean and clear stuff too and use the wash twice a day, the scub every other day and I use the moisturiser of a night. In the morning I use moisturiser and primer, plus a pore reducer before I put on my make up as I am concious of the pores on my nose area. if I don't do this I have loads of blackheads as have very open pores. I used to steam as a teen but to be honest I have the shower so hot it must steam my skin anyway a facial every few months always helps too
07/02/2014 at 11:34
I wear a full face of makeup everyday plus tan 5 nights out of 7 so really need to be kind to my skin.
07/02/2014 at 11:37
I love the Clean & Clear blackhead scrub too. Or the Neutrogena blackhead one is also great (I have this one currently, and it's my fave at the moment).
I also have the No.7 microdermabrasion scrub thing, I can't remember what it's called exactly, and I use that twice a week. I have been doing that for a couple of months now and that is making a huge difference to my skin looking less blackheady and smoother.
Apart from that, I use witch blemish gel, and an anti-wrinkle moisturiser in the day, and at nigt time I use witch face wipes and normally slather on some savalon like moisturiser! A pretty weird combination, but seems to be working for me. My skin has been better the last couple of months than ever.
07/02/2014 at 11:41
Oh I love the Pink Grapefruit Neutrogena one Catarina but I found it didn't work a good on my blackheads despite smelling delicious!
07/02/2014 at 11:44
It's not the pink grapefruit one, it's in the orange coloured packagaing, and it is the one specifically for blackheads.
07/02/2014 at 11:46
I've just bought the Clarins foaming wash which is gorgeous smelling. Time will tell if it works, but my skin does feel squeaky clean after using it.
I was using the Benefit range but think its too strong for me.
07/02/2014 at 11:54
I struggled with Benefit 1stBaby didn't I. I swear they changes ingredients
07/02/2014 at 13:57
Yeah I think they must have done! It just felt so strong and my skin was feeling sore in parts.
10/02/2014 at 10:41
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