Igor Marcikic

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I've struggled with acne and oily skin for the better part of my life. Along the way, I've picked up some valuable information, tips, and tricks, which helped me manage my "situation." This website is a way of giving back and trying to help others like me! Enjoy your stay, and feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section.

Should Toner Be Alcohol Free?

When I was younger and didn’t know better, I used to use harsh products on my skin. I would always try to scrub off as much of excess oil as possible, leaving my skin feeling tight and dry. And I always got the best results using a product that contained alcohol. But, as the years […]

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Does Your Face Feel Tight After Washing?

Do you ever get that, almost unpleasant, feeling of tightness in your facial skin right after you’ve washed it? I used to think this was a good thing… because my facial skin is excessively oily, I thought that removing all that extra oil meant I was doing a good job. Luckily for me, I quickly gave […]

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Does Rosehip Oil Make Your Skin Purge?

There is a lot of debate as to whether “skin purging” is real or not. Some say it does happen, while others claim it’s just your skin breaking out in response to a new product you just started using. So which is it, does rosehip oil make your skin purge? Skin purging from rosehip oil is […]

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Why Is My Skin So Oily When I Wake Up?

I’ve always had problematic oily skin, but lately, it has gotten so bad I started to wonder why do I often wake up with such an extremely oily face. This fact prompted my research which gave birth to today’s article. The main reason you wake up in the morning with excessively oily skin is due to […]

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