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Old 01-18-2004, 02:40 AM   #1
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will coco butter clog my pores? what if i mix it with jojoba oil?

will coco butter clog my pores? what if i mix it with jojoba oil? I bought a oil mixture that is suppose to fix scaring and it's made of coco butter, shark liver oil and vitamine e but i'm scared to put it on my face incase it clogs my pores and causes me to break out...

 
Old 01-18-2004, 12:58 PM   #2
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Re: will coco butter clog my pores? what if i mix it with jojoba oil?

I used to put coco butter on my back and I used to get some big zits from that - but that's just me, perhaps you're different. Perhaps you could just try a little at first, and see if you break out from it?

I haven't heard of shark liver oil, I'm curious how it's works - I have some pink scarring on my cheeks.

Was it expensive??

 
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Old 01-18-2004, 01:11 PM   #3
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Re: will coco butter clog my pores? what if i mix it with jojoba oil?

Cocoa butter is listed as a HUGE pore clogger. Be careful.

 
Old 01-18-2004, 01:42 PM   #4
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Re: will coco butter clog my pores? what if i mix it with jojoba oil?

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Cocoa butter is listed as a HUGE pore clogger. Be careful.
would it still clog pores if it is used with jojoba oil since that opens the pores?

 
Old 01-18-2004, 02:24 PM   #5
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Re: will coco butter clog my pores? what if i mix it with jojoba oil?

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would it still clog pores if it is used with jojoba oil since that opens the pores?
If the jojoba opens the pores, I would think that would allow the cocoa butter to penetrate more deeply, thus clogging the pores even more.

I'd stay away, but give it a shot if you really want to..it's the only way to find out for sure.

 
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