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Old 01-27-2003, 04:44 PM   #1
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it seems like everybody uses that stuff. i think it sucks. you might as well use sandpaper.

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Old 01-27-2003, 05:35 PM   #2
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wow that was quite random were u wanting someone to reply or wot? I have used it a few times and i think its pretty good but yeh i aint a beauty expert i dont even wash my face everyday haha yuck.. but yeh sandpaper that sounds sore?? might try it though....

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Old 01-27-2003, 06:36 PM   #3
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Yeah the St. Ives Apricot Scrub is what made my neck and jawline break out. Then I started on the Retin A which made it worse but its now slowly getting better. Needless to say, I'm not very happy with that scrub.

Old 01-27-2003, 06:37 PM   #4
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You probably have sensitive skin, that's why it might have been too harsh. Try something milder like the Dermalogica Microfoliant, expensive, but long-lasting and maybe the most gentle one out there. Hope this helps some!

Old 01-27-2003, 08:46 PM   #5
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I used to use St. Ives Medicated Apricot Scrub every day. Boy was I stupid. It made my skin so oily and rough. I would never touch it again. Anyone thinking that this product may be causing excess oil and not helping their acne I suggest you stop using it and try something that is not an exfoliant at all. Gentle really is the best way to go.

Old 01-27-2003, 08:54 PM   #6
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whats funny is that it seys gentle on the product... yea it is like sandpaper
i wish my acne would disappear

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