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Old 09-02-2003, 05:40 PM   #1
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hey what cleanser works better for getting skin to look its best: the dove essential nutrient ones or neutrogena acne cleanser? i just started using the dove stuff and its made my skin really oily. i dunno if i should switch or keep using it. thanx for any replies

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Old 09-02-2003, 07:28 PM   #2
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Old 09-04-2003, 05:49 AM   #3
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If you think it is the Dove that is making you oily, why don't you switch and try the Neutrogena for a while. That's the only way to find out. Everyone's skin is different.

Old 09-04-2003, 07:43 AM   #4
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I've been using Neutrogena products for the past couple of months and they seem to work really well for me. I use their oil free moisturizer this has been a lifesaver. As for cleansers I'm currently using a salicylic acid wash from ProActiv but will switch to Neutrogena's salicylic acid wash once finished w/ the remainder of the proactiv.

Neutrogena has some really great products and their all derm. tested.

Old 09-04-2003, 09:16 AM   #5
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If I wwere you, I would use Neutrogena. Dove is a gentle moisturizing formula, not really for oily, acne-prone skin. Neutrogena is the way to go if you have oily skin.

Old 09-08-2003, 12:41 PM   #6
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i've been using dove and it sucks. i would try the neutrogena. i think i'm gonna try it too.

Old 09-08-2003, 02:45 PM   #7
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Any thing that is a "quarter cup moisturizer" is probably not good for people with acne - just a guess.

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