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Will too much exfoliating your face dry it out? Or the more you scrub the closer your getting to renewing our


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Asked by Anonymous at 6:57 PM on Jun. 22, 2011 in Beauty & Style

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  • Actually, too much will make your skin raw and oilier. You need to be careful.

    Answer by beckie66 at 6:59 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • I agree there is definitely too much of a good thing! Gentle exfoliation once a day at the most, is good. More than that is definitely BAD, especially in the long term.

    Answer by judimary at 7:00 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • you need the natural oils from your skin i shower and wash my face every other day instead of every day i used to do it everyday but my face actually started flaking and then everyother day i even lost all my blackheads on my face

    Answer by HypoHeartBaby at 7:19 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • If you exfoliate too often you can irritate your skin. Generally speaking, the oilier your skin, the more it can stand up to frequent exfoliation.

    Answer by katiemomNY at 8:03 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • I cleanse everyday and exfoliate 2-3 times a week.

    Answer by BrandyBaby22 at 6:07 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

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