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A Week of Grateful Kindness—Won’t You Join Us?

It’s the week of Thanksgiving, and here at CV Skinlabs, we want to celebrate! First, let’s all remind ourselves of the benefits of feeling grateful for what we have. We spoke about these in a previous post, but to give you a quick review, gratitude has been found to: Reduce stress and anxiety Reduce feelings

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Skin, Lip and Body Care

7 Ways Plant Ingredients Benefit Your Skin

We’ve been talking for years about the potential danger that exists in synthetic skin care ingredients. On our “Ingredients to Avoid,” page, we’ve listed some of the most concerning ingredients that appear in many of today’s cleansers, moisturizers, serums, shampoos, conditioners, shave creams, and more, to encourage you to read labels carefully, and choose products

Alternative Therapies and Lifestyle

10 Tips to Help You Adjust to the End of Daylight Savings Time

Did you set your clocks back this weekend? Most of us did, and enjoyed that extra hour! But now it’s Monday—back to work and your regular routines—and you’ll probably find that things feel a little weird. You’re likely to notice it especially at the end of the day, when you look up and discover that

Skin, Lip and Body Care

How to Soothe 7 Common Skin Irritations During Pregnancy

There are so many things to think about when you get pregnant. You’re likely to be concerned about nutrition, exercise, weight gain (too much or not enough?), and preparation for the new arrival. One thing you may not be prepared for is the way your skin will change. With all the shifting hormones going on,