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How many times a week do you use a facial scrub?


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#Post 1 of 24 OFFLINE   Young-Simba

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Posted 25 May 2009 - 07:58 PM

I just bought one and wasn't sure as to whether I should it use everyday or every other day. Thanks in advance.

#Post 2 of 24 OFFLINE   HairEgo

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Posted 25 May 2009 - 10:51 PM

I exfoliate every 2 days; There isnt a set rule of how many times per week you should do it, I think it greatly depends on your skin type/needs.
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#Post 3 of 24 OFFLINE   Bec688

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Posted 26 May 2009 - 12:31 AM

People often make the mistake of exfoliating too much. Once is sufficient, twice should be the max.

#Post 4 of 24 OFFLINE   pinksugar

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Posted 26 May 2009 - 12:38 AM

I used to do it once a week, but if I have say, a coldsore, or a cut on my face, then I usually don't, as I'm worried about aggravating it

but yeah, generally once a week
 

 


#Post 5 of 24 OFFLINE   reesesilverstar

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Posted 26 May 2009 - 08:54 AM

So I prolly shouldn't use the facial buffing thingie everyday then...
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#Post 6 of 24 OFFLINE   Karren

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Posted 26 May 2009 - 09:33 AM

Two to three times a week.. I think the instructions say not more than 3 times a week on mine..
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#Post 7 of 24 OFFLINE   lolaB

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Posted 26 May 2009 - 10:32 AM

I use a daily exfoliator, but it's super duper gentle. I used to use a rougher facial scrub and could only use it once a week, if that.

#Post 8 of 24 OFFLINE   brandelah

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Posted 26 May 2009 - 10:42 AM

If I have broken out, I don't. Otherwise I find that baking soda is excellent every other day. It's cheap and does the job better because it's fine and polishes your skin, makes the pores smaller and tighter too.

#Post 9 of 24 OFFLINE   magosienne

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Posted 26 May 2009 - 12:48 PM

I think it depends on your skintype/needs and on the harshness of the product.

I exfoliate once every two weeks, a bit more (especially on my nose) according to my needs.

#Post 10 of 24 OFFLINE   Roxie

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Posted 26 May 2009 - 10:15 PM

For oily skin, once a week.
For dry skin, twice a week and always follow with a moisturizer.
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#Post 11 of 24 OFFLINE   Dragonfly

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Posted 26 May 2009 - 11:20 PM

Originally Posted by reesesilverstar View Post
So I prolly shouldn't use the facial buffing thingie everyday then...
Make sure that you don't keep use the same one more than once - they are crawling with bacteria after the first use.
Doesn't matter how well you think you are washing them either.

#Post 12 of 24 OFFLINE   Orangeeyecrayon

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Posted 27 May 2009 - 09:07 AM

i use a very gentle chemichal exfoliator 2 times a week, and one day a week i use a phyisical exfoliator (aka something with beads in it)

#Post 13 of 24 OFFLINE   BeautyBlvd

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Posted 30 May 2009 - 02:02 PM

I use my scrub 2-3 times a week, that's all anything more and my skin will have flare ups of oily spots and overly exfoliated areas

#Post 14 of 24 OFFLINE   MakeupByMe

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Posted 30 May 2009 - 02:07 PM

I Exfoliate EVERY Day I think its only suposed to be like 1 or 2 times a week but I never pay attention I Love using a scrub & later applying makeup to a clean Smooth Face

#Post 15 of 24 OFFLINE   Ssue

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Posted 31 May 2009 - 07:35 AM

I use a microdermabrasion scrub once a week, then a mild chemical exfoliant (glycolic acid 10%) every day.

Once a month I give my skin a week without using any exfoliants. For mature skin it works really well in keeping a nice smooth, healthy look.

#Post 16 of 24 OFFLINE   Aleshanee

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Posted 31 May 2009 - 12:26 PM

Two to three times a week..

#Post 17 of 24 OFFLINE   gaurav123

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Posted 03 June 2009 - 02:04 AM

Depends on how sensitive your skin is.. I’d say around 3 or 4 times a week (or every other day maybe)
And moisturize afterwards so it doesn’t get too dry.

#Post 18 of 24 OFFLINE   esha

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Posted 05 June 2009 - 10:35 PM

Everyday, but mostly on my nose because after just 1 night I feel like there's a whole mountain of dead skin on my nose. Eew, ok TMI.

#Post 19 of 24 OFFLINE   Cakdel

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Posted 08 June 2009 - 08:31 PM

once a week =)
i used to do it almost everyday and my skin became very dry..

#Post 20 of 24 OFFLINE   mebs786

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 10:17 AM

I use a facial scrub every day. It really depends on your skin type. You can get daily facial scrubs that are very gentle to use every day.