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Balance Me Congested Skin Serum

Even the most diligent daily skin routine can’t thwart all blemishes. Fortunately, this lightweight daily serum (which doubles as a spot-treatment!) has us covered in a skirmish with a wayward pimple—or a prolonged battle against stubborn trouble areas. With a divine scent and smooth application, this calming serum refines pores and balances skin without drying, and is free of parabens or sulfates. Blemishes, we’ll beat you yet.

Balance Me Congested Skin Serum
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After using for a few days I have noticed improvement in problem areas and it doesn't dry out my face which is a plus for me. Great product!

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Great for stubborn blemishes
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This serum was really great for my stubborn blemishes. It smells great like lemongrass (which is my favorite part) and feels like it's working. I would definite buy this for my skin type.

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Will purchase

This is a great serum. I used it after I used my black soap sample. My skin is glowing !!!

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Smells great and felt refreshing

This item is definitely being added to my regular routine. Loved the fresh smell and seems to soothe my irritated skin - summer heat is not my friend

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strong scent

so I was pleased that it didnt leave my skin feeling greasy, but the scent was extremely overpowering!

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Blemish cream

I am a consistent blemish cream user at night so I was excited for the product. I used it for about a week and did not notice a significant difference. It does smell good though.

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Wonderful for sensitive skin prone to breakouts!
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I have combination skin, so I face breakout issues frequently, but also suffer from super sensitive skin that dries out with most cleansers that would help get rid of my acne. I've even had the skin of my face peel off so bad to the point I had to use chapstick on my whole face! This product most definitely did not do that. It got rid of blemishes within 2 days and did so in such a way that my skin felt refreshed, not dry at all, and smelling great. The essential oils in the product have a stress relieving factor similar to the smell of Noxema, which my mom and grandmother always used while growing up. Truly love this serum and can't wait to get a full size!

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My favorite product
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I don’t get breakout very often, but when I do this serum is amazing. It is gentle, doesn’t leave my skin flaky or dry and clears up my breakout. But what I use it for mostly is general inflammation and redness. It calms my skin down and leaves it feeling good

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Clear skin
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I just started to use when I noticed a couple breakouts. The congested skin serum actually seemed to help. It was pretty quick on relieving without drying out my skin.

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Can't recommend enough
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This stuff clears up acne and reduces most of the redness quickly. Best of all it dosen't dry out my skin. If you have problems with acne you should give this a try.

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