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Does the pH of a Cleanser Matter?

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Does the pH of a Cleanser Matter?

Guest post by Mad Hippie co-founder, Dana Stewart   Most of us begin our day by splashing some water onto our face. Some of us just grab whatever is handy and lather up. I remember as a teenager washing my face with whatever was in arms reach, which was often hand soap sitting right by the sink. “What’s the difference?” I thought, “soap is soap, right?”.     I was incorrect about many of the assumptions of my youth, and it turns out that this assumption about proper skin care was also not quite true. Hand soap, as well as...

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