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How Well Do You Actually Know Skincare?

Is it hyaluronic acid or hyoluronic acid?

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    What is  retinol?
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    It's a vitamin
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    It's an acid
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    It's a type of serum
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    It's witchcraft
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    Retinol is another name for vitamin A!

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    Pick the correct spelling of this brand name.
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    L'Ocitane
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    L'Occitain
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    L'Ocitaine
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    L'Occitane
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    The correct spelling is "L'Occitane"!

    It's pronounced lox-ehh-tahn.

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    What is the name of the dark pigment responsible for colour in skin and hair, as well as the tanning of skin exposed to sunlight?
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    The pigment is called melanin!

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    Pick the correct spelling of this type of acid.
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    Glycolyc
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    Glycolic
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    Glicolyc
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    Glicolic
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    The correct spelling is "glycolic"!

    Glycolic acid is used for chemical peels and helps improve texture as well as pigmentation. It sounds scary, but a gentle enough formula doesn't even sting. They're often found in face masks and toners to help exfoliate.

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    What is the name of these little white bumps?
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    The little bumps are called milia!

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    Pick the correct spelling of this type of acid.
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    Hyaluronic
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    Hyloronic
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    Hyoluronic
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    Hyluronic
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    The correct spelling is "hyaluronic"!

    Hyaluronic acid is actually mostly known for it's moisturising properties. It basically locks in moisture into your skin and keeps it looking supple.

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    What is the name of a medical practitioner that specialises in skin conditions?
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    A doctor specialising in skin conditions is called a dermatologist!

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    What does SPF stand for?
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    SPF stands for sun protection factor!

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    Pick the correct spelling of this type of acid.
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    Feruloric
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    Ferolic
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    Ferrolic
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    Ferulic
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    The correct spelling is "ferulic"!

    Ferulic acid is naturally found in apple seeds and other fruit. It has great antioxidant properties and helps your skin's regenerative processes.

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    Pick the correct spelling of this essential oil.
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    Nuroli
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    Neroili
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    Neroili
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    Neroli
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    The correct spelling is "neroli"!

    Neroli is a staple essential oil and has great anti-inflammatory benefits – great if you're prone to acne or redness!

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