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Old 10-25-2016, 12:11 AM is offline
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Originally Posted by Czarcasm View Post
"Expert" Paula Begoun is also promoting her own line of skin crèmes. Is there someone who is actually impartial we can refer to?
Back in 2006, Consumer Reports tested anti-wrinkle face creams. They were about 90% ineffective -- the best made only 10% difference, and only temporarily.

I think there was an even older Consumer Reports test of skin oils/moisturizers. As I recall, there was no connection between price, label, and effectiveness. The cheapest option would be to spend $2 at the grocery store on a pound of lard -- and it'd be as effective as the expensive brand name moisturizers.