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Why Scrunchies Work Wonders for Thick Hair

  Photo by cottonbro studio on Pexels Thick hair comes with its fair share of challenges, especially when it's time to look for the right hair accessory that not only conforms to the width of the strands, but also maintains its durability. For those with luscious locks, the struggle to find a reliable and comfortable hair tie is real. Read on to discover why scrunchies are not just a fashion statement but a practical and effective solution for those with thick hair.  Gentle Hold One of the primary concerns for those with thick hair is the likeliness of damage and breakage caused by hair ties that are either too thin or too tight. Likewise, traditional elastics, such as the classic rubber band, can be incredibly harsh, leading to stress on the hair shaft and the possibility of extensive damage from pulling and tugging on the band. Scrunchies, with their soft and elastic fabric, provide a gentler hold. The larger surface area distributes the pressure more evenly, reducing the risk o

What's Slugging Skincare?

 

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Slugging is a new trend that's making its rounds and becoming popular on Tiktok. Those who've tried this skincare routine swear by its effectiveness. It involves applying petroleum jelly to acne-prone and dry skin. Vaseline, Aquaphor Ointment, and CeraVe Healing Ointment are some of the topical products that contain petroleum jelly. So, what's slugging skincare all about? Read on to find out more information about this nighttime routine.

 

What's the Process of Slugging?

It involves cleansing your skin, following up with toners and serums, and applying petroleum jelly to add additional moisture. You would use a pea size amount of the product to your skin as the final seal during your nighttime routine. It's recommended to apply the ointment after you use your moisturizer. It's a thick cream, and of course, it works great for dry skin, as well as skin conditions that produce excessive dryness.

Some people believe that slugging works for clearing up cystic acne. Many TikTok users have utilized the platform to showcase their results of using slugging for acne in addition to dry skin. Because petroleum jelly is an occlusive, it's designed to help prevent moisture loss. That said, the ointment may increase the effectiveness of the products that you've already applied to your acne-prone skin, which is used to improve the appearance of acne and blackheads.

Slugging can protect the barrier of your skin, especially during cold weather. It helps to combat dry skin and adds a sealant as a final touch to your skincare routine. It can also strengthen your results, allowing your skin to heal much faster.  

 

 

 

Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are solely the opinions of the authors of StyleJazzy.com. The content is not intended or implied to be a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. 

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  1. People underestimate how petroleum jelly can prove wonders as just a lightweight moisturizer when applied in small portions.

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