Oil cleansing method (OCM) for skin
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Join Date: Jul 2009
Monday, January 18, 2010 at 07:04PM
I just started this method yesterday. I am using castor and jojoba oil.
I really have high hopes for this. My skin has been so congested for the past 6 months and I have no idea why. I have always been acne prone (all types of acne, even cysts) with very oily skin. I have tried almost everything. Long term BP usage has wreaked havoc on my skin (a fact I just realized last year) leading to premature fine lines. bhas/ahas don't seem to be doing the job anymore, either.
My first OCM wash went amazing. My pores felt open and my skin did have a glow about it. Unfortunately, no 'plugs' came out. But I suppose since they have been embedded there for years (and years) they will take a while to release. No tightness, no itching. I did the OCM at night and when I woke in the morning, I wasn't as oily usual.
very fine/dense/high porosity
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