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Fight Shiny Skin and Breakouts With This Special Powder Acne Treatment

Mario Badescu Special Healing Powder,
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* Heal and conceal acne breakouts
* Sulfur-based powder absorbs excess oil, reduces redness and irritation
* Quickly dries up infected pimples

It’s the dog days of summer, and with humidity and heat at its all-time high, irritated skin and over-active sweat and oil glands are par for the course. Especially for those with oily and problem skin, breakouts and a T-zone like an oil slick need solutions, and with a name like “Special Healing Powder,” there is an effective fix indeed.

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From legendary aesthetician and skincare guru Mario Badescu comes a mystically named powder treatment that’s powerful enough to stand up to the breakout of breakouts, the aforementioned Special Healing Powder. A blend of natural oil-absorbing ingredients that include sulfur, kaolin, zinc oxide and calcium carbonate make up this formula, a small amount absorbing the by-products of even the most over-active sebaceous glands.

Unlike other powders that sit on the skin, this powder acne treatment draws out impurities and pore-clogging buildup for clearer, smother, more balanced skin. The sulfur base does the heavy lifting absorbing excess oil, and also reduces redness and irritation. A little goes a long way with this product, which is Made in the USA and not tested on animals.

To use, dust the powder sparingly on irritated, excessively oily areas of the face a few times a week or even daily if needed. It can also be mixed in with cosmetic facial powder as well, combating shine with a straightforward and simple solve that’s made the Mario Badescu name a 50-year classic.

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