Did you know that “dust bunnies”, those wisps of dust found under beds and chairs, are made up of dead skin cells? Put that in your “things that I really didn’t need to know” file, right? The reason I mention this, is that we are constantly shedding skin cells – all over the place, all the time! As we get older, they don’t come off quite as easily or as quickly. I heard someone once say “that’s why old people smell and have a grayish hue to their skin”. While I’m not so sure about that, I do know that I don’t want anything dead stuck on me ever!!
The best way I know to get rid of the dead skin cells on the face and body is by using an exfoliant. [Read more…]