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5 Ways to Minimize the Effects of Aging Skin

Everyone wants healthy, smooth, young looking skin. Good skin care at an early age helps promote healthy skin as an adult and can have long-term effects as we age. Some skin changes are due to the aging process or hormones. Skin becomes thinner and drier, loses elasticity, becomes more fragile, and wrinkles and age spots

Moisturizing During the Summer Months

Most people use less moisturizer on their skin during summer months, but when temperatures are high, your skin can become just as dry as during the winter months. As you spend more time outdoors, sun exposure, heat, and chlorine can dry your skin. Air conditioning is meant to reduce humidity indoors which leads to dry

What You Need to Know About Aluminum-free Deodorant

What you need to know about aluminum-free deodorant When exploring aluminum-free deodorant options, it’s important to understand the purpose of a deodorant. These tips can help you get the most out of your deodorant and ease the switch between products. How deodorant works A deodorant without aluminum does not prevent sweating or underarm wetness. It’s

Why Vanicream Deodorant is Different

Why Vanicream™ Aluminum-free Deodorant is Different Vanicream™ Deodorant without aluminum has been formulated to avoid common chemical irritants for people with sensitive skin. We chose a water-based gel to fight odor using only five ingredients. It is a fragrance-free, unscented deodorant, with no botanical extracts and is alcohol-free and gluten-free. Below are examples of ingredients used in

What is the difference between an Antiperspirant and a Deodorant?

Antiperspirants Antiperspirants are formulated to prevent underarm sweating and wetness. Aluminum compounds temporarily plug the sweat ducts which reduces sweat on the skin surface. Antiperspirants are regulated by the FDA and are considered over-the-counter (OTC) drugs. The active ingredient must be an approved aluminum compound, and the labeling must include Drug Facts as outlined in

Why Aluminum?

Aluminum is present in the form of aluminum zirconium trichlorohydrex gly in the Vanicream™ Anti-perspirant/Deodorant as an active ingredient for underarm sweat reduction. Anti-perspirants are regulated by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) . To make an anti-perspirant claim, you have to use one of the 18 active ingredients allowed by FDA that can achieve