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DANGEROUS Sunscreens

Sunday, May 5, 2019 7:55:55 AM America/Los_Angeles

New FDA regulations indicate that only sunscreens with active ingredients Titanium Dioxide and Zinc Oxide should be used, and that those with PABA and Trolamine Saicylate are no longer recognized as safe.  Additional changes will be forthcoming in November 2019

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Comments | Posted By Arthur Berkell

Broken Mirror

Thursday, April 4, 2019 4:03:25 PM America/Los_Angeles

Replacement glass for most mirrors is unavailable with notable exceptions including some models from Kimball & Young and numerous models from Miroir Brot of France.

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Comments | Posted in Helpful Pointers about Makeup Mirrors By Arthur Berkell

FDA on Sunscrrens

Monday, March 18, 2019 12:40:36 PM America/Los_Angeles

The FDA says Mineral Sunscreens can be considered safe, all others need further study.  
What should the consumer know- a physician's perspective.  

The FDA now agrees with me. Zinc oxide and titanium dioxide are the only two UV filters proposed to receive a Category 1 or GRASE (Generally Regarded As Safe and Effective) designation.

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Comments | Posted By Arthur Berkell

Shunly Skin Care

Saturday, March 2, 2019 3:40:36 PM America/Los_Angeles

Shunly Skin Care

 

Perfect Makeup Mirrors is proud to announce our new association with Shunly Skin Care products.  We carry the full line.

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Comments | Posted By Arthur Berkell

Converting a Plug-In to a Hardwired Mirror

Sunday, February 24, 2019 8:12:53 AM America/Los_Angeles

Converting a plug-in makeup mirror to a hardwired makeup mirror is strongly discouraged.  It can result in a dangerous condition if not properly done, exposing the user to painful electrical shock, and possible deadly consequences as a result of that.  In short - don't do it!

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Comments | Posted in Helpful Pointers about Makeup Mirrors By Arthur Berkell

Bummed-Out by Sebum?

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 4:41:13 PM America/Los_Angeles

Although sebum's true purpose is to coat and protect your skin, excess sebum production can be problematic.  At puberty sebum production may increase by as much as 500%.  Wow!  And this is especially pronounced in males.  The result of this sebum "flood" is often acne-prone, oily skin.

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Comments | Posted By Arthur Berkell

Where do I get bulb replacements?

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 5:40:57 PM America/Los_Angeles

We don't sell bulbs.  For replacement bulbs, try one of these websites:

www.bulbs.com

www.bulbman.com - look in "Light Bulbs" and "Specialty Lamps"

www.1000bulbs.com

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Comments | Posted in Helpful Pointers about Makeup Mirrors By Arthur Berkell

Makeup Mirror Return Reasons

Sunday, February 3, 2019 3:55:30 PM America/Los_Angeles

Makeup mirrors are most frequently returned for two reasons.  The principal reason is that they're too big.  The second most frequent reason is that the magnification power is too great - most often with mirrors greater than 10x magnification.

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Comments | Posted in Helpful Pointers about Makeup Mirrors By Arthur Berkell

Skin Care Miracle Ingredients?

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 7:38:48 AM America/Los_Angeles

Your concise guide to an explanation of skincare ingredients - what they do and how they help.

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Comments | Posted By Arthur Berkell

Are Skin Care Claims True?

Friday, January 25, 2019 10:52:33 AM America/Los_Angeles

Thousands of skincare products make amazing claims.  Here's a short list of considerations to help in making better choices.

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Comments | Posted By Arthur Berkell

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