“I recommend that my patients use gentle cleaners. I like L’Oréal Paris RevitaLift Radiant Smoothing Cream Cleanser ($6; at drugstores),” says Gerstner. Harsh soaps can strip skin of essential oils needed for hydration. She adds, “Only wash once a day: preferably at night, since skin is clean in the morning (you have just slept on a pillow).”
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