Alright SCB... out with it. Confess your HG's that work in spite of the SCB popular recs.. rop

I confess I've been using SO's Dial bar soap for my face. Broke out a little while back and he challenged me to use what he uses on his face (dial/bronners) since he always has clear skin. I begrudgingly have been using it and to my surprise, my combo/dry clog prone skin is... liking it. ack!!


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expand whole threadAlright SCB... out with it. Confess your HG's that work in spite of the SCB popular recs.. roplushorchid1/9/2013 12:30PM

CdlM, and yes, I find that expensive skin care products really do seem to work better *hides*enamacheylove1/10/2013 10:47PM

I've used Clinique DDML for 20 years! prettystuff1/10/2013 7:51PM

Lemon juice flattens any bumps on my face instantly :)bijoux271/10/2013 3:42PM

Albolene, Cetaphil with my Clarisonic and Nivea Soft have been the winning combo for me so far :)SweetTeaAndKerouac1/10/2013 2:31PM

i just tried my SO's cleanser as well and i really like it! he uses pHisoderm for blemish prone ++hanhnee1/10/2013 9:36AM

Castor oilasw371/10/2013 1:12AM

Ponds Cold Cream (remove MU)-skin hates MO but loves this - still baffled by thatbraun9991/9/2013 7:30PM

2nd this entirely!MUrascal1/10/2013 9:07AM

Not HG, but I do really like Biore Blemish Fighting Ice Cleanser ocassionally in warm/humid weather.meggan8081/9/2013 6:45PM

It is my favourite cheap drug store cleansermisscoutureland1/10/2013 2:42AM

*high fives* Long live Biore! ;)meggan8081/10/2013 10:22AM

I hope you're not shocked when your face falls off. :Pjunomacguff1/9/2013 7:25PM

It already has; that's what I like about it. No face = no skin issues. ;)meggan8081/9/2013 7:34PM

my skin LOVES st. ives scrub when gently used a few times a weekxcakexfacex1/9/2013 4:47PM

((dies))junomacguff1/9/2013 7:21PM

I like cleansers w/ BHA, I find them much more helpful than super gentle cleansers. And +++emeraldbay331/9/2013 4:00PM

2nd on a cleanser containing BHA... I've tried the super gentle cleanser route +Zariana 1/10/2013 10:08AM

My skin likes silicones. It likes them a lot. More than petrolatum / MO based stuff.elf_1071/9/2013 2:50PM

2nd. I slather lots of silicones on my skin and love it.trinity321/9/2013 3:15PM

3rd, except for the cyclops siliconekelpri1/9/2013 6:01PM

4th. Silicones are my friends. :)meggan8081/9/2013 6:42PM

5th! My skin and hair, gotta have 'em.junomacguff1/9/2013 7:21PM

7th- skin and hair enamacheylove1/10/2013 10:45PM

6thsneezydiva31/10/2013 7:37PM

Ack for hair! I have oily, fine hair and silicones make it look like poop. :pmeggan8081/9/2013 8:09PM

my skin likes stuff with algae in it which seems to really break people out. randalk1/9/2013 2:25PM

LOL! 2nd this!frckls1/9/2013 2:26PM

I use Mary Kay ((cries and throws self on floor))juNOmacguff1/9/2013 1:45PM

Well, it is the number 1 skin care line in the world and is proven to cure all skin woes. ;)meggan8081/9/2013 6:38PM

Bahaha! It's just what's left of my CC#2. ;)junomacguff1/9/2013 7:20PM

Well, you know, if all your skin care was MK, you'd never have any skin problems ever again!meggan8081/9/2013 8:12PM

LOL. Great cleanser and lip stuff:) *picks you up*jetfan1/9/2013 3:00PM

*hands you a nice cup of tea*elf_1071/9/2013 2:50PM

I bought a clarins face oil knowing that I could have purchased hazelnut oil for cheap *shame*denvergal1/9/2013 1:24PM

*But it seems so good.* autumn951/10/2013 7:51PM

No flames but SUN. Bare face in the sun tends to clear up my Perioral Derm & anything else+signorina1/9/2013 12:47PM

huge 2nd celeste_851/9/2013 1:10PM

3rd. My skin does great with some sun. *CLUTCHES PEARLS*jetfan1/9/2013 3:01PM

4th. *hides*denvergal1/9/2013 3:33PM

5thkeepitreal1/9/2013 6:05PM

8thenamacheylove1/10/2013 10:46PM

7th... A little sun exposure seems to clear my skin up a lot faster Zariana 1/10/2013 10:02AM

6thMUrascal1/10/2013 9:08AM

@juno: if you're the fork, I'm the knife! icaria1/9/2013 7:55PM

Not me! I'm like a fork in a microwave!junomacguff1/9/2013 7:23PM

Not using sunscreen daily... I only use if going to be outside for an extended period.skincarekevin1/9/2013 12:43PM

^This too, especially in the winter.juNOmacguff1/9/2013 1:46PM

3rd, at least this winter. Usually good about it for face for driving to school, which is a 2.5 hr+meggan8081/9/2013 6:36PM

I've always wanted to try Bronners, but I'm so afraid my face would never recover, lol.OHEMEFFGEE1/9/2013 12:37PM

DON'T do it. It will strip your skin to the bone!jetfan1/9/2013 3:02PM

^This. I'm slightly oily and found it somewhat drying, so I can only imagine how stripping it +meggan8081/9/2013 6:37PM

I'm still reluctant.. the bar soap is as far as I go for now. But gotta admitlushorchid1/9/2013 12:45PM

just got some bonners yesterday. hoping to use it as a cleanserjessart851/9/2013 2:19PM