Posts Tagged ‘Facecream’

When I was young, I used to listen to all the girls talking about their face care routine and I could never understand it, we were teenagers we did not need to smooth fine lines or chase away the ravages of time, if anything we were desperate to be older, and so I never used the creams and lotions of the other girls. Now I am older and I realise something important, it was not that we needed the creams then, much like our first bra it was a sign of impending womanhood. It was something else as well, it was habit forming. Habits are one of the hardest things to break, just look at smoking and yet they are also one of the hardest things to start, like flossing. Start using face cream when you are young, it will be a habit you carry with you for life and your 60-year-old self will thank you. With the ozone layer the way it is make sure it has a little sunscreen in it and just for me please try to use something organic. The benefits of face cream are well proven but the detriment to your health of a twice a day application of a bunch of chemicals I cannot spell let alone pronounce has yet to be entirely examined. I know I am being an overprotective mother with probably nothing to worry about, but please humour me.

Love, today and always


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