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How do cleansers made with syndets affect my skin?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Cleansers made with syndets, or synthetic detergents, are gentler on skin than regular soaps. Syndets contain added moisturizing ingredients, to help prevent stripping of skin natural moisture.

 

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