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Is it ok to use soap to wash your face?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Traditional soaps can contain harsh ingredients that strip your skin of its natural moisture. If you prefer a bar cleanser, look for a non-soap like most beauty bars. These are a good option for those with sensitive skin.

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