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Is applying moisturizer once a day enough?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Most moisturizers will have only temporary effects, as the ingredients will be lost within a few hours of application due to skin's natural exfoliation process. A few clinical studies have shown that repeated moisturization throughout the day can create a more lasting effect.

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