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Does a moisturizer have to be expensive to be effective?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Dermatologists agree that moisturizers do not have to be expensive to work well. Moderately-priced products can be just as effective as expensive alternatives when it comes to delivering moisture. Fragrance, color, packaging and feel are often what you pay for when moisturizers cost more money.

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