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Being SEEN, fragrance free

Being SEEN, fragrance free

A human nose has around 400 types of scent receptors. Despite the myth that humans have a bad sense of smell relative to other animals, a 2014 study reported in...

Being SEEN, fragrance free

A human nose has around 400 types of scent receptors. Despite the myth that humans have a bad sense of smell relative to other animals, a 2014 study reported in...

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Parabens, Phthalates, and Silicones, Oh My!

Parabens, Phthalates, and Silicones, Oh My!

Though we may hear them mentioned frequently, can you actually say with certainty what parabens or phthalates or silicones are? And, furthermore, explain why having them floating around in your...

Parabens, Phthalates, and Silicones, Oh My!

Though we may hear them mentioned frequently, can you actually say with certainty what parabens or phthalates or silicones are? And, furthermore, explain why having them floating around in your...

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Scalp acne - yes, it's definitely a thing!

Scalp acne - yes, it's definitely a thing!

We’ve heard about acne on your face, your back, your chest, but there’s another area frequently prone to breakouts that just doesn’t get the same attention: your scalp. Yup, true...

Scalp acne - yes, it's definitely a thing!

We’ve heard about acne on your face, your back, your chest, but there’s another area frequently prone to breakouts that just doesn’t get the same attention: your scalp. Yup, true...

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Hair Products Leave a Residue!

Hair Products Leave a Residue!

Most people think that when they rinse hair products off in the shower, those products wash down the drain. But what most people don’t realize is that hair products –...

Hair Products Leave a Residue!

Most people think that when they rinse hair products off in the shower, those products wash down the drain. But what most people don’t realize is that hair products –...

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The Power of the Formulation

The Power of the Formulation

Beauty brands love to tell an ingredient story: usually that means one hero ingredient (oftentimes from a far-flung location) being pushed to the forefront as the magical does-it-all wonder. But...

The Power of the Formulation

Beauty brands love to tell an ingredient story: usually that means one hero ingredient (oftentimes from a far-flung location) being pushed to the forefront as the magical does-it-all wonder. But...

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Five Unexpected Breakout Culprits

Five Unexpected Breakout Culprits

Acne can be a riddle: everyone knows solving it is difficult, but so too is trying to trace back and determine what caused it to begin with. Sometimes, shifting hormones...

Five Unexpected Breakout Culprits

Acne can be a riddle: everyone knows solving it is difficult, but so too is trying to trace back and determine what caused it to begin with. Sometimes, shifting hormones...

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Let's Talk Pores.

Let's Talk Pores.

Pores, we may all have them, yet there is still so much confusion about them. Why are some people’s bigger than others? How exactly do they get clogged? And, relatedly,...

Let's Talk Pores.

Pores, we may all have them, yet there is still so much confusion about them. Why are some people’s bigger than others? How exactly do they get clogged? And, relatedly,...

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SEEN Science: The 411 on Bacne

SEEN Science: The 411 on Bacne

Our monthly quick dive into a skin-related micro-topic with SEEN co-founder and derm-in-residence Dr. Iris Rubin. As if experiencing breakouts on your face isn’t exasperating enough, there is also the possibility...

SEEN Science: The 411 on Bacne

Our monthly quick dive into a skin-related micro-topic with SEEN co-founder and derm-in-residence Dr. Iris Rubin. As if experiencing breakouts on your face isn’t exasperating enough, there is also the possibility...

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Seen and Heard

Seen and Heard

Meet SEEN co-founder and resident skin whisperer Dr. Iris Rubin. Her main focus may be the health of our skin and hair, but her mission at SEEN is bigger than...

Seen and Heard

Meet SEEN co-founder and resident skin whisperer Dr. Iris Rubin. Her main focus may be the health of our skin and hair, but her mission at SEEN is bigger than...

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SEEN Science: Sulfates and Your Skin

SEEN Science: Sulfates and Your Skin

Our monthly quick dive into a skin-related micro-topic with SEEN co-founder and derm-in-residence Dr. Iris Rubin. Sulfates: you’ve likely heard the word, but do you know what they are and why...

SEEN Science: Sulfates and Your Skin

Our monthly quick dive into a skin-related micro-topic with SEEN co-founder and derm-in-residence Dr. Iris Rubin. Sulfates: you’ve likely heard the word, but do you know what they are and why...

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Five Tips for a Better Blow-out

Five Tips for a Better Blow-out

Haircut trends come and go, but the appeal of a fresh blow-out, no matter what your length or texture, is perennial. And SEEN’s newest baby, a silky Blow-Out Creme, formulated...

Five Tips for a Better Blow-out

Haircut trends come and go, but the appeal of a fresh blow-out, no matter what your length or texture, is perennial. And SEEN’s newest baby, a silky Blow-Out Creme, formulated...

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The Whole Is Greater Than The Sum Of Its Parts: Why Formulas Are More Important Than Ingredients

The Whole Is Greater Than The Sum Of Its Parts:...

Everyone’s obsessed with what’s in — or not in — their beauty products. But to your skin, it’s more complicated than an ingredient list. What makes a pore clear or...

The Whole Is Greater Than The Sum Of Its Parts:...

Everyone’s obsessed with what’s in — or not in — their beauty products. But to your skin, it’s more complicated than an ingredient list. What makes a pore clear or...

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