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Know What You're Buying With This Skin-Care Emoji Guide

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    When doctors diagnosed Indie Lee, a happy-go-lucky New Yorker, with a rare brain tumor and only six months to live, Indie Lee did the unheard of: She turned her life sentence into a life calling. Upon discovering her tumor was likely the result of environmental factors, Indie found a new lease on life and decided to devote herself to crafting the Indie Lee Collection — an eco-friendly collection of all-natural skincare products that are sophisticated, stylish, safe and make a difference.
    When it comes to picking the best skin-care products for you, did you know that scrutinizing the symbols on the packaging can be just as informative as reading the ingredient labels themselves? Just start thinking of them as the beauty industry’s own set of emojis — except, instead of being deployed at random by, say, your 17-year-old cousin, they're there for a good reason. And, we're here to give you a quick lesson, so you will know what they all mean before you purchase that product you’ve been lusting over. 

    Click through for a short "101" session on universal skin-care language to help you make sure you're buying what you're looking for. 


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