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It's Influenster time again! I received the Staycation VoxBox, full of great complimentary products for me to try. First up is a moisturizer for blemish-prone skin. Lately, my bedtime skin routine includes a Murad moisturizer from their anti-acne line and two Mario Badescu products: an anti-acne serum and a glycolic gel. I was excited about the prospect of one product replacing all three of those, because the SheaMoisture product is a moisturizing gel in a serum-like consistency.

The product claims to "dr[y] invisibly to provide ultra-light hydration while helping to balance oily, blemish-prone skin." But the first two mornings after using this, my skin felt more oily than usual. And on the third day, I broke out. It was about time for me to break out anyway, so I'm not sure I can say this product had anything to do with that. 
I will say that the gel is great at moisturizing. And with continued use, the oiliness has balanced out. The thing I had to realize is that t…

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