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Bollocks Ingredients in Female Beauty Products

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The pseudo-science of female beauty products is amazing to behold. Here are some of the more bonkers “active ingredients” I jotted down while waiting for a prescription in a pharmacy last night.

  • Co-Resistium
  • Liposomes
  • Ceramides
  • Adrenalyse
  • Adenoxine
  • Ubiquinone
  • Retinol
  • Phyto Flavone
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Written by Joe

January 26, 2006 at 8:59 pm

Posted in Uncategorized

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  1. And pronouncing them is half the fun…..

    circe

    January 26, 2006 at 11:40 pm

  2. Funny thing is, if you search for them, most of the sites they are mentioned on are in a foreign language, usually French. I did find out Retinol is actually Vitamin A.

    Joe

    January 27, 2006 at 6:26 pm

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