Dear Dr. Google

Dear Dr. Google

96% of educated internet users consult Dr. Google first when they have a health concern. It is easy to understand why. It takes a matter of seconds to access an answer to your symptom on Google Search. You instantly get opinions from people and reputable sources like WebMD, Mayo, et ...
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Bandage Test for Skin Disorder Causes

Bandage Test for Skin Disorder Causes

I am constantly asked how can you tell if a skin disorder is caused internally or from exterior attacks.  Here is how I do it and why my trick works. The bandage test really works to help find the cause of skin disorders quickly. In our 15 years of research and ...
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Asymmetrical Dermatitis - Fact or Fiction

Asymmetrical Dermatitis – Fact or Fiction

Asymmetrical Dermatitis is a common diagnosis for a skin disorder that appears on one side of a person or animal.  Fact, Fiction or catchall diagnosis? A couple of years back I was attending an event at Capitol Drug Store in West Hollywood (WeHo) California. A mom stopped by because she ...
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Healthy Skin Makeup Remover

Healthy Skin Makeup Remover

Makeup Remover Trick.  Our theatrical actor friends have shared this super easy tip with us. As part of their occupation, they must wear heavier makeup for the stage. Based on their experience a cleansing lotion works best for fast and easy makeup removal. Their trick is to use an emollient, ...
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Groomers - Show and Tell

Groomers – Show and Tell

Groomers, show me your hands! We travel all over the US with our dog Jasper. He is a snow-white Bichon Frise. Jasper's coat care requires grooming every six weeks. I google to find a master certified groomer in the area. My initial visit with the new groomer starts the same ...
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PurPlay Condoms Safe

PurPlay Condoms Safe

An actor friend called me to tell me her engineer boyfriend said he couldn't use condoms with PurPlay. Why did I ask? He read somewhere that oil-based personal lubricants should not work with condoms. Not True! PurPlay is avocado and coconut oil, not petroleum or chemical based. Petroleum oils have ...
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Keys Infograms

Keys designs, develops and manufactures whole natural skincare and skin therapies that solve problems and make people feel good. Born from Wendy Steele's brush with Melanoma, Bob Root used first principle physics to develop functional natural medicines using ancient remedies merged with modern pure science and technology. The therapeutic proportions ...
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Why Daily SPF and Moisturizing?

Why Daily SPF and Moisturizing?

SPF Daily for Your Health & Youthful Appearance by Ashley Parker In the summer virtually, everyone gets a bottle of sunscreen for a long day outside whether it be at a beach, lake or pool etc.  It's important to protect your skin from UV rays.  However, applying sunscreen should not ...
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Antibacterial Foaming Soap

Galleyon Antibacterial Foaming Soap is Now Supercharged

Galleyon Natural Antibacterial Foaming Soap has been a cornerstone of Keys for near 15 years. Galleyon is an alternative to soaps that contained Triclosan. Unlike antibacterial soaps, it is not a biocide, so it does not kill our skin's natural Probiome. It reduces the levels of harmful bacteria without harming ...
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PurPlay Classic – A Personal Lubricant For Dryness

PurPlay Classic Has Suprised Us!  A Very Pleasant Surprise. We have learned a great deal very quickly after launching PurPlay just a month ago.  One thing that is clear is that it is much more.  It is also a personal lubricant for dryness. We began to think about the PurPlay ...
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Keys, Thievery Corporation and CafeCody.com - An Unlikely Group.

Keys, Thievery Corporation and CafeCody.com – An Unlikely Group.

Keys, Thievery Corporation and Cafe Cody - The Beginning Every company has many stories of how it started and defining moments that changed the course of its history.  For us, Thievery Corporation and Cafe Cody were defining moments. Every entrepreneur has good days, average days and some really bad experiences ...
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PurPlay Now

Keys PurPlay Now Available! PurPlay Personal Lubricants

PurPlay Now!   A new Line of Revolutionary Natural Personal Lubricants from Keys Three Unique Personal Lubricants Combine Herbal Extracts and Pure Oils to Stimulate and Calm.  Spray & Play™ PurPlay Now for Sale!  We are so happy to announcee that Purplay is now available!...Wendy Steele, Keys CEO "The PurPlay products ...
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Keys Tortuga Exfoliates, Moisturizes and Removes Makeup

Keys Tortuga Exfoliates, Moisturizes and Removes Makeup

Keys Tortuga To Exfoliate The Skin and More In the 1950’s virtually every woman owned a jar of Pond’s Cold Cream.  They removed makeup, washed their face, moisturized and exfoliated with it.  The problem was that it was full of chemicals and today’s natural woman wants something safer and healthier.  ...
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Keys Tips

Tips – Thinning Lotions

Thinning Keys Lotions We get lots of questions on our customer service system.  This week the dominant question has to do with thinning Keys lotions in cold weather.  We generally get very unique questions which is why we don’t have a FAQ page.  We answer each question individually.  Sometime we ...
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Keys Personal Lubricant Rumors - TMZ

Keys Personal Lubricant Rumors – TMZ

PurPlay - The Rumors are True Prototypes Are Out There A few years ago Keys engineers started working on a line of personal lubricants because we had so many requests for a better and natural product.   Although many people use Tortuga lotion as a personal lubricant, (Read Story) it ...
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New Keys Eye Butter Airless Pump

New Keys Eye Butter Airless Pump

A Keys Top Selling Product Now in a New Airless Pump Eye Butter is a wildly successful product for us.  In fact, Eye Butter has been a top selling Keys product since it was introduced almost 15 years ago.  The anti-aging properties, anti-allergenics, soothing, anti-puffies and makeup friendly properties are ...
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Apple - The Next Revolution in Healthcare & Wellness...A Keys Perspective

Apple – The Next Revolution in Healthcare & Wellness…A Keys Perspective

Apple - The Next Revolution is.... By Bob Root, Keys Founder and Technologist Being insiders in the medical and pharmaceutical industry, it is clear that there are many severe problems with our healthcare systems.  Young greedy new doctors flock to rich suburbs to make their fortunes. Many 65+ year old's ...
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SmallFlower Interviews Bob Root, Keys Scientist & Founder About Probiome

Smallflower Chats with Bob Root of Keys Natural Skincare & Beauty (Probiome) BY RACHEL RUSTEMEYER | JUNE 21, 2017 Keys Natural Skincare & Beauty (Probiome) was born after co-founder Wendy Steele was diagnosed with and beat melanoma. The cancer was gone, but she was still dealing with some nasty side ...
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Congrats America! You Did It. You Voted With Your Wallets

You Voted With Your Wallets!  Natural Products Are Mainstream in Grocery Stores. In my book, "Chemical-Free Skin Health®" I suggested that the fastest and best way to bring about change in Natural Products was to buy products that were pure and clean. Voting with your wallets. Boycotting the junk also ...
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Living Strong In A Hostile World – The Realities of Skin Cancer

My 20 Year Journey to Feel Safer in a Hostile Environment Twenty years ago I learned everything I could about how to protect my skin from ultra-violet radiation. Because I am a Melanoma skin cancer survivor UV awareness is critically important to me. Thus, my mission was to discover how ...
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Get Wise! – A New Skin Health Book by Bob Root – Well, sort of…

Get Wise! A skin health series eBook by Bob Root, Keys Scientist & Founder With all the things that can effect our skin everyday, it truly is time to Get Wise about our skin health.  The number one question I was asked from day one when my book Chemical-Free Skin ...
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Wendy's Regimen

Wendy’s Daily Keys Anti-Aging Regimen

Wendy's Regimen - Easy Steps for Simplifying Your Daily Skin Care Routine You don’t have to be expert with an overflowing cabinet of miracle products to take good daily care of your skin. More specifically, when caring for your face it is much more desirable to keep it simple. Besides ...
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Zinc Jel Testimonial – Mosquito Bites

Mosquito [single_testimonial id='4594'] Mosquito  Mosquito  Mosquito  Mosquito ...
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Love! The most powerful ingredient in Keys products

The most powerful ingredient in Keys products is Love! Keys products were born at the intersection of love and positive intention! I believe every product should be made with love and include the power of positive intention. One of the best parts of my job as Keys CEO is to ...
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Keys Valentines Day Love Story

A Keys Love Valentine Story This is a brief show about how Keys was started first as a love story before it ever became the idea for products.  This is the Keys Love Story Watch on YouTube Keys Love - Our Story What happens when a brainiac boyfriend discovers ...
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Cold, Flu Bronchitis? Keys VaporJel To The Rescue!

Bronchitis Sucks. Keys VaporJel To The Rescue! In the not so long ago past if you wanted some fast relief from congestion you took the vapors from Smelling Salts. The problem was that you would have been killing your lungs and smell nerve receptors.  Keys VaporJel is the updated natural ...
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A 20 Year Anniversary - Bob and Wendy Back In Santa Fe

A 20 Year Anniversary – Bob and Wendy Back In Santa Fe

This January 1st marked the 2oth anniversary for Bob and Wendy.  What began as a chance meeting at Larry Wilson's Ranch in Santa Fe New Mexico turned into a lifelong passion for each other and their projects.  This is one of those stories about how Keys started. 20 Years in ...
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The Winner Is....Fiona - August KODA Dog of the Month

The Winner Is….Fiona – August KODA Dog of the Month

...And the Winner is! Winner! Our KODA Dog Bandana Photo Contest has been a huge hit and lots of fun.  The contest will run through the end of September, so there is still time to enter and win.  Click Here to read more about the contest. The August Winner is ...
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FDA Bans Triclosan – EPA, Your Turn

Triclosan and 18 Other Chemicals Banned In Antibacterial Soaps and Hand Sanitizers By Bob Root Keys CTO and Author of Chemical-Free Skin Health® I must first admit that I have little use for Non Governmental Organizations (NGO's), industry consultants and individuals who gain income, notoriety or donations based on creating ...
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Keys Saves You Time and Money – Buy Direct or From Our Resellers

Buy Direct or Buy From Resellers Buying From Dealers Its your choice to buy direct or buy from one of our resellers.  We have a large list of retailers that you can buy from at their establishments or online.  It is convenient to be able to buy Keys while you ...
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Solar Rx Daily Sunscreen – Anti-Aging, Sun Protection, BB Cream and More!

Solar Rx Anti-Aging and More! Bob Root, Keys Technologist When Wendy Steele asked me to develop a sunscreen for her after beating Melanoma, she needed UVA and UVB blocking.  What she wanted was a cosmetically clear anti-aging moisturizer that would prevent aging.  The product, Solar Rx was heralded as innovative ...
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Solar Rx – Top Ranked by EWG 2016 Sunscreen Report

Solar Rx Top Ranked Ten Years by Wendy Steele, Keys CEO I am always please to be ranked in the safest and most efficacious category for our products.  Solar Rx has been ranked by the EWG 2016 Sunscreen Report top in the "Moisturizer with Sunscreen group.  It has been at the ...
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Avo Jel vs. Petroleum Jelly for Sports

Avo Jel - The Alternative To Petroleum Jelly! When we designed Avo Jel to be a vegan replacement for petroleum jelly, we quickly realized that it would not only replace petroleum jelly, but would add more things that is could do because it is avocado oil jelly.  Yes, you ...
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The Triathlete & Keys New Jel Products

Triathlete and Keys Alternative Naturals One of the main reason we developed the entire line of Keys Alternative Naturals was for triathlete and strenuous sports fans.  We attended Surf Expo last year in hopes of gaining insight into the competitive performance market and we were not disappointed at the results ...
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Aco Jel Instead Of Grease

Keys Avo Jel Instead Of Silicone Grease – DIY

Need Grease?  A little dab of Avo Jel will do. Many devices around the home often call for lubrication with food grade silicone grease or petroleum jelly.  If you are like me, the idea of using silicone or petrolatum that comes in contact with my food or water is not ...
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Urban Shield

Dynamic Duo – Keys RediCare and Urban Shield

Urban Shield a New Keys Star! Just a few weeks ago we introduced our new line called Alternative Naturals™.  Among the inductees was a new product called Urban Shield.  Urban Shield has been in development for over five years and is a very close kin to Keys Super Star ...
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Avo Jel – Not Just a Vegan Alternative to Petroleum Jelly

Keys products are always 180º from ordinary.  They are extraordinary.  Our products always have more then one purpose and are always focused on solving problems and making our customers feel good. Yes, Avo Jel is a vegan alternative to petroleum jelly, but it is much much more. When we recently ...
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Alternative Naturals™ New Functional Line From Keys – REVOLUTIONARY

Alternative Naturals™ The Alternative Naturals™ challenge began over 6 years ago.  When Keys founder Bob Root learned of significant skin disorders afflicting the astronauts on the US International Space Station, he thought there must be a way.  Lotions and liquids just do not work well in zero-gravity.  The challenge was to ...
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Keys Tortuga Lotion for Vaginal Dryness & Menopausal Symptoms

Keys Tortuga Lotion for Vaginal Dryness Wendy Steele Keys CEO We get a lot of questions on our Keys Customer Service system. Among the top questions are about dealing with the symptoms of menopause. Recently, we have had a very large number of women reaching out to us and asking ...
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Keys Celebrates Ten Years With News – OTC & New Director of Sales

Press Release: Keys Plans OTC Natural Product Line Taps Industry Veteran To Innovate Sales Effort. Today, Wendy Steele, Keys CEO announced that the Keys brand of skin care products is planning to expand into the OTC (over the counter) segment with a line of natural remedies.  She also announced an ...
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Super Lice – RediCare Works!

There are reports all over the US of a resistant strain of super lice that are not controlled by convention lice treatments.  I have been aware of this for a couple of years, but without scientists raising the warning flag, my words have fallen short. Our customers have reported that our ...
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Glucosamine HCL + Chondroitin Sulfate Might Be As Effective AS NSAID’s For Dogs & Humans

Glucosamine HCL Information Below is a blurb from the Natural Products Association released this morning about the use of Glucosamine HCL as a pain reliever. We have known for quite a while that our customers using our KODA Proflexoil for their dogs have noted a reduction in pain and symptoms ...
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Safe Cosmetics Campaign & Keys – Red Lists

Keys was an early supporter of the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics.  As a Champion Company for the Campaign, we have promoted the Dirty Dozen and later, Dirty 30 chemicals that you should avoid in your skin care and hair care products.   Safe Cosmetics has recently done a great job ...
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Balding? Hair Re-growth? – Keys Island Rx!

Keys Island Rx May Be The Answer by Bob Root, Keys Scientist As a natural products company we are not allowed to make claims unless we follow a clinical trial process.  We are able to report what our customers tell us. It was not to far after we began ...
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Keys Solar Rx – Now Smoother!

As a Keys follower, you know that we are always on a constant quest to make our products more effective, more functional and feel better.  This quest is a constant look at ingredients and processes.  Keys Solar Rx is the latest upgrade in a process that makes it smoother, silkier ...
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DIY Bacteria Handprint

Don’t Freak Out. Its Mostly Good Bacteria. Keys DIY

A Unique Keys DIY Way To Show How Your Childs Handprint Can Lead To Good Hygiene! This is actually a great science project for kids to learn about bacteria in their environment. Tasha Sturm at Cabrillo College posted this image on MicrobeWorld and I happened to see it. Basically, Tasha took a ...
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Keys Congrats Ele Keats – Insidious 3 Movie Opens Big

Keys, A Big Fan of Ele Keats We wanted to give a big Keys shout-out to Ele Keats who is staring in the movie Insidious 3 premiered in Hollywood this weekend.  Ele has a prominent part of the movie and we are so happy for her success. Ele has been a ...
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Help Us! Like and Follow Keys on Twitter, Facebook & Pinterest

Keys tag line, "Ancient Remedies with Modern Technology" not only applies to our products.  It also applies to our business systems.  We strive constantly improve our delivery of content designed to help our customers make decisions about the products that they use.  The one thing that drives us most is creating shortcuts to ...
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Keys Solar Rx Tops EWG Sunscreen Report List – Reports Rodale (Prevention Magazine)

The Most Dangerous (and Safer) Sunscreens Environmental Working Group (EWG) unveils its 2015 "Guide to Sunscreens." BY LEAH ZERBE PHOTOGRAPH BY THINKSTOCK Trying to find the safest, most effective sunscreen used to be a real hassle. Sky-high SPFs might give you a false sense of security, and newer aerosol sprays ...
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Keys DIY – Makeup Remover

This is a simple Keys DIY to cleanse, remove makeup and moisturize in one-step.  My friend the Broadway actor told me that she uses Keys Tortuga Lotion as a makeup remover for her heavy stage makeup.  So, I figure that this will work for everyone else wanting to remove makeup ...
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Keys KODA Products Help with ACL/Joint Issues in Small Dogs

Keys KODA LifeTrace, Proflexoil and Omega life supplement joint and ACL issues in small young dogs. Add a Paleo diet and long walks extends their lives. There has been a lot of chatter recently about young small dogs needing ACL and knee replacement surgery.  Around the age of 10, ...
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Keys DIY – Non Abrasive Facial Exfolient

Many years ago a Broadway actor taught me a trick using our Tortuga.  In those early days I did not know that most actors prefer not to use abrasive facial scrubs.  She told me that she uses our Tortuga lotion to exfoliate her skin by slowly massaging the lotion into ...
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Keys DIY – Collagen Facial Scrub Exfolient

If there is one product that is the most asked for, it is an exfoliant scrub.  So, before I describe this DIY project, I first want to say that I do not like using abrasive scrubs on the skin.  To me, scratching off that dead layer of skin can be ...
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May is Melanoma Awareness Month at Keys

It is Time To Get Wise!  by Wendy Steele, Keys CEO and Melanoma Survivor Those of you that know me, know that it is my fault for the creation of Keys.  Well the truth is, it was a diagnosis of my Melanoma and a reaction of prescription products and over ...
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The KODA Product Story – Keys for Dogs

Click on the video below to see the features benefits and advantages of the ten KODA products for dogs.  This presentation was developed for Veterinarians to give them a better understand of the natural functional benefits of KODA products. Click on the image below and when the video appears, click ...
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Keys diy – How To: Make an Omega Protein Facial Mask

Keys DIY or "Do It Yourself" for younger clearer looking skin Many people have asked why we do not make a facial mask.  The simple answer is that the best mask for the skin has to be made fresh to have the greatest benefit.  As much as we try, there ...
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EWG Sun Safety Campaign – Keys Supports Effort

Keys Supports Efforts of the EWG Sun Safety Campaign with New Book and Website Banners Keys is a proud supporter of the EWG Sun Safety Campaign.  For over ten years, Keys CEO, Wendy Steele, has pounded on the industry to create a campaign to educate end users about the effects ...
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Miracle Dogs Rescue Stories – A New Book

We love it when we find greatness.  It is especially wonderful when greatness has something to do with our furry friends.  We discovered Liz and Jack because they are KODA users and the images and stories in this book are wonderful to say the least. Miracle Dogs is an unforgettable ...
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Keys Cross RediCare – The Many Uses

Keys Cross RediCare Healing Spray Keys products have always had many uses.  These uses are Cross-Functional hence the name of this new category called Keys Cross. Over our ten years, our customers have told us at seminars, book signings and online of how they use our products.  Every product we ...
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Keys Cross Solar Rx – The Many Uses

Keys Cross Solar Rx Keys products have always had many uses.  These uses are Cross-Functional hence the name of this new category called Keys Cross. Over our ten years, our customers have told us at seminars, book signings and online of how they use our products.  Every product we ...
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