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Posted: Thursday, July 17, 2014 4:44 am | Updated: 1:32 am, Fri Jul 18, 2014.

(NAPSI)—A material so light it’s barely there—and so good at catching particles it was used by NASA to capture interstellar dust—can make a major difference in how men look and feel.

That’s because this advanced material, aerolite, based on the science of aerogel, is also used in skin care formulations made to treat men’s oily skin.

The chemists at Kiehl’s Since 1851 created a way for men to manage excess oil with aerolite. Its highly porous structure and large surface area can absorb four times its own weight in oil. Oil Eliminator 24-hour Anti-Shine Moisturizer, with aerolite technology, not only uses the space-age ingredient, the product actually went to the edge of space. A weather balloon lifted a tube of Kiehl’s Oil Eliminator 110,000 feet above the Earth. To view the journey to the edge of space and back, go to

At, you can enter the “Put Some Space On Your Face” contest with your own, customized action figure going into space, too. Just post a photo of yourself in midair to Instagram, Twitter or Facebook, using hashtag #SpaceFace and #Contest.

The full Oil Eliminator skin care regimen is available at, by mail order, or from (800) KIEHLS-2.


On the Net:North American Precis Syndicate, Inc.(NAPSI)

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