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    FLASH FACT: Banana
    • Double Serum, with organic green banana extract
    • Andy Warhol for The Velvet Underground and Nico, 1967
    • Gwen Stefani's video for Hollaback Girl, 2005
    • Prada's Spring 2011 bananas collection
    • WAH Nails banana manicure in London
    • French fashion editor Julia Sarr-Jamois in Paris
    • Aldo's banana campaign
    • From StyleAndLifeInTokyo.Blogspot.com
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    With its slender silhouette and large hanging leaves, banana plants may look like trees but they're actually giant grasses.  We use organic green banana extract from the Dominican Republic as an exclusive active ingredient.  In our products, banana encourages collagen synthesis and healthy skin structure - which means it's a perfect ingredient for our age-defying Double Serum.

    But we're not the only ones adoring this grocery story staple.  Andy Warhol made a banana silkscreen for his famous Velvet Underground album cover in 1967, Prada's infamous banana prints became street style staples in 2011, Gwen Stefani and Rachel Zoe both declare their favorite things are "Bananas!" (or in Gwen's case, "B-A-N-A-N-A-S!") - and don't even get us started on Curious George...

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