What were makeup and beauty products like hundreds of years ago? I always imaged something silly, like using berries instead of lipstick. But there was actually a lot of really weird stuff going on in historic cosmetics, and a lot of it was really dangerous. I'm not talking about Botox: I'm talking
Okay, okay, let’s face it. No matter where you are in the country, chances are it’s burning up outside. Thanks to the humidity, you’re sweating profusely the moment you walk out the door so as far as your makeup goes, it’s a wrap.
If you go to the store for sure you will find a lot of products for anti-aging skin care. But which one should you choose? The truth is that the decision can sometimes be overwhelming. However there are some tips that you could use to find the best products for you.
I met some people recently, and we got to talking about skincare. We were discussing various products like cleansing oils, serums and toners or lotions. I was mildly surprised (putting it mildly) when the consensus was that including cleansing, the most products the other ladies put on their faces w
Being a lipstick blogger with access to a wardrobe of lip balms does not mean I am immune to flakes and chapped lips. Keeping lips in top condition requires dedication, and I turn to my trusted list of products below to get my lips in swatch-worthy shape. Healthy lips are just as important as a
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As I’ve mentioned before, I have the world’s most sensitive skin. I spent my teen years in and out of dermatologists trying out new acne products, have skin peels done, and all sorts of other procedures to try and make my skin look presentable [...]
We ladies are always on the hunt for simple ways to keep our fine selves looking, well, impossibly fine without having to sacrifice our health. Which is why I’m excited to have recently fallen in love with some natural supplements that have helped me fix and amp up my hair, nails, and skin.
Beauty Tips from the Stars
You actually don’t need to splurge on beauty finds to stay looking sexy this spring. In your kitchen, office, and bathroom, you’ve got all the tools needed for all your acne fighting, hair lightening, and fab-nail regimens. So come next month, save the $plurging for your wardrobe and keep your l
These days we are surrounded by a growing beauty product trend; cosmetic, hair, and skin goods labeled “green,” “organic,” and “natural” (it sounds like the description of the spinach salad I had for lunch). From deodorant to shampoo to lipstick, you won’t be hard-pressed to find a na
The word “natural” has become a major promotional advertising buzzword used to attract and convince consumers that what’s inside the package is really made of all natural ingredients. However, not all beauty products that supposedly contain organic properties really deliver on what they advert
In the last year or so, dry brushing has replaced the usual body exfoliants for me. I bought this brush at the food co-op near my college town for around $12, and should last me quite a few years, unlike chemical-ridden exfoliants which will have to be replaced on a regular basis. The only mainten
Having healthy and flawlessly beautiful skin is every girl’s dream. However, the truth is far from our dreams. A lot of women complain about acne, blemishes, dark spots, early aging and other skin problems. While many of us might not have any major issue with our skin, our problem is that it’s n
Homemade soap is easier to make than you think! Learn how to make your own soap several different ways like cold process and hot process with ingredients like glycerin, coconut oil, oatmeal and even natural soap recipes.
Many naturals like the “no shampoo” or “no poo” approach to hair care (although we should note that shampoo is not inherently bad, and there are quite a few that do a great job of cleansing without stripping), and have to decide which cleansing alternative is best for them. We’ve compiled