Five Skincare Mistakes To Avoid
Apr02

Five Skincare Mistakes To Avoid

If only my skin could stay young and supple without blemish or spot for the rest of my life.   Sounds like wishful thinking? Well it is to a certain extent, the older we get the more effort needs to be expended in order to maintain healthy, youthful looking skin.   This is not a process that only movie stars or pop idols need to do because of their jobs, but it is something the ordinary person can do to ensure that their skin is as...

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Five Ways to Lose Weight At Home Without Going to the Gym
Mar16

Five Ways to Lose Weight At Home Without Going to the Gym

Every year women make a new resolve to keep in shape and to stay healthy.  For some people, these resolutions are usually good for one week out of the New Year and then it is back to the old habits.   The problem with some of these resolutions is that they are nearly impossible to keep, given our schedules or lack of funds.  When it comes to exercise, there are several ways that a person can lose weight from home without having to...

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Three Super Foods That Are Good To Eat and Good To Use On Hair and Skin
Mar16

Three Super Foods That Are Good To Eat and Good To Use On Hair and Skin

I am personally on a quest for the best and most natural way to treat my hair.   The more natural I go, the better my hair seems to look.   So as a proponent of the natural way, I spend most of my time shopping for my hair products at the farmer’s market or the supermarket.   I know that sounds weird but it really seems to work for me.   There are some foods that are yummy when you eat them but they work just as well...

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Carrots, Hair, and Skin Care, Oh My!
Mar15

Carrots, Hair, and Skin Care, Oh My!

I use a hair lotion called ORS Carrot Oil and I have a face mask called Yes To Carrots Exfoliating and Soothing Mud Mask.  Until now, I have not really given it much thought that the main ingredient used in these products is a carrot.  Which means, that carrots should be very beneficial to hair and skin.  It stands to reason that if it is commercially prepared for hair and skin, the little orange vegetables that are available every...

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Multilingual and Frustrated
Feb15

Multilingual and Frustrated

I repeatedly asked for them to NOT put a part in my hair, for the braids to go straight back. They said, “They’ll be no part. Don’t worry. We have been doing this for 18 years. We know what we’re doing”. When it seemed like they were forming a part I said, “I said no parts!” an explained to them that I have a little head and hair around my face will further swallow my face. They said,...

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