Summer Time Skin Care Tips!
Jun24

Summer Time Skin Care Tips!

The summer time is approaching ladies.   It is said that African Americans adjust better to heat and the sun than some other ethnicities.  However, that does not mean that we are free from the dangers of over exposure from the sun and heat.   Here are some skin care tips to keep your skin healthy during the summer while maintaining a natural glow.   1. Staying Hydrated Will Keep Your Skin Moisturized Have you ever heard the...

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Safely Cleaning Your Ears
Jun08

Safely Cleaning Your Ears

Perk up your Ears You’re getting dressed up for a special night out on the town.   You’re wearing your best “freakum” dress.  Your hair is perfect; Makeup flawless.  Everything is in place.   You take a look at yourself in the mirror and think, “So fresh and So clean”.   That special someone is taking you out for a romantic evening.  You look so good; he wants to get closer so he can whisper sweet nothings.  Just as he’s about to slip...

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Arching, Waxing, Threading….What’s Best for Me?
Jun06

Arching, Waxing, Threading….What’s Best for Me?

It has been said the eyebrows are one of the most important features on the face.   They shape the eyes and bring balance to the face which is very important.   This article will discuss the most common ways women choose to have their brows styled, including the pros and cons to each method. Arching For the purposes of this article the term arching describes using a razor blade and a buffer to removed unwanted hair from the brow...

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How To: Get Rid of Dark Spots
May23

How To: Get Rid of Dark Spots

Melanin may have blessed African Americans with skin that’s more resistant to aging, but one issue that melanin does not protect us from (and actually enhances!) is the dark spots that come from skin eruptions.   How many of you think that the dark spots and blemishes that remain on our skin after a pimple outbreak are at least better than the pimple itself?   Anyone?  Exactly.   The dark, hyper-pigmented areas that show up after a...

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Skin Care From Your Kitchen/Bathroom Cupboard
May09

Skin Care From Your Kitchen/Bathroom Cupboard

You expect to find some of the best beauty products in the world in the makeup departments of luxury retailers like Henri Bendel’s and Saks Fifth Avenue, but are you aware that some of the best beauty products are also found in the everyday products found in your home?   Check out below for some great beauty aids that can be found right in your kitchen or bathroom cupboards. Miracle Whip Facial Miracle Whip Salad Dressing can be...

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