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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Eyebrow Shaping Methods
Feb29

Eyebrow Shaping Methods

There is no doubt that maintaining well-groomed eyebrows works wonders on improving your appearance.  Knowing what options you have to create and keep your eyebrows looking great around the clock is essential.  Whether or not you are a newbie or expert in eyebrow shaping, having options is always welcomed.  Here are several different methods of shaping (simplified) for you to try out. Shaving Most women opt for this method because it...

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Exfoliate Skin: Three Homemade Recipes
Feb15

Exfoliate Skin: Three Homemade Recipes

Have you ever noticed that person who visits the spa on a regular basis has skin that look like it is much more youthful and smooth?   My girlfriends and I have a tendency to people watch when we go to the mall.  The food court is near a spa and we sit and speculate about the ladies who are regular spa goers.   The ladies who go to the spa have smoother looking skin and we can usually see the difference between those women who...

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Why You Should NOT Use Bar Soap on Your Face
Feb07

Why You Should NOT Use Bar Soap on Your Face

Many African American sistas are breaking barriers and becoming more and more comfortable with naturally expressing ourselves.   We show this through our hair journeys, exquisite makeup techniques, nail and body art and not to mention, our creative and stylish ensembles.   Simply put, we are breaking beauty barriers as Tyra Banks would say and making strides toward building self worth one woman at a time.   And here it comes…BUT, what...

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Stay Matte and Oil Free All Day Long
Jan31

Stay Matte and Oil Free All Day Long

If the glare of your nose blinds you as you walk out of your front door for work each morning, then perhaps you have an oil issue, or at the least combination skin.   By now, you should have heard that dabbing instead of wiping is better in controlling oil build up.   Fact ofthe matter is, no matter what you do the oil always comes right back again.   I am about to share a little secret with you that works for every skin type no...

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