How To: Combat Dry Skin in the Winter
Nov14

How To: Combat Dry Skin in the Winter

Ah, the seasons.  With summer comes the infinite obsession with the high dew point levels in the air as you pray that you make it into the office without the humidity giving you a shiny, greasy face.  With winter comes the incessant battle against the low dew point levels in the air as you pray that your skin isn’t turning a horrid shade of gray, or worse…ash.  Thanks to harsh winds and extreme temperature changes, your body’s...

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What Makes Skin Of Color Beautiful, But So Vulnerable?
Nov11

What Makes Skin Of Color Beautiful, But So Vulnerable?

Women of color have special concerns when it comes to protecting the health and beauty of skin. We learned what makes skin of color beautiful, yet vulnerable. It is the melanin in the skin of color that protects it from the sun. Often women of color will look 10 years younger when compared to their counterparts with white skin. The melanin in the skin absorbs the ultraviolet light and prevents many of the changes that we associate...

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Keeping your face clean, beautiful and youthful
Nov11

Keeping your face clean, beautiful and youthful

When you see someone what is the first thing that you notice? His/her face! The glow of the skin, the perfectly shaped eyebrows that beautifully frame that person’s face, and that person’s lips and eyes. There’s nothing more embarassing or disheartening than a dull, dry face, unkempt eyebrows, or dry lips. These issues, however annoying they may be, are not irreversible. With the proper care and attention, you can...

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Proper Shaving Techniques for WOMEN
Nov11

Proper Shaving Techniques for WOMEN

Everyone has their individual preferences on the topic of facial and body hair. Some women like to embrace it, others want it to stay away and will go through any measure for removal. There are two primary methods of hair removal which are depilation, removal at the surface of the skin and epilation, removal beneath the surface of the skin. To learn more about hair removal visit www.hairremoval.org. On a daily basis, I meet women that...

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Be Loyal to Your Skincare Products
Nov11

Be Loyal to Your Skincare Products

Many of us have been handicapped by accessibility. We have taken on the attitude of gimmie what I want, how I want it, when I want it, period! This concept may be acceptable on a cruise line or in retail, but it is irrational when referring to personal skincare. It is vastly important to give the product’s ingredients time to produce change after initial usage and be consistent with your daily regimen. With whatever condition you are...

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