International Beauty Tips
Nov14

International Beauty Tips

Being raised in the USA, I naturally got sucked into the world of beauty obsession, keeping up with expensive brand name cosmetics. I never knew what exactly I was applying to my face, but hey, it must work if Halle Berry is advertising it. It wasn’t until 2 years ago that I realized women of my culture have mastered the secrets to beauty, and they never traded their traditional beauty tools for the modern market of cosmetics....

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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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