Strange Beauty Practices from Around the World

“If the path be beautiful, let us not ask where it leads.” Anatole France In a world where the perception of what is truly beautiful varies, it comes as no surprise that the methods of achieving beauty also vary greatly. In the West, we have become accustomed to thinking that practices such as sucking fat from the body (liposuction), injecting … Read More >

June-30-2017 by Kelly

8 Fundamental Beauty Products for your Travel Bag

You’ve spent a lot of time, effort and thought acquiring just the right beauty products and now you are planning to travel away from home. However, before you go you need to pack some essential items – your beauty products. After all, who has the time to scour each destination they travel to in order to retrieve some item they’ve … Read More >

March-22-2017 by Kelly

Gift Ideas for Coworkers and Friends

Are you looking for that special gift for coworker or friend this holiday season?  We have you covered.  We have put together options that would be perfect for coworkers or friends. It may sound strange to put a friend and coworker in the same category but many of us spend more time at work with our coworkers than with family … Read More >

November-22-2016 by Kelly

Essential Skincare Tips for Men

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Several years ago the term “metro-sexual” entered the American lexicon. No one is quite sure how it did but it generally referred to men who took more than a passing interest in their own attire, mannerisms and grooming. Nowadays, it is becoming more and more accepted for men to pay attention to these things without being unfairly labeled. After all, … Read More >

November-17-2016 by Kelly

Coenzyme Q10: General in the War against Aging Skin

We’ve written about antioxidants and the role they play in counteracting the damaging effects of free radicals on the skin. Moreover, we’ve identified some of the common antioxidants such as vitamins A, C and E, but according to some experts not all antioxidants are created equal. Some are in fact “super” anti-oxidants because they are particularly effective in seeking out … Read More >

November-03-2016 by Kelly

Skin Care Tips Dermatologists Personally Recommend

No one knows how to care for skin more than those who study it for a living. Dermatologists spend many years studying the skin’s properties, composition, diseases that affect it, etc. Thus, it is only natural that they have invaluable information on how to craft an effective skin care regimen since their routine is supported by scientific knowledge and research. … Read More >

October-25-2016 by Kelly

Understanding Antioxidants and Free Radicals and How they Affect Your Skin

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Even a cursory glance of health related issues on the Internet will eventually expose most people to countless articles that mention anti-oxidants and their interaction with free radicals. The take away that many have is simple – antioxidants are good; free radicals are bad. But how much do you really know about these two substances and how they affect your … Read More >

October-18-2016 by Kelly