Keeping Your Skin Healthy and Thriving After 40
As you age, your skin not only loses moisture, but it also loses vital elasticity that’s important to appearance and overall health. Because your skin is your largest organ of the body, it takes a lot of nutrients to maintain its structural integrity. If you’re over 40, you may have tried several moisturizers and creams […]Natural Skin Care: Avoid These 10 Very Hazardous Chemicals
Categories: Natural Skin Care
Most of us have NO IDEA about what’s in the beauty and skin care products we used this morning. Even if we’re interested in natural skin care we often believe that ‘they’ are watching out for us. Not so! There are hundreds of deadly chemicals that are commonly used and if you check the ingredients label […]How to Stop Biting, Chewing & Gnawing On Your Poor Nails
There are ways to stop biting, gnawing and chewing on your poor mistreated nails. Depending on the gravity and the reason why you are biting them in the first place, it may involve a series of behavioral treatments which are focused on discouraging the habit. This way, you can replace it with a more constructive […]2 Mint Recipes To Make You ‘Beautemous’!
My grandmother always used the word “beautemous” … drawing out the last syllables, and here are two mint recipes that just might do that. One is for thicker hair and one is for a lip balm for fuller lips. Both are compliments of Woman’s World magazine. And, if you’re worried about finding mint now that […]Dry Skin Brushing Gets A Thumbs Up
Categories: Beauty, Natural Skin Care
A month or so ago I bought a dry skin brush and decided to experiment with the dry skin brushing phenomenon. The important word here is “dry” – you don’t brush in the shower with a wet brush. Instead, you brush your dry skin and there are lots of reasons to try it. What’s So […]Body Scrubs? What???
If you pay attention to health and beauty sites, you will find lots of references to “scrubs” for your skin. What in the world are they talking about? The point of a body scrub is to remove dead skin from the surface. The dead skin cells keep the new skin from shining through. The new […]DIY Pumpkin Spice Coffee Scrub
Coffee scrubs are very popular right now, and some of them have hefty prices. But it’s simple to make your own coffee scrub in only a few minutes and using just a few simple ingredients. Here are four really powerful reasons to make your own. 1. Buying A Coffee Body Scrub Ain’t Cheap, Folks! Check […]7 Natural Remedies for Adult Acne
Categories: Beauty, Mixed Bag
Here are seven natural remedies for acne. However, I’m not making the mistake of thinking that you’re a teenager. Possibly you are but the truth is that acne affects people of all ages, even though teenagers suffer for it more than us older folks. So before you go racing out and spend a fortune at […]DIY Pumpkin Conditioner For Shiny Hair
I don’t know about you but I think of pumpkin as a fall vegetable that isn’t much in use the rest of the year. But here is a great use of pumpkin that will definitely improve the looks of your hair, especially if it’s dry, dull and lifeless. Pumpkin Conditioner Recipe For Shiny Hair 2 […]2 Beauty Recipes For Gorgeous Skin
If you’re looking for beauty recipes, here are two that are very, very healthy and good for your skin. They give that famous ‘glow’ and minimize lines and wrinkles. Make A Thyme Astringent That Will Minimize Pores and Tighten Skin You can make a nice purifying scrub with two simple ingredients: thyme (pictured above) and […]