Category: Beauty

hair dying

Fixing Beauty Blunders

From home hair dye experiments gone wrong to brows that were plucked a tad too much, we’ve all experienced some sort of beauty blunder. Thankfully, the most common mistakes are fairly easy to fix — and I’m going to show you how. 1. Self-Tanner Overload Did you go a little crazy with self-tanner on your face?...

green tea mask

Facials You Can Make At Home

Most women realize the importance of a good facial to enhance the skin’s natural radiance. But facials aren’t just about beauty; there is an important health reason to take advantage of the deep cleansing a facial provides. The skin is the body’s largest organ. It performs several jobs, including acting as the first line of defense...

eyes brighning winter

Dark Circles Be Gone!

I get up at 7:15 in the morning to bring my daughter to school. When I return to the house, I scan several online newspapers for breaking news in my office. I work for a few hours, play with my son, feed and walk the dogs, make lunch, and then it’s time to pick up my...

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Are Artificial Nails Bad for You?

As a former chronic nail biter, I would do everything I could to make my nails look as good as possible given the circumstances. Oftentimes, this included heading to the salon and getting a full set of artificial nails put on. Even though they were fake, I loved the way my french tips looked because I...

slim and tone your legs

A Guide to At-home Waxing

If you’ve never waxed before but don’t want to shell out money for a professional salon treatment, there are many at-home waxing kits you could try. However, before you even think about waxing at home, you should know a few things before you take the plunge. Keep reading to discover a few tips and tricks to...

face

A Flawless Face Can Be Yours!

My skin began to defy me back in junior high, when pimples appeared in my life, and did not leave until my junior year of high school. Since I never wore sunscreen and subjected my skin to hours under the menacing sun, my skin has brown spots that reveal my dirty little secret. My skin is...

Mint Face Pack for Freshness and Glow

7 Natural Beauty Treatments You Can Make at Home

Natural beauty products are increasingly popular, but women don’t have to spend tons of money on store-bought creams, lotions or anything else. Continue reading for 7 natural beauty treatments you can make in the comfort of your own home, with ingredients you may already have around the house. 1. Hot Oil Treatment 1/2 cup olive oil...

plucking eyebrows

Tips and Tricks to Make Brow Plucking Less Annoying

Plucking your eyebrows can be irritating, annoying and a pain, but well-shaped brows are key to pulling your whole look together. Here are a few tips and tricks to make this nuisance chore a little less annoying. What You’ll Need 1. A good pair of slanted tweezers (I swear by Tweezerman slanted tweezers — they are...