Category: Health

hair loss

Being Sensitive about His Hair Loss

If your partner or husband has a lot more of his scalp showing than he did this time last year, if you’re finding alarming amounts of his hair in the vacuum cleaner, or if his hairline is accelerating toward the back of his head, it’s probably time to face the facts — he’s losing his hair....

green beans

Behold the Green Bean Casserole

In 2015, the Green Bean Casserole celebrated its 60th Anniversary as one of this country’s favorite holiday dinner side dishes. So from where did this piece of Americana originate? Appropriately enough, from the company that provides products that are dinnertime staples in many American homes — the Campbell Soup Company. The year was 1955, Dorcas Reilly...

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Bake for Now and Later

Do you ever wish that you could have homemade baked goods ready on a moment’s notice? Wouldn’t it be nice to always be prepared for unexpected guests? Baking now and freezing for later is the solution. You’d be amazed how many baked goods, when properly packaged and frozen, can taste fresh months later. Best of all,...

Chocolate

Another Reason to Indulge: Health Benefits of Chocolate

Just in case you needed an excuse, a new study gives us more reason to indulge in chocolate. Previous studies have revealed health benefits associated with eating dark chocolate. The latest study shows that cocoa can reduce the inflammation associated with migraine headaches. At the International Headache Congress meeting in Philadelphia, researchers claimed that cocoa powder...

eyelashes

5 Reasons to Use the Latisse Treatment for Lengthening Your Eyelashes

  This is a guest post courtesy of Dr. Christopher Pavlou, the Founder, Owner, and practicing medical and aesthetics doctor at Skin Technique in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Latisse is a great treatment for thin, short eyelashes that is taking the beauty industry by storm. It was discovered from a drug used to treat glaucoma that doctors...

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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...

curly hair

How to Use Heat to Straighten Curly Human Hair Extensions

Did you know that you can take your curly human hair extensions from big, bouncy curls to sleek and straight in a matter of minutes? Curly human hair extensions are so versatile that they can be straightened just a little to give you curls that are looser and have a little less body or straightened all...

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What You Need to Know About Glucose

The body is an amazing thing. Everybody is generally made the same way. There are many things that the body has in place to maintain a healthy body like the way that the body process foods and their sugars. But, there are some bodies that do not function as well as they should. These bodies have trouble...