Archive for 'Beauty & Skincare'
Few women can take comfort in the fact that cellulite affects an estimated 90 percent of all females- they would rather it not be a concern at all! However, they are not alone in their plight for smooth skin- about 10 percent of men have cellulite, too. Although men and women typically suffer from different ‘trouble zones’ due to differentiation in fat deposits, hormones and skin thickness – women tend to yearn for smooth thighs, while men who suffer from it tend to have it appear on their necks or abdomens– reducing its appearance is a universal goal!Full Story
There is no need to be shy about wearing that swimsuit- you can help reduce the appearance of cellulite ! Many women consider cellulite to be one of their most hated ‘flaws’, and it’s said to affect more than 90 percent of all women, to some extent. Cellulite is especially frustrating because weight loss and exercise alone usually cannot make it disappear.Full Story
UV levels are known to vary between climates and geography, but the damaging effects can still harm your skin, from causing premature aging to increasing the risk of skin cancer, the most prevalent form of cancer in the United States. Further, UV light reflects off clouds and snow, so even on days when you think it may be safe to skip skincare protection, you should really be mindful of getting extra exposure.Full Story
Natural moisture-promoting creams can help the epidermis hold onto water longer to help achieve younger looking skin. Emollients, including essential oils from plants occurring in nature, fill the spaces between skin cells and help replace the lipids that give skin a healthy glow.Full Story
These days it’s hard to find skin products without all the harsh chemicals, but luckily ingredients as close as your kitchen cupboard can act as natural skin care treatments to help keep your skin feeling and looking its best!Full Story
With the abundance of chemicals in most of today’s beauty products in the market, it’s no wonder that many of us have tried to find alternative ways for looking great the natural way! Maybe you’ve tried making soothing oatmeal facial skin care masks, or have put eggs into your hair for added shine. Another great super easy trick to try for healthy, glowing skin is to use grapes as a natural skin care cleanser.Full Story
Did you know the skin is the largest organ in the human body and is responsible for ¼ of the body’s detoxification each day? It is also the most important elimination organ and gets rid of approximately two pounds of waste acids a day. The skin receives one third of all the blood that circulates in the body and is the first organ to show signs of imbalance. For this reason, dry brushing is one of the most simple at home methods of promoting overall health.Full Story
Coconut oil is a healthy alternative to skin care products and has been said to be one of the best natural moisturizers out there, not only does it moisturize the skin without the use of harmful chemicals, it’s also loaded with antioxidants to help repair skin damage and strengthen skin tissues, thereby preventing wrinkles.Full Story
A healthy immune system is vital to good health, so when it is compromised or deficient in any way, other aspects of our overall well-being are likely to suffer, including the health of our skin.
Further, our skin and mucous membranes are considered the outer barriers of our immune system and the body’s first line of defense against bacteria, viruses, and other organisms. When the skin is in poor condition, we are therefore more susceptible to other illnesses.Full Story
A beautiful smile can help us accomplish many things in life but many of us feel less then comfortable flashing our not- so -pearly whites.Full Story