Beauty, Weight Loss
Many of us have put on some pounds during the COVID-19 pandemic. In fact, according to a Nutrisystem survey with over 2,000 people conducted by OnePoll, around 91% of respondents have gained weight since March 2020. Even reality star Dorinda Medley can relate.
Best known for her role on “The Real Housewives of New York,” Dorinda is just like 71% of those surveyed who are trying to keep a weight loss goal in 2021. She’s keeping it real and spilling the tea on how she is getting back on track.
“Listen, we’ve all gained a little wait during COVID,” says Medley. “At least I have.” That’s until she decided to try Nutrisystem.
“I can’t tell you how amazing I feel after just a few months on their program,” she explains...
Anti-Aging, Beauty, General, Good products - Bad products
Every woman wants to look as beautiful as possible, and in order to do so, various beauty products are often necessary. If you notice that you’ve been spending an excessive amount of money on your beauty routine, and you can no longer afford it, there are ways to save money. In fact, here is a list of smart ways to save on your beauty routine.
Look for coupons
Coupons can help you save substantially on beauty items that you regularly use. These coupons can be found online, in the Sunday newspaper, or even directly from the manufacturer. For instance, if you are a fan of Maybelline products, why don’t visit the manufacturer’s website? You might luck out and find some printable coupons right on their site...
Perhaps you just want to have beautiful skin or see fewer wrinkles in the mirror. One way that movie stars like Jennifer Aniston maintains her beautiful skin is through collagen peptides. One reason is because that collagen is a major component of skin and plays a role in strengthening skin. Collagen may benefit elasticity giving your skin some bounce back. It also is important to hydrate your skin and collagen does just that. Another beauty tip that I share with Jennifer Aniston is the use of hyaluronic acid. The product that I love of hers is Aveeno Absolutely Ageless restorative night cream. I’ve found great results with this product as well. In my case it visually stopped the progression of wrinkles before the jar was even gone; although similar results may vary...
Beauty, General, Skin Care
Now that I’ve caught your attention, let me apologize, your momma probably has really nourished hair. But just in case, it often takes a lot of effort to moisturizing dry and dull hair. It takes a bit of determination to fix hair woes like breakage, frizz, split ends, and frizz. It’s important to make sure that your locks stay moisturized all the time to prevent dry hair. If you’re looking for a long-term solution to lock in the moisture in your hair, continue reading to find out some smart tricks to keep your locks moisturized, hydrated, and healthy.
Keep in mind that hair has different types, so each type has its own unique needs. Therefore, one-size-fits-all moisturizing solutions are hard to find...
Beauty, General, Good products - Bad products
Sometimes it’s hard to understand what your skin needs to be as healthy as possible. And acne is one of the most common problems among youngsters or teenagers. Acne starts when the pores in your skin get clogged with oil or dead skin cells.
There are some factors that cause acne- like genetic, diet, stress, or infection. There are many treatments for acne like salicylic acid or, niacinamide, they are the most effective spot treatment, but they can be expensive and have side effects too like dryness, irritation, and redness.
So, if you want to try standard clinical treatments make sure you take all the precautions suggested by your doctor, or you can try some of the famous home remedies. Home remedies are also effective and they don’t have any side effects.
So, here is some effective s...
I remember the first time I tried a Beautyblender and thought, how have I never tried this before? I wasn’t an early adopter because I didn’t think I needed it all those years ago, but once I experienced the seamless, airbrushed finish I could get with the bounce application technique introduced by brand founder and makeup artist Rea Ann Silva, I was hooked. Since the tiny pink sponge launched in 2003, there have countless copycats, but many beauty professionals and novices alike still rank it best in its category. And now, for the first time ever, the brand is launching a new eco-friendly version of its cult-classic called Bio Pure.
Aside from its bright green color, the key difference between the OG and the new sponge is that Bio Pure is made with 60-percent plant-based, renewabl...
Beauty, General, Skin Care
We’ve all heard the cliche that women want a man with a chiseled jawline. A defined jawline seems to also attract men to women as well. One psychological study on reading faces states that humans see a defined jawline as representing strong values, high stamina, and competitive drive. In contrast, a softer jawline represented someone with a weak personality. On top of the psychological aspects, a defined jawline reflects someone who is healthy. Double chins aren’t quite in style. We care about the way that others see us and how we see ourselves. So, how do you add a sharper jawline to your repertoire of good attributes? Keep on reading to find out how to get a more defined jawline in seven different ways!
How to Get a More Defined Jawline 101
Even if you weren’t “born with it,” th...
Beauty, General, Good products - Bad products, Health and Wellness
Having great-looking and healthy skin that glows is not an impossible dream. There are a number of easy-to-incorporate skincare hacks that should start to make a tangible difference in the health of your skin within a matter of weeks. From knowing which ingredients to look for to moisturizing your body from the inside out, the following tips can really help:
Hyaluronic Acid is Dry Skin’s Best Friend
People who are battling dry skin and are tired of flaky, red and itchy skin should look for skincare products that contain hyaluronic acid. According to dermatologists, the hyaluronic acid skin benefits are numerous and impressive. Hyaluronic acid is a natural substance that your body produces and helps bind water to keep your tissues moist and hydrated...
Our smile shouldn’t only look good from the outside, but feel good and look healthy from the inside because a healthy mouth must have optimal and balanced teeth functionalities. And when this is compromised, it can take a toll on our lives.
Dentistry has ample procedures and treatments to restore healthy mouths that ensure a person’s teeth’ functionalities are balanced.
First, we all must have heard of using the traditional old dentures for any tooth loss. But if you think again, are they convenient, especially with all the extra work that one has to do to take care of it? No!
But with advanced technology, dentistry has upgraded the procedures overtime to make lives easy...
I am honored to write this blog for my friend and for you my readers. You see, yesterday I had a friend text message me and asked me if I could tell her how to get more youthful skin at her age. I decided the easiest way to do that would be to write a blog about how I keep my youthful skin. Why should you listen to me you may wonder? Well here are a few examples of feedback I get from the public and why some would call me a Super Ager.
The reason that I agree I am a Super Ager is not just because people ask me how I stay youthful looking, but also because when I ask random people what they think my age is I get a jaw dropping reaction when I tell them my true age. As my male friend pointed out- here is an unsolicited example of my youthfulness...