Many of us experience hair loss from time to time. We notice it when washing our hair in the shower. The clumps of hair become thicker. We notice excessive amounts of hair falling out when we brush as well. This is actally normal. Continue reading
Always interested in new beauty trends, we were excited learn more about lash perming and lash tinting. The idea of having darker and curled lashes without the need for mascara is amazing. Most of us would not dream of leaving the house without applying at least one quick swipe of our favorite mascara. Our lashes would simply feel naked without it on!
The process itself is amazingly fast and painless. Each step takes about ten minutes. The most uncomfortable part is you cannot open your eyes during the process, which means all you want to do is open you eyes! We tried to rest and take a small nap, as it was so peaceful. Continue reading
Your trusty shampoo and conditioner are two things that you certainly cannot do without. Traveling without our favorite haircare items can cause absolute havok on our hair. Most of the time, hotels offer shampoo and conditioner sets that are full of fragrances and leave our hair dry and dull. Continue reading
As Father’s Day approaches, we should all take some time to find the best gifts for dad. Luckily, this is much easier than buying a gift for Mom, as we mother’s tend to be a little more complicated. Father’s are all about the quality of the gift, and for that reason we have come up with a list of top quality presents for dad that won’t break the bank. Simply look through our list of top selling fragrances and choose the one that best identifies with that special father in your life. Continue reading
If you are one of the many with combination skin, you have surely experienced a bit of frustration at one time or another deciding between a cleanser for your dry areas or oilier areas. Cleaning seems simple enough, however when you have combination, t-zone type of skin it is a little trickier than just washing, lathering and rinsing!
Lets start with the most important step before cleansing, always remove your makeup before you cleanse. I know many times, cleansers claim to remove makeup and dirt, however most do not remove 100% of your makeup or sunscreen. Continue reading
The temperature may be rising, and the humidity may be making everything sticky, but that doesn’t mean you have to feel slimy and unappealing! Resist the discomfort of soaring temperatures with some cool, deliberate self-pampering – indulge yourself in a stylish new braid, and feel sexy again with a spray tan that can’t fail to excite. Continue reading
There are several things you can do to find the perfect nail color for you! With the endless choices there are now, it can at times become frustrating to find that “it” color. Many of us get stuck using the same colors over and over again just because we are comfortable with them. But, we are here to help you find a new and fabulous nail color that is just right for you!
Skin tone is one way to choose your nail color, with the rule of thumb being that lighter skin tones should be matched with softer, more muted nail colors, while darker skin tones match up nicely with just about any shades at all. When you’re at the beginning of a new season, that might be a good time to adorn the pastel colors of springtime for instance, or the darker shades of coming winter. There are some colors however that look amazing on all skin tones, light or dark. These include dark plums and neutrals. Continue reading
Achieving the perfect look with your blush is not always an easy task. Too much can leave you looking like a doll, and too little is roughly the same as applying none at all. When you’re going for that bold, adventurous look with your make-up, you need to have the blush just right, or the whole effect will be ruined. Here are some tips on how to heighten the effect of your blush through proper application and layering. Continue reading
The whole point of a face mask is to improve your skin, and the kind of face mask you choose depends on exactly what kind of improvement you are trying to achieve for your skin. There are lots of different formulas for face masks available today, and the reason for all those different formulations is because each one is addressing a different kind of skin issue. Continue reading
The Master French Designer Christian Dior once stated, “For a perfume to have lasting hold, it must first hold the heart of its creator.” The original Miss Dior was first released in 1947, just a single year after the fashion house of Dior was established, it was a fragrance that in fact hold the heart of its creator. Christian Dior was known to have poured a great deal of his own soul into the development of this fragrance, nurturing it slowly, and guiding it with a gentle hand to become the very essence of feminine allure. Continue reading
Institut Karite Paris is the first personal care company to create and sell products infused with shea butter so that users might reap the tremendous benefits of this miraculous ingredient as applied to skincare. An oil, or fatty substance extracted from the nut of the African shea tree, shea butter is now widely used by many other cosmetics companies which have discovered its highly effective moisturizing properties. Continue reading
There’s a fine line between doing a good job of drying your hair versus damaging it due to excessive drying, and it’s hard to know sometimes exactly where the line has to be drawn. To be sure that you are effectively drying your hair without causing it to frizz or become brittle, it is strongly recommended that you incorporate into your hair care routine a restorative hair gel, hair cream, or hair mousse which strengthens, moisturizes, and lends manageability to your hair.
By taking this one extra step in your hair care program, you can be confident that instead of doing any kind of harm to your hair, you are actually making it healthier and enhancing its natural appeal. Some of the best products on the market for helping you to achieve drying-without-damaging are described below. Continue reading
There are lots of moisturizers on the market to choose from, and probably most of them will do an adequate job of rehydrating and softening your skin, but why settle for ‘adequate’ when there are some truly remarkable skincare products available? The best skin care products are the ones which are most compatible with your skin type, and which accomplish the necessary functions for which they are intended. In the case of moisturizers, they must restore the body’s natural skin oils which are lost daily through simple actions like washing and exposure to environmental actions, like harsh sunshine and drying winds. Continue reading
Exfoliating is a very important part of your skincare program, because it’s a process which removes old, dead skin cells at the uppermost level, and allows new skin cells to rise to the surface. To encourage this kind of regular regeneration and maintain a fresh, radiant look, it is critical that the older cells be removed.
There are actually several ways that exfoliation can be accomplished, the simplest of which might be ordinary scrubbing with some kind of abrasive cloth to loosen and lift old skin. However, this approach is not the most thorough because it can still leave tiny pores clogged, and it does nothing in the way of deep cleaning or exfoliating your skin or for those pores. A more comprehensive strategy would involve the use of specially formulated skin care products which take into account the full gamut of skin cell removal, deep cleaning, skin cell hydration, and new skin cell promotion. Continue reading
Choosing the right nail color for every occasion can be hard to do, especially since there are hundreds of shades to select from. Your selection may be guided by your skin tone. In such cases, there are some general guidelines to observe, such as understanding that a pale-skinned person should avoid darker colors, while someone with darker skin would comfortably be able to wear a broader range of shades.
When your choice is more about the occasion than anything else, there is a different set of guidelines which come into play. For events which are professional in nature, like a business conference or an interview, it’s usually best to stick with softer, more toned-down neutral shades which are not attention-getting. Conversely, a huge party like a wedding reception or a New Year’s Eve celebration might call for something much more daring and flashy. Continue reading