Posts Tagged ‘Health’

Six Tips To Look After Dry Skin

November 7, 2012 Leave a comment

 Say Goodbye to Dry Skin

You know it is dry skin time when the weather is cold, your skin feels tight and you start to itch all over. The harsh cold wind , the over heated rooms, the low humidity, is it any wonder your skin is depleted of moisture and feeling parched?

Oh, dry skin….. it looks flaky, feels terrible and has your body screaming “Look after me!”.

There are ways though to help alleviate this problem and you can do them at home.
Below are six tips to keep dry

Look After Dry Skin …

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Update Your Makeup Look For This Fall/Winter 2012

October 24, 2012 Leave a comment

Ready for a new makeup look?
You need to update that makeup bag of yours now otherwise forget it. One of the biggest party season is almost here and if you are still trailing old makeup and dodgy lipstick colors around then you need to sit up and take note.

You don’t have to do very much. Just a different shade of lipstick (or not), some eye makeup tricks to add that je-ne-sais-quoi, or a daring color that will transform your whole look in an instant.
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Check out the new autumn winter makeup looks …






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Getting Your Foundation Right

September 6, 2012 Leave a comment

Your foundation is well, the foundation of your face before you apply any makeup. Be it wild smokey eyes or just a lick of mascara, a good foundation will set the tone to how you look and also how you feel for the day.

Unfortunately, this basic makeup application is still very much mis-understood and in many cases, applied in a haphazard way.

Jenna Menard, Clinique’s Global Colour Artist is here to rescue us from our foundation mishaps and this is what she has to say:


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Ingredients To Avoid For Your Skin and Body

September 3, 2012 Leave a comment

Cosmetics (Photo credit: My Sight, as You See.)

Nearly all cosmetics and skin care products come with some pretty cool packaging. That is part of the selling process – to look enticing, credible and pretty. But do you know what’s inside the cream, lotion or gel?

Are you putting toxins onto your skin and letting your body absorb it without knowing? It pays to be an informed consumer and below, we found this easy to understand infographic:

…More at 12 Toxic Ingredients to AVOID in Cosmetics & Skin Care Products …

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You Can Be Anyone – Promise Phan Makeup Tutorials

August 15, 2012 Leave a comment

Wouldn’t we all like to be someone else – even just for a day? There are so many celebrities, famous individuals, movie or book characters that would provide a welcome escape from everyday life. After all, we have all got to dream, right?

Promise Tamang Phan is a self taught Nepalese makeup artist that has been wowing her 700,000+ fans for that last two years with her makeup transformations on Youtube (you can search for her name or under the username dope2111). Self described as “Just your

Watch more makeup transformations here …

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Men Prefer Women With Smokey Eye Makeup

August 11, 2012 Leave a comment

iman - smokey eyesAccording to, 73% of men prefer their partners with makeup on with the smokey eye look taking top poll. 21% said they only liked their partner to “doll up” for special occasions and only a paltry 6% said they prefer the natural look.

Even Gwen Stefani admitted that her husband prefers her with makeup on.

“‘He likes it when I’m wearing make-up,’ she said, adding that the day she was interviewed by the magazine she had, ‘already put my make-up on twice today: I put

Men prefer the smokey eye look…

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Update on Cassandra Bankson and Her Acne

July 2, 2012 Leave a comment

We have had loads of interest in Cassandra Bankson and her video exposing her severe acne skin without makeup. It was a Cassandra Bankson(2)very brave and emotional video and many people reached out to her to thank her for baring her soul and her greatest insecurity.

The video went viral and as a result, she was featured on American television such as Good Morning America. Below is an update on what happened after the video went viral, and more importantly, whether her acne skin has improved.

Well, here is an update

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