Tag Archives: anti-aging

How To Give Drooping Eyes a Lift via Make-up

Your eye area, as you age, goes through changes.  You lose fat under your eyes which sometimes causes the veins underneath your eyes to show up as dark circles, or they can droop making you look tired when you’re completely … Continue reading

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6 IMPORTANT STEPS TO TAKE TO COMBAT AGING OF YOUR SKIN

 Only about 20 to 30 percent of skin aging is genetically determined.  The rest, 70% to 80% can be controlled to fend off the process.

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This year’s Newest, Hottest Trend, BB Cream

 Hitting the cosmetic counter soon is the BB cream, which, according to experts is to be this year’s biggest beauty trend. It’s been very big in the Korean cosmetics market and the initials BB stands for ‘blemish balm’ although is … Continue reading

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7 Steps to a Younger-Looking Neck

The best anti-aging ploy is not only about vanity but the effort you put into keeping your neck as youthful as possible will also help you stay well and fit in general.  Win-win.

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Skin Care for after-40 Skin

 Shrink Your Pores:           The more oil accumulated in your pores, the more pores expand.  As your skin ages, the more your pores tend to stay extended.  A cleanser with salicylic acid will dissolve the oil as well as help slough … Continue reading

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A Shopper’s Guide to Safe Cosmetics

I found this Shopper’s Guide to Safe Cosmetics by the Enviromental Working Group on the internet and I find very helpful when shopping for cosmetics and personal care products.  What’s even better it’s the perfect size guide to keep in your purse.  Enjoy! EWG_cosmeticsguide

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9 QUICK BEAUTY SHORTCUTS

DRYING NAIL POLISH FAST Have a bowl of ice-water handy when polishing your nails.  The cold water freeze-dries, seals and hardens the polish quickly.  You can also use cool air from your hair dryer between coats.  That way you can … Continue reading

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CHOSING THE PERFECT COLOR TO COVER YOUR GRAY….OR NOT

Coloring your hair is a big job and a big commitment whether you do it at home (not suggested for the first time) or at a salon.  Your hair is more delicate after coloring, there is regrowth, and a lot … Continue reading

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10 Basic Rules of Cosmetic Safety

 Most people don’t think about the fact that bad habits and time can cause a lot of problems when using cosmetics.   Listed below are 10 excellent tips to help avoid any contamination of your cosmetics and tools from Dermatologist Leslie Bauman, … Continue reading

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7 Beauty Secrets that Roll Back the Years

When lips are dry or flaky, they look thinner than they actually are and add years to your appearance.  Every night rub your lips with a washcloth to remove loose flakes and apply a rich balm, a lip treatment or … Continue reading

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