How to Have Beautiful Legs

We’re in the heat of summer and wearing shorts and pretty little dresses.  We need to take care of our legs year round, but especially right now.  I’m sure you have a skin care routine for your face, but your legs need care too. Whether you are in a restaurant or on the beach, you deserve to feel as if your legs are stealing the show, from cheap laser hair removal to short skirts to show it off.

 

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Tips For Choosing Products for Curly Hair

Choosing the right hair products is so tough because there is just so much choice out there. When you are faced with hundreds of different products with ingredients you’ve never heard of, how are you supposed to know which ones are right for your hair and which ones will only cause more damage? In recent years, there has been a move towards natural ingredients instead of chemicals that can dry your hair out, but which ingredients are healthy for your hair and which ones are bad? 
This is a struggle for everybody, but it’s particularly difficult if you have curly hair. Managing curly hair is difficult because it is prone to drying out and if you use the wrong products, you won’t get the nice defined curls that you want. Unfortunately, a lot of women don’t know how to choose the right products and so they can never get their hair to look the way that they want it to. If you are struggling with your curly hair, follow these tips to help you pick the right products. 

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Brown Sugar & Oatmeal Body Scrub

This is a natural, easy, recipe to exfoliate your body. If you are avoiding chemicals and want to save money, this simple DIY beauty treatment is for you.  I like using organic olive oil but coconut, avocado, jojoba, almond, or grapeseed oils also work well.  The added honey and oatmeal will nourish your skin while the sugar will exfoliate it.  Use once a week on your body. Rinse well after use, and pat dry.

 

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Winter Foot Care Tips

As cold weather arrives and our wardrobes change, we need to remember the effect of cold on our bodies.  Snowflakes, winter sports…cold weather can be fun, but it takes a toll on your skin‚ though‚ especially your feet. When your feet feel cold, it means the skin’s blood supply to the top layers of the skin have been reduced to preserve heat.  It’s not just your lips that get chapped.  Also tights and chunky socks pushed into your shoes can torture your toes. Today let’s review a few precautions to care for your feet this coming season.

 

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5 Beauty Tips For Confidence

You as an individual define what is pretty and what is ugly.  Sometimes we have a slip in confidence and are not pleased with our appearance.  Beauty always has a way of boosting confidence and self-esteem. It is important to note that confidence is not necessarily about looking a certain way; a person can have a terrible hair day and still feel confident. However, taking a minute to put a little bit of work into your appearance can go a long way to boost your confidence. Do you find yourself feeling down or insecure about yourself or appearance? Are you looking for quick, easy, cost-effective ways to look great? Then this is for you.  I personally used to wear my favorite outfit that I knew looked good whenever I had a bad day a head of me.  Let’s look at some other little actions that can lift your spirits and your confidence.

 

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Natural Sunburn Treatments

Summer is a time for outdoor adventures for the whole family.  Suntans are often viewed as a sign of beauty and vitality. In reality, though, that coppery tan represents damage to the genetic matter in the cells of your skin. Over time, the damage can lead to skin cancer. I am fair and have always been at the mercy of the summer sun. I can’t count how many times I was burned as a child.  There were no sun blocks back then just sun tan lotion which prevented nothing.  If you are very fair, you can get burned after just 15 minutes of exposure to midday sunshine. Read More