Laser Hair Removal: Benefits & Drawbacks- A system that gets rid of the undesired hair once and for all sounds like a dream come true for everyone. Just imagine never having to deprive yourself from wearing shorts, a skirt, or a tank shirt because unwanted hair will be exposed. However, it’s not all a bed of roses: before making the decision to use this method, a pros and cons evaluation should be made by each different person, as results may vary. Here guest blogger, Stephanie shares some information you may find useful.
Listen to your skin! With the hot weather, your skin demands something different from you! Here are 7 hot weather tips to keep your skin looking younger, beautiful and healthy.
8 common skincare mistakes we make without being aware of the harm they do!
mySkin iPhone app: ‘mySkin: skincare advice’ is launching today in the app store!
Guest blogger, Toscha of BLACKSwan beauty blog writes for mySkin! She quotes, “The last few months I’ve held a “cooking” class for tweens. Instead of filling our bellies, we are ‘feeding our skin’ with some pretty amazing remedies from Gena Surphlis, creator of COOKING COSMETIC.” Read on.
The sunscreen has perhaps become one of our most important beauty requirements. Not only does it save you from that bad burn but helps immensely in keeping signs of aging such as dark spots, wrinkles and fine lines at bay. Regular sunscreen use is also imperative if you want to protect your skin from skin cancer. How about you forgetting that trip to the drugstore to pick up your sunscreen and make one right inside your kitchen?
The skincare industry is taking huge strides in making eternal youth a reality. One of the newest skincare trends that have been made popular by none other than the famous Mrs. Beckham is sheep placenta facials. One cannot deny that four kids later, Victoria Beckham looks as spicy as she did in her former Spice Girl days. Here’s a lookie into this new ‘posh’ treatment!
Its as simple as having 1,2,3,4 and 5 skincare essentials for you hard working, multitasking, short of ‘Me’ time Fathers, Men and Dads:)
Your hands are the first beacons of your years, even before your face! Instead of splurging on expensive creams and painful plumping treatments we decided to give you three DIY home remedies that keep together the youth of your hands 🙂
Good looks today are not only about your external beauty and your internal youthfulness. With the wellness industry booming one cannot help but realize that beauty is, indeed, skin deep. But I was in for a shocker when I found that high blood pressure, a disease so seemingly far removed from skin aging, can actually be a big contributor to those budding lines on your face!
Guess what! The foods that we eat can benefit the skin when applied directly too! You can puree them, cut them, mash them, whisk them, grate them and enjoy all their goodness. These foods can literally sit on your face 🙂
She’s a special woman- you’re Mother! Your source of inspiration, your role model, and your very first beauty expert has been your mother. How about gifting her the goodness of antioxidants, providing her the protection against sun damage, helping her skin cells rejuvenate and making her look younger this Mother’s day?
Enter Honey! Honey is a strong anti- bacterial agent and has anti-inflammatory properties. It has a high potassium content that doesn’t allow acne bacteria to grow. Antioxidants present in honey give you clear, glowing skin. Honey is an occlusive hydrator- it pulls in moisture and retains it in your skin. Wow! this golden, sunny, sticky liquid has oodles of skin goodness 🙂
Many of us know how to measure our vision, our heart rate but do you know how to measure the health of your skin?
The public enemy number one when it comes to aging is – free radicals. Our bodies create them naturally, particularly when exposed to sunlight or when we are stressed. Excessive exercise also sets off an avalanche of free radical production, due to increased intake of oxygen.
Blackheads come up when skin pores get clogged with excess oil, dead skin cells, bacteria and dirt. It’s time to draw the battle lines and fight them off with these 3 DIY home tips…
It always feels great to meet ‘that special someone’ who is driven by unbound energy, creativity and passion in educating people about ingredients present in beauty products telling us the ‘good’ and ‘bad’ of this massive and many a times mind boggling cosmetic world. I felt like I’d met a friendly ‘skin-encyclopedia’ after talking to Charmaine Cianciullo, the host of the fabulous video beauty blog, Glamology.
Looking younger is the goal of anyone older than a teenager. There are millions of cosmetics, lotions, and procedures that promise healthier, better looking, younger looks. Here are a few simple tricks by guest blogger Heather Smith that anyone can do to keep themselves looking younger, longer. And they don’t have to break the bank.
My last jaunt to the drugstore left me with a small hole in my pocket. My latest possession, an eye serum was the culprit here:) These little wonder tubes help wipe off the unwanted frown/laugh lines and crow’s feet taking years off your peepers. Also true is that many eye serums work on specific eye problems. With the holiday cheer and extra time at hand , I’m donning the beautician cap and making my own organic eye serum right at home! Join in guys, let’s have some fun:)
It’s the holiday season- there I hear “Rudolf the red nosed reindeer” floating in the air! Its fine calling Rudolf red nosed, but not me. Many a times what outshines my nose are the blackheads on it. Snowflakes are fun but my nose skin gets dry and flaky too. Here are simple tips to keep you looking nose-savvy:)