Whenever I stop moisturizing my skin (as few as 2 days in a row) the dry, flaky skin starts to reappear on my nose, my hands, and my feet! So I’ve learned the importance of exfoliating and the differences between the 3 types of dry skin moisturizers: body lotions, body oils, and body butters.
If, like me, you’ve started using microdermabrasion products and a face exfoliator to keep your skin looking smooth and healthy, then you’re probably wondering if too much of a good thing could actually be hurting your skin. How often should you exfoliate your face? Here’s everything you need to know — including how to exfoliate your face!
When you’ve got a Jeep, motorcycle, or convertible… you have messy hair a lot. These wind-proof hair products help you look wind-BLOWN not wiped OUT!
I’m thinking of getting a foot tattoo. But I’ve done a lot of research and I’ve found 5 good reasons to reconsider getting a tattoo on your foot that I thought I’d share to help others who are trying to decide whether to get foot tattoos or not. The 5 things I’ve learned: the pain is different (I have a high tolerance for pain, so this one doesn’t scare me), the amount of space required & tendency for foot tattoos to get blurry (a foot tattoo is one of the hardest places for an artist to tattoo well), the time it takes to heal after getting a foot tattoo (the feet require more pampering than tattoos in other places on your body), the fact that some tattoo artists won’t even tattoo feet (their reasons are eye-opening), and it’s difficult to remain still throughout the tattooing process (which could result in a messy tattoo). See more details about these and other little-known facts about foot tattoos.
I have extremely dry skin that needs a lot more moisturizing than most people’s skin. I’ve been on the hunt for the best body lotion for dry skin for ages. Well, I’m happy to say I’ve found it! Here’s my review of 9 moisturizers for very dry skin — 2 that I already had on hand and 7 new ones. Plus, 2 bath & body washes for dry skin.
Even if you don’t live near the beach, you can still have beachy, natural hair highlights! Here’s how to get sun-kissed blonde highlights naturally — without an expensive trip to the salon. 4 clever natural hair lightener tricks… that work!
Microdermabrasion is a simple way to improve your skin’s appearance and texture. I use a derma roller on days that I’m not using microdermabrasion products.
Epilators are better than shaving and waxing — especially for women with darker hair. I’ll explain why. I’ve also got 4 great tips for when and how to use your epilator. Plus I’ll review my all-time favorite epilator: the Emjoi Epilator and give you even more information on other Emoji products.
Read this before you combine Essential Oils with Argan Oil. Here’s how to combine regular Argan Oil with Essential Oils to make your own scented Argan Oil.
I’m addicted to 100% pure Argan Oil as a daily moisturizer! It helps your skin & your hair – even your hubby’s & your dog’s!
I hate taking my rings to jewelry stores to have them cleaned – because they always want to sell you something. Here’s how to clean jewelry at home yourself
Want long eyelashes? Here’s how to lengthen and and strengthen your eyelashes WITHOUT spending money on expensive fiber mascara or eyelash extensions!
Whether you’ve got bad morning hair, hat head, or helmet hair, here are a few DIY solutions to help you look your best in SECONDS! Morninghead vs washcloth.
How long do bras last, you ask? Here’s the scoop. Plus how to wash bras, and 6 other tips to help you prolong the life of your bras.
If you’re like me you probably only know your bra size if you look at the tag.Then when you give that info to the bra fitting experts at the store they laugh at you and invite you to find out your real bra size. Here are the best tips to help you find your true bra size. Here’s how to put those tips to work and find the best bra for you!
In my search for the best waterproof eyeliner (I have really bad allergies, and need an eyeliner with serious stay power!), I personally tried 4… 2 of which I will continue to buy because they’re AWESOME. Plus, see 5 other waterproof eyeliners that get high ratings from beauty experts.
Most of us don’t think about cleaning our makeup brushes. I know I didn’t until I started hearing makeup experts talk about how important it is on talk shows and news shows.Here are some easy ways to clean makeup brushes.
I’ve had 3 Root Canal procedures within 6 months. Here’s everything you could possibly want to know about Root Canals — what the Root Canal procedure is like, plus answers to all your questions.
The whole procedure of switching out my old silver fillings for new white ones has resulted in me having to get about a half-dozen Crowns in the end… and 3 Root Canals.At this point, I’ve got a LOT of firsthand experience to share about what it’s like to get things like Fillings, Crowns, and Root Canals. This is what it’s like to get a tooth Crown.
BareMinerals makeup has been a part of my makeup routine for a few years now. Every time I try a new foundation, I always return to using bareMinerals because they perform better than other mineral makeup lines. Here’s why I love Bare Minerals makeup.
If you’ve never tried a face chamois to remove cleansers from your skin (I hadn’t before this), then you don’t know what you’re missing. Here are the best facial cloths, in my opinion.
For your hair’s sake, you want to choose hair-friendly elastic hair ties that can be easily taken out without too much damage to your hair. You also want to ensure that the bands you choose will be able to hold your ponytail in place for the entire day. Here’s a run-down of the best hair elastics available today.
I LOVE the Olay ProX Advanced Cleansing brush! I like the Olay brush so much that I use it when I’m just cleansing my face every day AND when I’m using a special exfoliating cream to exfoliate my face a few times each week. The Pro X Exfoliating Renewal Cleanser has microexfoliating beads in it and it’s my all-time favorite exfoliating cream.
Following are the 5 best ingredients to look for and how they work to improve your skin, plus additional info about other anti-aging ingredients that seem to work really well!
I’ll be honest, the Bare Minerals took awhile to grow on me. The biggest reason: I have dry skin. Then I discovered Primer! The Bare Escentuals Prime Time Foundation Primer makes all the difference in the world.