Skin Care & Makeup

DIY Ear Piercing: How To Pierce Your Ear “Parent Trap Style” With Ice And An Apple

If you’ve seen the movie Parent Trap starring Lindsay Lohan, then you probably remember the ear piercing scene. When I was in college (and on a budget), that’s how I pierced my ears. My best friend (a nurse) pierced my ears for me — because I was too cheap to pay for a professional piercing. So now I have a fun story to share and a silly memory to look back on! Here’s how to pierce your ear at home safely.

Deodorant 101: Does A Clinical Strength Antiperspirant Really Work The Best? What Are The Best Natural Deodorants?

I’ve been a loyal Secret antiperspirant user. And I sometimes use Certain Dri to really stop the wetness. Upon closer inspection of the labels on the bottles of antiperspirants on the store shelves, I found that the ones I like best have very high amounts of Aluminum Zirconium. So I set out to find the best NATURAL deodorant. Here’s what I’ve learned about clinical strength deodorants and natural deodorants.

Homemade Bath Salts, Bubble Bath, And Bath Bombs

See how to make soothing and relaxing bath soaks! DIY recipes for soothing Bath Salts, fizzy Bath Bombs, and relaxing Bubble Bath. See the simple steps to make them yourself + a list of the ingredients you need to make your own homemade bath salts, bath bombs, and bubble bath!

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Facial Exfoliation Definitely Works, But Can You Exfoliate Your Face Too Much?

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!