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.
Skin Care & Makeup
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!
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.
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.
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!
Want long eyelashes? Here’s how to lengthen and and strengthen your eyelashes WITHOUT spending money on expensive fiber mascara or eyelash extensions!
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.
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.
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.
After using the Artistry Microdermabrasion system, the results for me were fabulous! In fact, after one single use the results were so good that I couldn’t wait to use it again a few days later. I attribute the success of this microdermabrasion system largely to the cloth that comes in the kit.
When I heard Dr. Ordon on The Doctors TV show say that at home microdermabrasion kit would yield similar results as the expensive professional microdermabrasion treatments, I decided to try a few. Here’s what my experience was like.
Baking soda is an excellent base for healthy homemade remedies and beauty aids. Here are 8 wonderful recipes taht are inexpensive and very effective. Great alternatives to pricy store-bought products.
Do your legs turn to itchy sand paper the moment winter strikes? Do you have dry, scaly patches along your arms or your face? Are you dealing with the pain of chapped lips and cheeks? Here are all the best ways to deal with your dry winter skin problems.
I only recently started using makeup brushes. Here’s how I found the best kabuki brush that’s refillable and retractable too!
Curious about all the mineral makeup hype, especially with regard to all-natural mineral makeup? Mineral makeup does sound good for your skin and it looks great too, so I set out to see if it really is as good as it seems.Here’s what you need to know about natural mineral makeup — the good, the bad, and the truth.
Indoor tanning lotions are VERY different than typical suntan lotions that were formulated for use outdoors. Believe it or not, you should never use a regular suntan lotion in a tanning bed. You should only use indoor tanning lotions. Here’s why, plus some important facts about indoor tanning lotions, amplifiers, bronzers, and more tips that you might not realize…
If you want to look beautiful but NOT made up, here are some tips for achieving a fabulous flawless complexion, the perfect plump lips, and the most natural looking eyes. These are the best videos showing how to achieve the most natural makeup look.
When watching beauty pageants & admiring the contestants, have you ever wondered what some of their secret beauty tips are? Here are some interesting beauty secrets from Miss America and other beauty contestants that will probably surprise you!
When I began to look into indoor tanning, I discovered some very scary facts about tanning beds and tanning booths. This info had a dramatic impact on the way I view indoor tanning, so I thought I would share in case anyone else is on the fence about this subject.
Following are a few things to keep in mind the next time you think you want a tan, including the SAFEST ways to get a tan… if you must.