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Follicle Fashion: How To Keep Trendy Hair Healthy

With over 96% of US fashion brands using Instagram as their shop window and constant social media streams to follow, it’s easy to keep on trend. You may, of course, prefer to carve out your own style, and if that’s your thing, go for it!  The great thing about clothes is the way you can change up a look relatively cheaply and easily.  But what about hair?  How can you stay on trend without spending hours each day or a fortune in…

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Essential Autumn to Winter Accessories 2017

Sunglasses Yes, you still need sunglasses in autumn and winter! The sun is just as bright  no matter the month, and if you live in a snowy place, snow can be quite piercingly bright, making driving difficult, giving you headaches and damaging your eyes.  Sunglasses can bring a chill, summer feel to any outfit, any season. My favorite vacation sunglasses , “The Salsa – Bold in Blue“, work great year round for me because they match my coat and gloves with…

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Best Beauty Hacks Around!

Every woman should know these great time and money saving tips! Better Lashes To get the most out of your mascara, stick in your bra for a few minutes to warm it up. It’ll work magic on your lashes and curl so much better. Smudged Effect If you want a smudgy eyeliner look but only have a regular kohl pencil, heat up your pencil over a stove burner for a few seconds to soften it. Bigger Lips Mix a…

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Choosing the Right Shade of Lipstick

Everyone has heard of Revlon- the American cosmetic brand. I have not been a frequent user of Revlon until recently when I went to a local cosmetic store. I was looking for a particular shade of orange-red. At first, I was looking at all the affordable brands of lipsticks, but wasn’t able to find one that went well with my skin color. I have a slightly darker complexion and finding the right shade that compliments my skin perfectly can…

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A Quick Guide for Choosing the Best Way to Tighten Your Skin

If you’re wondering what the best way to tighten your skin is, the short answer is to not let it loosen up in the first place, but that’s not really realistic. It is a great idea to have a daily skincare routine that is tailored specifically to your skin type. Your dermatologist can help you to set up that routine. But even those with the best skincare routines possible can suddenly have wrinkles or sagging skin, especially later in…

hair health and beauty

Myth Busting Hair Care Tips and Healthy Hair Dye

I’m constantly learning about my hair and how to take care of it. I always thought that as long as I didn’t fry it with bleach, home perm it, or burn it with irons, I’d be ok. However I’ve found that bleaching and hair irons aren’t necessarily bad if you know what you’re doing. I still don’t blow dry my hair and only occasionally use an iron but I’m learning more about proper dyes and using oils to protect…

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5 Chunky Winter Boots Done Right

For most of us, It’s winter. For me, it’s 3 feet of snow, others, none, but for those of us who will get cold feet, need traction AND want to look good at the same time, here are a few of our top picks this winter boots – for guys and gals! Dr. Martens Vegan 1460 8 Eye Unisex – Punk Rock For Everything These boots make me happy. I wore boots like these all through highschool and never…

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The Bow Hairstyle: From Cute to Glam in a second

You might be wondering why you should even think of sporting such a whimsical hairdo these days because .. well, as an adult by now you know you are not actually a cartoon character. Still..you might just be over that simple messy chignon bun that was so fashionable the past years and yes, you might just want to stand out of the crowd and dressing up with more spark k in your get up is not the worst idea. Here are three reasons why…

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Street Fashion Trends 2015: 4 Tips for Staying Chic This Winter

Image Source: Pixabay The dreary winter’s finally here! Apart from exuding the winter blues, this time of the year can feel like a drag. You don’t even feel like getting out of bed, let alone dressing up. But, fret not for certain simple wardrobe changes will ensure that the gloomy winter does not get in the way of you dressing chic. Keeping up with your appearance during the dull frosty weather can be an uphill battle. However, by putting…

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