Skincare Steps for Bare-faced Beauty

Life has changed significantly ever since the green revolution started reshaping our global mindset a few years back. From the boom of the fitness industry (remember the Pound and other creative ways to stay fit?), all the way to a multitude of brands switching to a cruelty-free, vegan list of ingredients, we have truly stepped into a new era. All of these changes have affected our self-perception and have led to a new wave of minimalist beauty, where less is truly more, and we are encouraged to celebrate our natural looks instead of resorting to layers and layers of makeup….

Finesse the Frizz: Styling Curly Hair

Telling people with curly hair that their hair looks better straightened should be a criminal offense.’ Curly-haired Twitter users recently shared the sometimes awful unwanted advice some people give on their hair. Being different in a sea of straight hair, it can be tempting to want to fit in; however with the right products and styling, there’s no need to blend in with the crowd.   Get the fundamentals right Before turning to styling, make sure you know what kind of hair you’ve got. To an outsider, all curly hair can seem the same. In fact, there’s wide variety within it. To…

5 Home remedies that Enhance Skin Texture

The human skin is the most important organ. Through the skin, one can tell a lot of about a person including their age and general wellbeing. The skin is, however, very sensitive meaning that it can easily be affected by a lot of things including dust, dirt and also the sun. So many people walk around with skin troubles such as wrinkles, acne, and dark spots despite trying several remedies with no success. Many skin care treatments are stuffed with chemicals that could be very harsh to your sensitive skin. This is why you need to try a few natural…

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 the salon?  And how can you keep it stylish and healthy while you have fun with it? First things first Before…

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 dark blues an purples in winter and are still great when the heat comes back around. They’re large enough to block…

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 little peppermint oil into your lip gloss to give your lips a plumping boost. Foundation Too Dark? If you accidentally purchase…

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 get a bit tricky. That’s when my friend popped out of nowhere and suggested that I try Revlon’s Spicy Red color….

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 life. If you have sags and wrinkles that are out of control, you need to find the best way to reverse…

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 my hair from the sun and keep it healthy looking. I’ve also referenced these great tips on dying my own hair,…