Fresh Beauty Products to Take on a Test Drive!

Looking beautiful and feeling fabulous seems to go easier if we women have a few beauty aids to help with the process of maximizing our gorgeousness! So here are some fresh and fun new beauty products from handmade companies that are tried and true and may become your next favorites!...more

Handmade Exfoliating Foot Soaps Make Sandal Season Show Off Season!

The weather outside is ultra fabulous today! It’s finally in the 70’s, sunny and beautiful! A sure sign that spring is on the way....more

Beauty Products That Should Retire - Petrolatum Lip Balms

Welcome to today's installment in the Classic Beauty Products Tha...more

How to Keep Your Skin Care Routine Simple

Good skin is more than just an application upon application of skin care products....more

From zits to wrinkles, freckles to fungus...REALLY?????

I'm All for Botox,wrinkle cremes and whatever else may or may not work to keep women looking ...more

Holiday Gift Guide: Mereadesso Women Skincare *review and contest*

 You want to be a good sweetie or friend, and get something really nice for the woman (women!?) in your life - but sometimes gift ideas for women are hard to come up with!  What will she like?  What does she need?  What's personal, but not too personal?  Jewelry, clothes, chocolate, cosmetics?I know personally that I usually shy away from buying cosmetics or skin care products for anyone other than myself - we can be kind of particular that way, with varying skin types and brand preferences.  But I've found something that I think will be a fantastic gift for any woman! Mereadesso Women One-Step Skincare...more


As a vlogger who interacts with her audience and speaks with high-profile experts and celebrities, having a zit is a total nightmare and unfortunately, it has become part of my daily worries. From red circular scars that have lived on my face for more than three years to a new pimple after eating fried food, there are days when my face isn't as clear as it was in high school and it drives me crazy!...more

When it comes to exfoliation, beauty is skin deep. And tell the men in your life to do it, too!

Sometimes we forget, but one of the most important steps to natural beauty is clean, healthy skin. Especially if you have oily skin or are of a certain age, exfoliation -- removing dulling, dead skin cells -- is an important part of a beauty or grooming regimen. Despite the ever-increasing number of high-end products out there, you don’t need expensive (and potentially toxic or irritating) beauty products. You can use just a washcloth.There are two ways to exfoliate:...more

Alaffia Skin Care Remarkable Product

Here’s a skin care line with a great product AND a great story....more

Should an 8-yr-old get a bikini wax?

What happened to childhood? A new salon trend has girls before they reach puberty getting a "virgin" wax. Sounds outrageous to me. My big question is why? Evidently moms are scheduling virgin waxes for their young girls because they think getting a wax treatment at an early age will prevent future hair growth. That's news to me. I have never heard my pediatrician bring up virgin waxing as an option....more

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