The Connection Between Vitamins and Beauty

The Connection Between Vitamins and BeautyIt was discovered long ago that healthy eating, drinking lots of water, and getting plenty of sleep are not only the key to good health, but are also instrumental in keeping skin young and beautiful. Following these practices with a viable sunscreen and a nutrient rich skin cream can also promote skin elasticity and stave off wrinkles a bit longer. However, there is one important beauty product that has been overlooked.

While we know vitamin supplements can boost energy levels, help fight colds, and keep one active, it seems supplements have another benefit. Certain supplements are actually a prominent weapon in fighting aging. In fact, some supplements are so effective in counteracting the effects of aging, they might be seen as a sort of secret weapon.

The fact that certain vitamins and minerals fight aging is no secret. Obviously, it has long been known that fish oil, rich in omega-3 fatty acids, promotes a healthy level of good cholesterol, keeping the heart functioning as it should. Coenzyme Q10 is a natural antioxidant produced by the body which promotes cell growth, and protects against

Simple Makeup Tips & Ideas Your Makeup at Its Best

Simple Makeup TipsHaving the best look and the best makeup is a challenge! But with these hacks and simple makeup tips and ideas, you’ll get it done right every time!

Guarantee you have the best look at all times and be sure you are amazing in every second of your day! This should not be a lot of work, but it will surely give you the required results. You will need to focus on all the small details, from hair, to makeup and brows and all the small aspects. Let’s start in a step by step for each detail:

Hair: you can have the hair you want in all the styles possible! Adopt all those trends for your hair. Make sure to have your hair in a style that suits you. Buy all the required products for your new hairstyle design, especially if you have curly hair. Whenever you are trying to adopt a specific hairstyle, make sure to get the right products in order to get the maximum results at home. Always make sure to spray your hair within

5 Tips For Long Lasting Makeup This Summer

Long Lasting Makeup This SummerHere are some makeup tips for a fair or dark skin to have the look of flawless makeup in hot weather.

1. Prioritize protection

Keeping a healthy skin should be a long-term priority. It is the key to making your skin always looking young and glowing. If you will notice, are first and foremost about using. Always mind that as long as the sun is up, your skin, especially on your face is prone to damage caused by the sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays. So before a makeup summer sale, make sure the product has high sun protection factor (SPF) value. The higher the SPF value the better.

2. Importance of Primer

This is not a new product but a lot of women still do not know the importance of wearing primer before putting on makeup. One that women tend to skip is this; what they don’t know is that a small amount of this power cream can do wonders for your face especially this summer. It makes your makeup longer-lasting as compared to makeup

Beautiful Skin At Any Age

Beautiful Skin At Any AgeI am fast approaching thirty. That isn’t old by anyone’s standards but I am still aware of the gradual changes to my skin that are taking place. No matter how young you are, it is never too early to make changes to your lifestyle which will set up a good foundation for the ageing process. Your older self will thank you for it.

Stay hydrated – Water is quite literally the elixir of life. Your body is approximately sixty percent water and it plays an essential role in many of the processes that happen within your body. It will also help to keep your skin clear and assist your body with flushing out toxins. With that in mind, you need to stay properly hydrated in order to look and feel your best. Official guidelines state that you should be drinking six to eight glasses of water per day for optimum health but don’t forget many foods such as fresh fruit also contain water. Many people drink hot water with a slice of lemon but bear in mind that this is a very acidic drink and

Natural Home Made Scrubs for a Clean and Clear Skin

Banana ScrubScrubbing – Important for Skin’s Health

The presence of dead cells in all types of skin is a common phenomenon, and the best option to get rid of it is to follow a regular scrubbing plan. Scrubs form an integral part of skin care treatment, be it in a beauty salon or home. If you already have acne and is undergoing any acne treatment; you must have been recommended to use a gentle scrubber. However, if you have active acne; then scrubbing is a complete no as it aggravates the problem. Instead, alcohol-free toner or rose water would be useful. Scrubs have some minute granules that when massaged into the skin gently, removes the dead cells that accumulate on the upper layer of your skin to make it look dark and patchy.

Here are some excellent home-made scrubs that are being used globally and have shown positive results in majority of the cases:

  • Banana Scrub – Ripe bananas works as a good scrubber. Just take two ripe bananas, mash them and add a teaspoon of grounded sugar to the banana paste. You can also mix a

Beauty Care Tips To Follow This Summer

Beauty Care Tips To Follow This SummerAs the weather changes we all want to look great and not be affected by the heat and dust. As we get our fashion and makeup game on point, here is how to take care of that skin as well.

If you want your outfit and fashion jewelry to compliment you well, you got to have that natural glow. Having a set routine helps you stay away from dull, irritated skin that looks out of place in your perfect get-up. Here’s how to keep it in this dust filled world:

1. Exfoliate! Exfoliate!

It is extremely important to set your exfoliation routine set and down to pat just like cleansing and moisturizing. This will help get all the dirt out of your pores, remove dead skin and bring that smooth, glowing skin to the surface. The perfect routine is to cleans, exfoliate and then moisturize. It’s not just your face, but every part of your body, arms, legs, underarms everywhere.

2. Clean Up

If you go to sleep without cleaning off your make-up then it is a major mistake.

Types and Benefits of Doing a Facial Therapy

Facial TherapyEvery aesthetician will agree on the fact that skin care is undoubtedly one of the most important elements of beauty treatment. Every skin type is different and it should be treated differently as well. Facial skin is extremely delicate and proper measures need to be taken regularly to maintain in smooth and glowing. Entrusting professionals with this kind of beauty treatment seems the most practical choice because they will be able to understand your concerns, what kind of treatment you need and how to maintain the health of your skin.

Some of the more common types of facials are:-

Exfoliation: In this method, physical and chemical exfoliants are used to remove dead skin cells, renew cells, break down discoloration, fade red marks, and helps the skin absorb action ingredients deeper into it.

Steam: By the use of steam, the skin temperature will increase which will soften the pores of your skin. This method is great for deep pore cleansing and extraction. It’s also ideal for dehydrating the skin and preventing the moisture from evaporating.

Manual extraction: If it’s for unclogging pores removes blackheads, there’s no

How to Use Tea Tree Oil Effectively

Tea Tree OilAs many people who are fans of natural skin care will know, tea tree oil is one of those magical oils that have many powerful effects and can be used to treat a variety of skin conditions. These include treating acne and infections, disinfecting and cleaning pores on the face, and even treating athlete’s foot.

With its anti-bacterial properties, this is an ideal and entirely natural way to treat a variety of skin conditions. However, it is should be used with care, as tea tree oil is also well known for its strength, and when used incorrectly it can actually cause skin irritation rather than soothe areas which are already irritated or inflamed.

There is one instance where is it recommended and safe to apply tea tree oil neat, and this is to acne, but only if done is a very precise manner with a cotton bud dabbed onto each spot. When used neat on normal skin this can cause irritation and redness, but the strength of the oil is most effective when applied neat in this instance.

5 Useful Tips for Hair Maintenance

Hair MaintenanceHair is an essential accessory for most and it therefore makes sense to maintain it to the best of your ability. With the proper attention that doesn’t cause stress or harm it is possible to enjoy the light, flowing hair that gives the look and shine that you want. Here are five tips for your general hair maintenance routine:

Use conditioner wisely

Unless you have an issue with a very dry scalp, there is generally no need to apply a conditioner to the full head of hair. Applying too much conditioner can leave the hair looking quite greasy, especially when you consider the scalp is able to naturally produce oil on a daily basis. The preferred treatment is to focus on the ends and put conditioner on the last three-quarters of your hair.

Bobby pins

To stop the bobby pins sliding out it can benefit to give them a light spray of hairspray or similar. This has the desired effect of providing extra grip so it is no longer necessary to be concerned about them falling out and having a negative impact on the hair

How to Ready the Face for Makeup Application the Proper Way

Ready the Face for MakeupBefore adding colors and all, it’s important to ready the face for application. This involves cleaning, moisturizer, primer, concealed, foundation and powder to name a few products. Applying these takes a bit of knowledge which is why tutorials are awesome, but here are some basic instructions to get going.

Clean the Face

Wash the face with a gentle cleanser, then pat dry (don’t rub) with a clean towel. There are many exfoliation cleansers that contain micro-beads that will buff the skin and leave it smooth and ready for makeup application. Many will wipe the face with a cotton ball that’s been dipped in toner, this makes pores appears smaller.

Apply a Good Moisturizer

When it comes to choosing a moisturizer, one will quickly find there are more options than they imagined. Choose one that is good for the skin type and with no unnatural additives. There is oily, dry and combination types for the various skin conditions. Apply it gently in a circular motion, all over the face.

Some prefer tinted moisturizer that cover the use of both lotion and primer,

Easy Remedies To Remove Skin Tan

Remove Skin TanDuring summers, we love going out in the sun, wearing our shorts and skirts and tank tops. It’s fun and bright, with a lot of beach time.

But, one thing we absolutely hate is that tanning that follows after. The skin gets an unwanted dark shade and looks dirty for no reason; it’s irritating and just does not look good. You don’t want a tanned face when you flaunt your fashion earrings.

Apart from remedies like milk, rose-water and aloe vera, here are some extremely easy to do, home-made remedies that are a great solution to our tanning problems:

1. Yogurt and Turmeric Mask

What you need in this is to add a pinch of turmeric (haldi) to a bowl of yogurt. Mix it well and then apply it on the tanned area like face, neck, arms, legs etc. leave it for 20 min and then take a cold shower.

Do it regularly for two weeks as yogurt is found to provide glow to your skin and turmeric will help lighten the shade.

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Natural & Mineral Cosmetics Is Organic Better

Natural & Mineral CosmeticsAre you wondering what’s the difference between organic mineral cosmetics and standard cosmetic products? The truth is that no one was giving this much thought until a company called Bare Escentuals began a massive advertising campaign to market their organic mineral cosmetic products. They started a worldwide revolution promoting mineral-based makeup, even demonstrating their products on television shows like QVC. Today, most people in the beauty industry have heard about the benefits of organic mineral cosmetics and makeup.

Mineral Cosmetics

Mineral cosmetics contain no oil, which is favourable to those with acne-prone skin. Unlike with wearing standard makeup products, acne will not get worse when you apply mineral-based makeup products. Additionally, research shows people who have rosacea, blackheads and pimples, when switched to using mineral cosmetics slowed down the skin problems progression. Standard makeup and cosmetics tend to trigger adverse reactions when applied to sensitive skin, while mineral cosmetics do not. People who previously could not wear makeup can now safely blend mineral-based cosmetic products without worrying about unsightly skin reactions and irritations.

Mineral cosmetics manufacturers exclude toxic ingredients also present in their competitors’

4 Secret Ways to Remove Stretch Marks

Stretch MarksStretch marks are benign but they look ugly! While some people opt to live with these silvery streaks, for many they are extremely annoying and frustrating. Just imagine those unsightly zebra lines that appear out of nowhere, without your permission. And what’s even worse is their resistivity to every possible treatment that you try to banish these streaks. You try product after product, hoping to get rid of them one day, but in the end you get an impression that the stretch is the most loyal thing that has ever happened to you.

Million dollar question is, “are stretch marks really impossible to remove?” If not, then what is the most effective Treatment for Stretch Marks? If you are also seeking effective ways to get rid of these nasty marks then rejoice, as you have come to the right place. Here we will share with you three effective ways to remove these zebra stripes on your tummy or legs.
What are stretch marks?

It is a common skin problem that affects a vast majority of people around the globe, regardless of gender and ethnicity. Most frequent victims

5 Cosmetic Brushes Every Woman Should Have

BrushesYou need cosmetic brushes for your tender face, gorgeous eyes, recently trimmed eyebrows and your lips. The secret to beauty is not having all the brushes, it is having the right brushes. Read on to know exactly the type of brushes you need and their specific uses.

Foundation brush

As the name suggests, it is used to apply the foundation. Some people use their hands to apply foundation, which is so wrong. Before applying foundation, you need to prepare your face, by cleaning it. After preparing your face, pour the right amount of foundation on the back of your hand. Use the foundation brush to pick the right amount of foundation, depending on your preferred coverage. Start applying the foundation from the center of the face. Using deep downward stroke will help avoid makeup lines. The tapered edges of the brush help to reach hidden areas such as corners of the nose.

Concealer brush

Not many of us were born with perfect skin. Concealer is used to hide those few blemishes. Most people simply use their finger to apply concealer on a spot. A small concealer brush does a better job. You just need to pick

How to Use Argan Oil for Hair Care

Argan Oil for Hair CareArgan oil is a very popular natural oil which has long been used in its native country of Morocco for its numerous health and beauty benefits. Extracted from the argan nut, the oil can be used on the skin to treat minor infections and insect bites, but can also be taken internally as an oil which promotes general good health.

Despite this, this particular product is most well known for its numerous beauty benefits, as this can be used as a skin and hair treatment too. Many people around the world now use this pure as a beauty and hair care treatment, and the oil has also been incorporated into numerous products from top skin care brands from all over the globe.

Many people choose to use this oil for their hair care as it provides a completely natural alternative to other options on the market that are full of chemicals or preservatives. Although this oil can be costly, by looking to purchase it in larger quantities from reputable online and offline retailers you can actually

In Love With Perfume

In Love With PerfumeAlthough this sounds like an easy task, the person needs to understand why they love perfume. Although this sounds like a fairly simple answer, in essence it’s more complex than that. The topic of perfume is basically a complex topic that perfume designers have spent years studying. Not only is perfume a commercial beauty product, there are the chemistry components that need to be considered, which includes fashion and social trends. For me, I love perfume as it reminds me of beautiful things and that makes me happy. I also enjoy discovering the complexities of the fragrance creation, the intricacies of aroma-material synergy, and the end result of a harmonious scent.

But loving perfume goes beyond just finding the perfect scent. Think about the last best-selling novel you read. There was a story behind that novel and the same is true for perfume. Great fragrances tell a story that tends to enchant the wearer. When I smell a new fragrance I let my imagination go and see if any memories evolve from it. Woodsy scents remind me of as a child walking through the national parks.

Types of Manicures And How They Are Done

Types of ManicuresMost manicures start out similarly. Some people choose the basic procedure while others go for more creative options. Being aware of the different types of manicure will help you decide which of these types suits you best.

Different Types Of Manicures To Choose From

Basic – If you have just started to receive manicure, consider getting the basic types first. The nail technician will apply a cream, lotion, or oil to the cuticles first. For five minutes, soak your hands into a dish of warm water. After that, the technician will dry your hands, and ask what nail length or style you prefer. You can choose from over, square, or a combination of both. Massage follows. When it has been completed, a base coat will be applied before a polish of your choice. Lastly, a top coat will be applied. Once it has been polished, your hands will be placed under a nail dryer.

French – This is meant to provide you with a clean, gorgeous look that you want. A clear, beige or pale pink polish will be applied over your entire nail along

Makeup Bloggers Make Them a New Best Friend

Makeup BloggersThe moment a new item is available to the public, they are testing it so they can bring their devoted readers or watchers the information they need to make an informed decision on whether to buy or not. Makeup bloggers are a huge asset to anyone that wears makeup, and definitely no a few things about getting professional results!

Here are some of the things they recommend on:

Exfoliation and Skin Care

With oh so may products on the market and having them be ever-changing, skin care decisions can be overwhelming. Makeup bloggers do their part to bring awareness of the best products for exfoliation and skin care to the public eye. Whether they are soaps, moisturizer, blemish care or similar items one can be they will know just what to invest in when following a popular makeup blogger that specialises in these items.

Eye Shadow Tricks

For anyone that has tried to apply shadow and get results like they see in magazines and on their favourite superstars, they know the struggle. What shade goes where

Homemade Beauty Tips for Cleansing Hydrating and Exfoliation

Raw Milk and HoneyHow do you take care of your skin to look beautiful naturally? Do you prefer using cosmetics which are laden with tons of chemicals or make use of homemade beauty tips that give effective and lasting results. Let your skin be taken care of by the naturally occurring products. Clean, nurture and nourish your skin with the help of natural products and let your skin glow with health. Here’s how:

Cleansing With Natural Products:

Boost your beauty by making use of Mother Nature! A complete skin care needs cleansing, moisturizing, exfoliation on a regular basis. You may be using cosmetic cleansers to clean your skin before going to bed, try these naturally occurring cleansers:

Raw Milk and Honey:

Mix a few drops of rose water with honey and raw milk. Dip cotton balls in this mixture and wipe the dirt and dirt and grim off your skin. This will clean, moisturize and tone your skin. Lactose contained in the milk is a skin-whitener and the enzyme contained in honey, moisturize your skin. Rose water firms and refreshes your skin.

Lemon and Cucumber:

How To Find A Right Hair Salon

A Right Hair SalonMost of the time people find a hair salon that they like and they do not change hair dressers unless they move, or their stylist moves. That is because our hair is one of the first things people see about us and when we find someone that can do what we want to our hair we do not look for anyone else.

If you move to a new town, or something happens to make you have to start going to a new beauty salon there are a few things you can do to make sure you choose the right beauty salon for your needs.

Choosing a hair salon and stylist may take some time, but consider the following things when you are deciding which beauty shop to try out.

• The location of the shop. You want your hair stylist to be in close proximity to your job or to your home. That way you do not have to travel a long distance in order to get your hair cut or styled.

• Does the beauty shop do all types of hair treatments?