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Toxic Cosmetics To Avoid (Updated for 2018)

WRITTEN BY: joel.mackey On 05/29/2018

Toxic Cosmetics Guidebook
Toxic Cosmetics Article Navigation / Table of Contents Cosmetics Dirty Dozen List200+ Toxic Ingredients To Avoid in Cosmetics20+ Other Ingredients to be aware of in Beauty ProductsShampoo Ingredients to AvoidMakeup Ingredients to AvoidSkin Care Ingredients to AvoidSoap…

Best Spas for Rejuvenating & Relaxing

WRITTEN BY: Elizabeth On 01/11/2016

SpaHero
Going to the spa serves a few different purposes. If you go for waxing, a hair trim, or a skin care treatment, it may simply become another errand on your to-do list. If you let it, though, going to the spa can become an experience in and of itself. There are hundreds, if not…

Beauty Industry Breakthroughs for 2015

WRITTEN BY: Elizabeth On 12/07/2015

Beauty Industry Breakthroughs for 2015
Checking out products at the latest salon, cosmetics store, or drugstore is like opening gifts on Christmas morning for some of us! What’s even better is that every season brings new products, new developments in the beauty industry, and changes that excite professionals and…

5 Ways to Turn Your Bathroom into a Personal Spa

WRITTEN BY: Elizabeth On 05/23/2012

5 Ways to Turn Your Bathroom into a Personal Spa
Ahhhhhh... A day at the spa can be so relaxing and energizing.  The soft music, the lighting, and the pampering!  However, a couple hours spent at the spa can ring up a very un-zen-like price tag for the frugal at heart.  How can have the stress-relieving benefits in between…

Winterize Your Skin, Hair and Nails

WRITTEN BY: Elizabeth On 01/05/2012

Winterize Your Skin, Hair and Nails
People winterize their decks, right? They winterize their flower beds and tie sacks over their rose bushes. So why not take steps to protect your own body from the elements. The harsh winter weather can wreak havoc on your skin, hair, and nails. Don't just sit back and suffer…

DIY At-Home Pampering for Your Face, Hair and Skin

WRITTEN BY: Elizabeth On 12/13/2011

DIY At-Home Pampering for Your Face, Hair and Skin
With the holidays fast approaching and all of the stress of the season, you could probably use a little pampering to mellow out. We've got some great DIY pampering ideas that make relaxing treats for you this winter. Bonus: They also double as fun gift ideas!  

Blinded by the White

WRITTEN BY: Elizabeth On 09/06/2011

Blinded by the White
Why overusing bleach in teeth whitening can be counterproductive. You're having a good hair day, your make-up is flawless, and you're rocking a fabulous new outfit - what's missing?  It may be a blinding, white smile.  Americans seem to be obsessed with whitening their teeth,…

Massage Therapy is Making Space for Professional Growth

WRITTEN BY: Elizabeth On 02/11/2009

Massage Therapy is Making Space for Professional Growth
Today, pursuing a massage therapy career isn't just for empathetic people who want to help others - it's for business-savvy professionals who want to tap into one of today's fastest growing industries. There are already more than 118, 000 massage therapy professionals…

Step this way

WRITTEN BY: Elizabeth On 11/21/2008

Step this way
As the temperature drops, it seems like the number of invites to parties goes up... well, at least for the holiday season it seems that way. The mixers, cocktail parties and holiday shindigs seem endless and if you want to look your best, put your best foot forward - literally…

Deep Tissue Bodywork

WRITTEN BY: Elizabeth On 10/03/2008

Deep Tissue Bodywork
Deep Tissue Massage Deep tissue bodywork is a general term for a range of therapies that work to "unstick" the body's connective tissues and/or muscles to encourage them to function properly again. Among the conditions deep tissue bodywork treats are whiplash, low back and neck…

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