There are 47 million Instagram hashtags for #DIY. It's a hot topic for everything from home décor to crafting, and of course beauty. DIY skincare is hyped as a safe and affordable alternative to store-bought products. Just because it can grow in your backyard or exists in your medicine cabinet, doesn't mean it's good for your skin. Looking into cleaner cosmetics isn't a bad idea, but some natural ingredients YouTube and Instagram sensations swear by can cause adverse side effects. Dr. Gretchen Frieling, a board-certified Boston Area Dermatopathologist, warns us about the most touted DIY skincare ingredients and why you should never put them on your face.
The winter season can bring many long, cold and dry days. This weather can leave your skin dry, dull and flaky. Your skin is an extremely important part of your overall health, and not keeping it healthy (and hydrated) can be a big problem. Continue reading for tips on keeping your skin healthy, naturally.
There are days when we all want to try something new with our makeup. Unique eyeliner trends are the perfect way to take your makeup look to the next level without looking too over the top. Inspired by some of the biggest runway eyeliner trends created by famous makeup artists, we are going to show you everything from simple winged liners to colorful and crazy ones.
Hygge (pronounced HUE-gah) is a Danish cultural phenomenon that's gone global. Here's what it's all about—and how you can get your cozy fix. As of late, hygge has starting making its way into Western culture, too. But what does hygge really entail—and why is it so popular with in Denmark, whose resident are routinely cited as the happiest in the world? Here’s what it’s all about—and why you could stand to inject a little hygge into the upcoming holiday season.
You’re sure to want to look as good as possible once you leave the house. Regardless if you’re going to work or out on a date, taking the time to appear as attractive as you can is important. The good news is you don’t have to spend hours trying to do so when you rely on time management tips.
And why we need to keep it that way.Sometimes I feel like a broken record, constantly advocating the benefits of self-care and how this practice has transformed my life over the last 15 years.But this past week confirmed for me that this message is one we all need to hear, again and again.
In the crowded skin-care marketplace, it’s tough to know what products to use and when to use them. Before you reach for foundations and concealers, or book expensive cosmetic treatments, get in the habit of nurturing your skin for a fresh, clean look.
Are you getting enough sleep? Are you getting the right kind? And if not, what can be done about it?Anyone who has lain in bed listening to the foxes and burglars going about their nocturnal activities, all the while urging sleep to descend, will know all about the power of insomnia.
As you probably already know, these days it is possible to look great at almost any age. Whether you're in your teens or late 60s, you can still look youthful and healthy.