Are things looking a bit pale as the winter season approaches? A great bronzer can make all the difference and warm up your winter look. (more…)
Scars and stretch marks happen to us all. Although, the general expert consensus is that there is no proven remedy that will erase scars and stretch marks completely; it is possible to fade them with the right treatment, technique, and timing. (more…)
Petroleum jelly is a staple item many people use for beauty treatments. Although, petroleum jelly is considered safe for cosmetic use it has been shown to have some ugly side effects. (more…)
Has smelling a perfume or cologne ever triggered a headache or a sneezing attack? These are just a few signs of how toxic fragrances can be. (more…)
Want a brighter smile without the use of abrasive treatments? Try an oil mouthwash. This is a healthy, natural method to get pearly white teeth. Using oil as a mouthwash is an Ayurvedic technique that is traditionally called oil pulling. (more…)
I have to admit that although I love makeup and beauty products, I am not a “girlie” girl. When it comes to the items in my purse – they are all strictly for utility.
I prefer to keep things simple and carry only the things that I need throughout the day. I dumped my purse to give everyone a peek at my must-have items for my busy days.
Choose your perfect foundation brush and never have a bad makeup day again! The color and texture of your foundation may be right, but if you’re applying it with the wrong brush you won’t get a natural, flawless finish. (more…)
Attention ladies! Choose your feminine hygiene products wisely. These products come in contact with the most intimate part of your body where the skin is the thinnest. The toxic chemicals found in tampons and sanitary pads are absorbed through your skin directly into your bloodstream and circulated throughout your body leading to possible health risks. (more…)
An unattractive development, such as nail fungus, may have occurred during the months your feet were confined to your winter boots. To get your toenails sandal-ready, it will take more than a coat of nail polish. (more…)
Practicing green beauty doesn’t have to be inconvenient. With a few minor adjustments to your daily beauty routine you can play a major role in preserving and protecting our environment. Here are the best tips I’ve learned that can serve as a simple guide to practicing daily green beauty. (more…)
MY BEAUTY DILEMMA:
It was time to repurchase my favorite foundation, Neutrogena Healthy Skin Foundation. Unfortunately, the name of the shade had long worn off of the bottle. I was going to have to play another guessing game at the drugstore to find my shade. (more…)
Using organic beauty and skincare products is more than just a trend. It really is worth the extra effort and the extra money to use beauty products that are made from certified organic ingredients. Using products on your body that are not organic can cause damage to your skin as well as your health. Here are three reasons to go organic. (more…)
How many times have you gone on a trip and realized that you forgot to pack a must-have beauty item? It happened to me this week. (more…)
What are the beauty secrets that help celebrities stay picture perfect? One of the best kept secrets is a daily dose of caviar – for their skin. Hollywood elites such as Angelina Jolie and Victoria Beckham have embraced the luxurious delicacy as a skincare treatment and the results show that it is not just a fad. (more…)
It’s time to indulge in some sweet treats for Halloween! But be careful that your sweet indulgence doesn’t become a habit. A sugar overload can make want to wear a Halloween mask all year round. Why? Some experts have linked the intake of too much sugar to premature wrinkles and skin aging. (more…)
Skin lighteners are a toxic fix for acne scars and an uneven complexion. Skin lightening products commonly contain the active ingredient, hydroquinone. Medical studies have shown that hydroquinone is a carcinogen. (more…)
Do you have a natural beauty tip that never fails you? Share it with us. Submit your entry and be a guest blogger. Have your natural beauty tip posted here on Beauty Blog by Ms Toi. This is a great tip from Micheala. Learn her holy grail method to quickly get rid of a pimple. (more…)
Consider essential oils as nature’s original beauty treatment. Essential oils have been used for their beautifying properties since ancient times. Today, most of our beauty products use synthetic chemical ingredients instead of essential oils to treat beauty issues. Go back to beauty basics and use essential oils instead of toxic beauty products. Use this as a guide to learn how to use essential oils in your beauty routine. (more…)
Daily facial cleansing only removes dirt from the surface of your skin. To keep a healthy glow to your skin it is necessary to periodically give it a deep cleanse. The build-up of impurities from makeup, environmental pollutants, and even skincare products can clog pores.
Facial steaming is a simple way to deep cleanse the skin. Facial steaming opens pores and impurities are drawn out as the skin sweats. Use this easy do it yourself facial steam once a week to keep a healthy glowing complexion. (more…)
Looking for a safe, lead-free lipstick? Look no further than your own kitchen. You can use a simple crayon to create a bountiful supply of lipstick in any imaginable color. Never again do you need to purchase high-priced lipsticks that contain questionable ingredients. Grow and multiply your lipstick collection with this easy do it yourself recipe for non-toxic crayon lipstick. (more…)