Halloween is just days away and with it, the kickoff of the holiday season. Keep your skin in shape amid the holiday partying and the holiday eating with PUR Attitude’s Fountain of Youth Serum. Enter this What To Wear Under Your Halloween Mask-Fountain of Youth Giveaway to get your skin on this! This is the perfect skin treatment for both men and women. (more…)
Imagine if you never again had to purchase pads or tampons. Imagine that all you needed were your panties to provide protection. A company called THINX is revolutionizing that time of the month with an innovative concept – panties for periods! It sounds too good to be true. But this is real and according to the many raves and reviews, it really works! (more…)
Natural beauty products are one of the biggest trends in beauty. Many beauty brands are now labeling their products with the buzz words “paraben-free” and “all-natural” to get your attention. But the word “natural” doesn’t necessarily mean what you think it means when it comes to cosmetics. Learn how to avoid being misled by labels and becoming “greenwashed” with these consumer tips. (more…)
Temporary tattoos have become a trendy beauty accessory for young women. However, there is a particular type of temporary tattoo that will cause some damage control on the skin. The culprit is black henna. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the British Skin Foundation (BSF) have both issued warnings against the use of black henna tattoos. With the holidays fast approaching, heed this warning if you plan on using temporary body decals as part of your Halloween costume or other holiday fashions. (more…)
Hair styling has now reached a new frontier! It is now possible to style your hair using heat without the damaging effects. Technology has met hair styling with new innovations such as the QT Performance Wet to Dry Tourmaline Ceramic Flat Iron. This advanced technology flat iron is a must-have for anyone who uses a flat iron on a regular basis.
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.
Health food store such as Whole Foods Market makes shopping for healthy beauty products easy. But where do you find safe cosmetics if you don’t have a neighborhood health food store? (more…)
After seeing the Wen by Chaz Dean infomercial for about the thirtieth time, I was finally convinced to buy it and try it out for myself. I was intrigued because it was a one-step cleanser and conditioner that targeted all of my hair issues. (more…)
The EcoTools Naturally Beautiful Lash System is a beauty breakthrough! These lash kits are a must for every healthy beauty lover. Enter the Healthy Beauty Ms Toi Giveaway for a chance to receive a free EcoTools Naturally Beautiful Lash System! Visit my Facebook page to learn how to enter. (more…)
Ever wonder why smelling perfume or cologne can trigger a headache? It might possibly be the cocktail of toxic ingredients that make up these not-so-sweet scents. (more…)
Flu season is here and experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are predicting it to be one of the worse. Protect yourself naturally by boosting your immune system with an essential oil blend. (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…)
There is nothing new about the fact that drinking plenty of water is essential for a beautiful complexion and a healthy body. But you may have noticed that there is a new brand of water on the market every time you go grocery shopping. From distilled water to mineral water to vitamin-enhanced water; do you know what qualities you needin your tall drink of water? (more…)
Proper sun protection is an essential part of our daily beauty regimen. But choose your sunscreen wisely. Most sunscreens on the market contain ingredients that can have adverse effects on your health. These ingredients can penetrate the skin barrier in relatively large amounts, and therefore, have side effects that are more than skin-deep. (more…)
Did you know that all makeup can actually be considered mineral makeup? The same mineral ingredients in mineral makeup are also found in traditional makeup. The difference is what mineral makeup does not contain. This includes synthetic ingredients such as preservatives, parabens, mineral oil, dyes, and fragrance. However, if you use mineral makeup, you may need a product upgrade for a reason that is more than skin-deep. (more…)
Your local drugstore may be “greener” than you think. Make the drugstore your destination to shop for healthy cosmetics. Healthy cosmetics are free of artificial dyes, mineral oils, petrolatum, harsh chemicals, and skin irritants. They are also not tested on animals. (more…)
It is so obvious that you may have missed it. The remedy for dry, flaky skin can be found in a simple bottle of water; a bottle of Evian Mineral Water Spray to be exact. Go back to basics for dry, flaky skin and relieve it with water. (more…)
Face primers are a beauty must-have for a fresh, long-lasting makeup look. Primers are applied to create a thin layer over the skin that transform it into a smooth palette for a flawless makeup application. It is important, however, to avoid primers that contain synthetic ingredients that can clog pores and irritate skin. Over a period of time, repeated use can turn skin into a problematic palette. (more…)