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All you need to know about sunscreen

Most of us enjoy lying in the sun in order to achieve that nice, tanned look. We should, however, be aware of the damage sunbathing can cause. Your skin type is an important factor in determining the extent of skin damage you are prone to experience. People with fair skin are more vulnerable to the negative effects of the sun. Darker skin types can also be damaged, but to a lesser extent. Our skin goes darker when...

What is beauty?

Every morning all around the world, women wake up and stare in the mirror… They think of what they would like to change about themselves; wishing they could have the body of the lady they saw in the grocery store, or even wishing they had better clothes, like a colleague in the office. We are so used to destroying our own self-image, by wondering what other people think about us, that we forget what we already...

How to take care of your body during winter time!

As soon as winter starts, most of us start noticing that our skin becomes itchy and dry. Today I am going to share a few tips on how to take care of your body during winter time. Body: When in the bath or shower, keep the water lukewarm. Warm water strips the skin from its natural oils. Exfoliating your skin is one of the most important things to do during winter. This helps to remove dead skin cells and helps your...

Beauty Secrets you probably never knew…

• Coconut water can help your skin get back that healthy glow. • Apply some toothpaste on your acne before you go to bed. It should help to reduce swelling and dry out the pimple. • To help with puffy eyes, peel a raw potato and cut it in half. Place the halves over your eyes for 10 minutes. The potato will cool your eyes and any swelling will decrease. • For a natural look, try using plain Vaseline on your...

Aromatherapy oils and their benefits

Where does aromatherapy oil come from? Aromatherapy oils are produced by deriving natural oils from different parts of plants. During this process, steam is used to break down the plant cells that carry the oil. The oil and steam are moved to a cooling chamber, where they are separated, resulting in the capture of specific essential oils. Essential oils contain the true essence of the plant it was derived from and...

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