THE RISKS OF USING LEMON JUICE ON YOUR FACE

“Natural” does not always mean “gentle.” Lately, I have seen a lot of information recommending to apply lemon juice on your face. It is important to know the risks and if you apply it how to do it correctly to avoid negative side effects, including

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT EXFOLIATING ACIDS

Although the acid revolution in skin care made a strong appearance in the early 90’s, the use of certain acids date from ancient times. We all have heard of Cleopatra taking baths in sour milk and other cultures using wine to rejuvenate their skin. The

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A woman looking in the mirror worried about her enlarged pores

HOW TO IMPROVE THE APPEARANCE OF ENLARGED PORES

The pores that we see on the surface are actually the openings of hair follicles— They are minute structures that the skin utilizes to release sweat and sebum (oil) produced by the sweat and sebaceous glands. In areas where there are more sebaceous glands and

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT FACIAL MASSAGE ROLLERS

Today, beauty has become a term with a limitless meaning.. There is always space for new things, new products and yes.. new tools. It seems like people are ready to go beyond skincare and do whatever it takes in search of the fountain of youth.

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EMPOWERING YOU TO SHINE THROUGH

Welcome to my blog I am Dora,  I’m 48, and like most women I am determined to find balance, keep myself healthy and active and cherish those little things in life that make me  happy. Time just flies by and I am now an empty

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A woman taking a hot shower which causes skin dryness

ARE HOT SHOWERS BAD FOR YOUR SKIN?

Okay, I agree hot showers are relaxing and they feel soothing and calming, release muscle tension and clear up your mind, specially after a hectic day or if it is cold outside, but does taking a hot shower comes with a price for the skin?

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A woman making a decision to make some beauty resolutions for healthy skin

5 BEAUTY RESOLUTIONS FOR HEALTHIER SKIN

Any time is a good time for  new goals and why not… a new you! Maybe you had in mind giving yourself a pick me up by changing your skincare regimen or a new haircut but kept on slacking and putting it off for a

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Woman over 40 beauty tips

10 BEAUTY SECRETS AND TIPS FOR WOMEN OVER 40

  One amazing thing happens as we grow in age… I can say this with strong confidence at 47 — priorities change and we can see with great clarity that we are the most beautiful when we accept and love the uniqueness of being ourselves, imperfections

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A woman sleeping. Myths and facts about beauty sleep

YOU THOUGHT “BEAUTY SLEEP” WAS A MYTH ?

There is nothing worse than someone asking you if you are tired, after you spent a whole morning in the mirror doing your hair and makeup. And although foundation and concealer can do miracles; they can only take you so far if you are lacking

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5 FOODS THAT CAN MAKE YOU AGE FASTER

We all are constantly bombarded with information about foods and products that can keep us look young but it is as important to be aware of those foods that can accelerate aging. I believe in balance and I think that everything in moderation is not

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SKIN TREATMENTS KEEP YOU LOOKING YOUNG

When was the last time you treated yourself to a skintreatment ?  Regular facial treatments can have amazing benefits for the skin. They can prevent and correct many skin issues and maintain your skin looking healthy and younger looking. My philosophy in skin care is

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