Monthly Archives: November 2008
Posted for Lip Care On November 24, 2008
Lips are perhaps the most alluring feature on your face. And just as it’s important to keep your facial skin healthy and glowing, it is also essential to keep your lips supple!
The skin on your lips requires just as much nourishment and care that you bestow on your face. Your lips are just as prone to damage by environmental, physical and ultraviolet radiation. However, it can be one of the areas most neglected by women.
Soft and Supple
It is extremely important to keep your lips moisturized at all times. Use a good quality moisturizing lipstick or lip gloss as a protective shield on the lips.
Scrub for the Lips
Also, don’t drink out of straws! It has the same effect because fo the puckering to sip from them.
Posted for Beauty On November 20, 2008
The internet is sprawling with many sugar coated reviews about various skin care products that each one seems to be better than the other. It’s almost as if no product is bad.
How I wish that was true. Unfortunately that’s not the case!
Here are 4 commonly used skin care products that can actually do more harm than good. Read on…
Actually apricot particles are not exactly round. They are more angular and therefore have rough edges. When you rub it against your skin, it tends to stretch and rip off the pores.
It’s best to stick to mild scrubs like Obagi Nu-Derm Exfoderm or Exfoderm Forte. They are superior exfoliating lotions that contains phytic acid that help to make the skin smooth and supple.
Avoid cleansers and moisturizers that contain benzoyl peroxide.
To be on the safer side, it’s always better to use lipsticks or lip glosses that contain SPF and are able to shield your lips from harmful UV radiations of the sun.
As important it is to know what to use on your skin, it is also important to know what to avoid.
Best of Luck!
Posted for Skin Care On November 4, 2008
Effective skin care habits require a lot of dedication and perseverance. There are certain habits that aid in nourishing your skin while there are others lead to its destruction. Here are some potential enemies of your skin that you should seek to avoid.
And yeah… Don’t trust the so called coffee flavored energy drinks, because chances are they have higher caffeine content than a regular cup of coffee.
Saturated Fat and Trans Fatty Acids
So, now that you have identified potential harmful habits, you can work towards eliminating them from your routine!
Posted for Eye Care & Eye Make UP On November 1, 2008
Eyes are the window to your soul. But nothing distracts the view as much dark circles under the eyes. They are not only unpleasant to look at, but also steal all the charm and grace from your eyes.
Here are some basic causes of dark circles:
Allergies and Reactions
Also, avoid using skin care products near the eye. Most of them clearly specify that applying them near your eyes may cause allergic reactions and result in dark circles.
If you have dark circles under your eyes, check out all the above potential causes and make an alteration. Next time I will get you some tips and tricks to correct the dark under eye circles…