The beauty battle one has with managing hair can feel like a neverending one. There are two ways to address this kind of woe: first, get to know your hair. Understand what makes it tick, what makes it happy, and how to nourish it in the best way you can while keeping its style under control. The second is, unfortunately, from established habits that generally give you the desired style, but compromise the integrity of your hair health. If nobody has told you before what these harmful habits are, it can feel like your world is being turned upside down. Here are the top 10 ways you're ruining your hair - and how to make a comeback.
The unfortunate truth for those of us that struggle with acne on a regular basis is that the acne itself is just one portion of the problem. When it’s been plaguing you for months, maybe years at a time, odds are probably high that you’ve had to deal with scarring on one level or another. These scars can range anywhere from red spots from more superficial acne to deep pits from large cystic acne. While you’re in the process of treating your acne and acne scarring, it may feel like an uphill battle to feel relatively normal. The good news is that there are products and methods to cover those spots up so well that it looks like a baby’s bottom. Here’s the very best makeup for acne scars (and how to use it), so you can look and feel like your favorite self.
Beaches and waves go together like peanut butter and jelly - and you know we're talking about hair. The very last thing you want to think about when you're on vacation is managing a mane that's only going to be made messy by humidity and ocean spritzes (and hey, it's one of our favorite styles!). The good news for you is that there are products specifically designed to emphasize the beachy style you want and decrease the effort so that you can focus on having fun. To make your next vacation effortless and unforgettable, try one of these products for beach waves that will have everyone going, "whoa".
There's nothing quite as beautiful as a woman who feels beautiful in her own skin - and nobody knows this more than the astounding Rhiannon Lawrence, resident life coach and proponent of self love. Rhi is no stranger to feeling discomfort in her own skin and trying to navigate the waters of obligation to family life while finding time for herself. If we may say so, she's totally rocking it and is setting a stellar example for women everywhere. We asked if she'd share a few of her experiences and secrets on how to feel sexy as a busy mom, so we can share with you how to find your own inner bliss.
For some of us, the struggle with frizz is all too real. At times, it feels like there isn't enough moisture in the world to calm those strands down. Luckily for us, there have been hair scientists working away in their labs for the past century creating new and innovative products to solve all of our hair woes - included the dreaded frizz. If you're not sure what to do for frizzy hair, take a peek at our top recommendations so you feel sleek, smooth and ready to rock.
On average, we put about a million trillion different products on our faces every single day. From the skincare that keeps us looking dewy and fresh, to the makeup that adds a little flair, there’s a lot of commitment that many of us aren’t quite willing to part with. The difficult part that many of us encounter is knowing how to get the most bang for our buck with these goodies - which means applying them in the right order to ensure maximum efficacy. We asked the face experts, and here, in their professional opinion, is what they said is the actual correct order to apply makeup.
There are few beauty routine horrors worse than the dread of waking up to an enormous unwanted pimple. A few of us have even encountered this sort of drama on such momentous occasions as a first date, family photos, or - dare we say it - on your wedding day. The good news is that untimely acne has been affecting humans for eons, and we've managed to figure out a few remedies to shorten the lifespan to the bare minimum. Based on the professional opinions of skin care experts, here is our top recommendation on the best overnight acne treatment (along with an acne-treatment skincare routine) to nip zits in the bud.
Curls have a mind of their own most of the time, and getting them to do what we want can be nothing short of running a circus. Whether they be willowy waves or rad ringlets or cute corkscrews, the best thing you can do for your curly girls is to give them tools to be the very best version of themselves. The idea of using hair mousse to emphasize curls can be daunting, but it's one of the best possible tools you can use to get the results you want. While there are plenty considered to be the best hair mousse in general, here are our favorites on the best mousse for curly hair.
In the age of endless availability of information, we don’t really have any excuses not to educate ourselves about the world we live in. What this vast resource provides is the opportunity to learn as much as we can about everything we do and everything we surround ourselves with so that we can make the best decisions for ourselves. One of the most important components of our day to day is what skincare regimen we decide on, and with good reason - the products you put on are absorbed into your skin and immediately affect your health. If you’re one of the many who desire to create a minimalistic and holistic way of taking care of your skin, we suggest giving the all natural girl’s guide to skincare a try.
‘Miracle’ is not a word that should be thrown around lightly - after all, the implications are extraordinary to say the least. So when we say that the Earthly Body Miracle Oil is aptly named, you know we’re not messing around. There are few products on the market capable of remedying such a vast array of skin ailments, but this one has certainly earned its stripes - here are our favorite 17 game-changing skincare uses for Miracle Oil (tip of the iceberg).