Beauty Advice for Teenagers

The quest for looking healthy and beautiful can seem challenging, especially when you are a teenager. Your body is going through so many changes, it can create issues that seem devastating. Coping with issues like acne, body changes, and new developments, can be hard enough. But you add in the pressure from your friends, magazines, […]

Meditation for Beginners

With the onset of technology and the aging of our lives, we live in a time  where we are incredibly stressed out and anxious. It is easy for some to just take a couple of pills and make it all go away until the next day. A lot of us, however, are now seeking alternative, […]

5 Great Snack Foods that You Don’t Have to Feel Guilty About

Being hungry is not a productive part to any diet plan. As a matter of fact, when you starve yourself your body naturally goes into a self-preservation mode, which causes your body to store fat. Storing fat is the last thing that you want your body to do. The best practice is to prevent hunger […]

Eco-Friendly Beauty Products

We are becoming more aware of and concerned about our impact on the environment and this translates into more frequent use of products and consumables that are biodegradable, made from recycled materials, or are non-toxic or eco-friendly.  This concern is not limited to the type of foods we eat, toilet paper we use, or energy-efficient […]

Facial Rejuvenation Using Botox – Reducing the Look of Lines and Wrinkles

Botulinum toxin otherwise known as Botox is commonly used for cosmetic as well as medical purposes. This non-surgical treatment temporarily reduces lines and wrinkles caused by stress, over-expression and age. It is administered by injecting small amounts of Botox into the affected area. There is no recovery time for the treatment and the result is […]

Are Cosmetic Surgeons and Plastic Surgeons the Same Thing?

The terms plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery are often used interchangeably during conversation as if these therapies are the same. This isn’t quite the case. Plastic surgery may include cosmetic benefits, but beauty and appearance are not the main focus, as is the case with cosmetic surgery. Plastic Surgery Plastic surgery is an actual surgical […]

Breaking Down the Essentials of a Swift Plastic Surgery Recovery Process

Many people are misguided in thinking that plastic surgery is all cosmetics and without a medical side to it. Plastic surgery encompasses both reconstructive surgery and cosmetic surgery. The reconstructive category is performed for medical reasons while cosmetic surgery is done for the refinement of bodily structures. Cosmetic surgery, generalized by many as plastic surgery […]

Obagi for Life: The Science Behind Universal Skin Restoration

Obagi Medical Products Inc. claims that it can significantly brighten skin health for women of any age or skin type. Indeed, since 1988 and the introduction of Obagi’s ever-popular Nu-Derm system, Obagi’s prescription-grade formulations have been available only through dermatologists and certified sellers. Sensational Obagi Systems Beyond the Nu-Derm System’s proven ability to improve visible […]

The Truth Behind High SPF Sunscreens: Is More SPF Better?

Both Coppertone and Neutrogena have recently unveiled sunscreens with sun protection factors (SPF) of 70 and 85, respectively. In a spree of one-upsmanship, Banana Boat countered with its most potent SPF yet. Today, Neutrogena even offers sunscreens with sun protection factors in triple digits; these bigger-is-better strategies have left dermatologists scratching their heads. The Science […]

Enhance Your Look Without Implants: Getting a Breast Lift

Breasts begin to sag and droop due to a number of reasons like pregnancy, weight loss, genetics, and through the process of natural aging. A breast lift can restore a woman’s breast to their original firm and perky position. Drooping breasts can be adjusted to a more youthful look by eradicating soft tissue and superfluous […]