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Looking Younger Makeup Beauty Tips

But for all the times makeup saves us, it can also age us. Follow these tips so that you can feel confident knowing your makeup makes you look younger. 1. Lighter not brighter. As you age, your makeup should be lightweight and used in moderation. A cats eye might look …

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Cut a pimple shaving? Try this…

You wake up in the morning. You’re getting ready for work or school. You have to be there by 9 AM sharp. You wake up with little or no time to get ready to go. As you’re shaving you run the blade over a raised pimple. Slice. Blood is dripping …

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Foods to Prevent Aging

Ever wonder if what you’re eating is causing your skin to dull, age, and lose elasticity? Well, the wonder is over because I can tell you that you are what you eat. You literally are what you eat because every one of your cells is replaced every seven years (Source: Stanford) …

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Does Stress Cause Aging Skin?

Do you look at the glass half-empty? Do you constantly find yourself stressing over things on a daily basis? If you are answering yes to any of these questions, then this is the perfect article for you. According to dermatologist Doris Day, MD, “regularly making certain facial expressions can cause …

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Prevent Wrinkles with a Sunscreen Routine

Beach chairs check, umbrella check, cooler packed and kids are all lathered up with sun block. You’re off to a great start for an enjoyable, relaxing day at the beach but have you forgotten about someone? Um, yourself! The importance of wearing a sunscreen to prevent future signs of aging …

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Retinol: A Time Tested Anti-­Aging Wonder

Retinol, a form of Vitamin A, boasts many uses for the skin. Targeting in on its anti-aging effects, retinol has been found to help stimulate collagen production which rebuilds cells and keeps them functioning as if they have been renewed instead of damaged (Source:JAMA). Huffington Post recently covered this topic …

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Skin Care for Your 20’s

If you are confused as to how to put an age appropriate skin-care routine together, you’ve come to the right place. It can be intimidating standing in the aisle at a drug store, endlessly staring at the various types of cleansers, day/night creams, serums, exfoliators, moisturizers, etc. Categorized by age …

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Skin Care for Your 30’s

The more sun you are exposed to, the more of an increase there are in fine lines, dark spots, and loss of elasticity (Source: SkinCancer.org). However if you religiously applied sunscreen, then you’re def in a better position than those who did not. Here are some tips to keep your skin …

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Skin Care for Your 40’s

“Ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun cause more than 90 percent of the visible signs of aging, which include wrinkles, rough patches, sagging, and skin discoloration” (Source: SkinCancer.org). After 40 plus years of the sun exposure you thought you were getting to just maintain your tan start appearing in the form …

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