Health & Beauty Articles
How Long Do Hair Products Stay Fresh?
Even the highest quality hair products have a shelf life. And depending on the ingredients, that shelf life can vary dramatically.
Spotlight: Rochelle Rae Cosmetics
After 10 years in the business, she began developing her own makeup line - one that met the needs of on-the-go women. After two years of research and development, she launched Rae Cosmetics. Her slogan is "Beauty, Pure & Simple."
St. Valentine's Day: A Day for Aromatic Hair
In the past, women had their hair and bodies anointed with fragrant pomades and botanical oils, assured of their medicinal or spiritual power.
Patience is Key to Hair Growth
The reality is that genetics determine how tall you are, your eye color, your hair texture and the "predetermined maximum growth rate" of your hair.
Don't it make my brown eyes . . . purple?!
This summer, I discovered an online company that sells individual pairs of coloured lenses in varieties they call subtle, bold and dramatic. Comfort Lenses also makes theatrical-effects lenses for television, movies and stage productions. Though almost the same price for one pair as a box of the most popular brand, Fresh Look, the Comfort Lenses are supposedly suitable for daily wear for up to three months, so I suspect I will get a couple of years from my “dramatic green” and “bold violet”.
Patience is key to Hair Growth
Although there's no magic potion for hair growth, there are things you can do to make sure your hair is growing at it's optimum rate.
Have you met Miss Kitty?
I keep my MAC 2002 palette at the office and it comes in handy on those days when I've left my makeup bag at home
The Beauty of Gray Curls
More women are opting to go gray. We tell you how to embrace those silver strands gracefully.
When Chemotherapy Turns Your World (and Hair) Upside Down
Chemotherapy hair loss is an unfortunate, and emotionally devastating, reality that many cancer patients face. We talk to survivors and stylists about how to make the process easier.
Pink is a Versatile Makeup Color
Rosy shades of blush are recommended as you age because our skin loses natural pigments.
Spring Bling Shines!
Spring is the perfect season for curlies to try out the many new hair accessories.