Health & Beauty Articles

Hair Care Companies are Going Green
Hair Care Companies are Going Green
A growing number of beauty companies have made it their mission to be environmentally stewards.
Fragrance Additives
Fragrance Additives
The ingredients listed are organic molecules used in hair-are products, cosmetics, cleaning products, candles, and perfumes as fragrance additives. They are all naturally occurring components of various essential oils found in the plant kingdom.
Majoring in Curls: Resist the Temptation to Straighten
Majoring in Curls: Resist the Temptation to Straighten
I’ve only straightened my hair once in my life. (In my defense, I was coerced into it by well-meaning friends.
5 No-Frizz Tips for Rainy Spring Days
5 No-Frizz Tips for Rainy Spring Days
Make rainy spring days work for your curls with these quick no-frizz tips.
Don’t Fear the Wrinkle!
Don’t Fear the Wrinkle!
Those same scientific and medical advances also allow us to hide the signs of our age; but should we erase every physical trace of our years?
How to Simplify Your Skincare Routine
How to Simplify Your Skincare Routine
Tips and tricks for simplifying your skincare routine
Beauty Industry Goes After the Curly Girl
Beauty Industry Goes After the Curly Girl
Today, more hair-care companies than ever are courting the curly girl.
Rouquinne’s Makeup Missive: Mmmmm… chocolate!
Rouquinne’s Makeup Missive: Mmmmm… chocolate!
Pure, or almost pure, cocoa butter can be purchased at health food stores. It is inexpensive and soothing to very dry skin.
Dealing with Damage Done to Your Hair by…Water?
Dealing with Damage Done to Your Hair by…Water?
Since most of us encounter water with less-than-ideal components in it on a fairly regular basis, it is a great idea to have on hand a good clarifying shampoo with some EDTA, citric acid, or other acids and a deep conditioner.
Just Peachy!
Just Peachy!
Blue-eyed beauties should consider orange eye shadow in all hues from the most vibrant to palest peach. The daring could try the new NARS eye shadow duo Bohemian Gold (metallic taupe and iridescent copper), Hard Candy’s Lollipop shadow or MAC’s Mangomix Shadestick.
Curls for a Cure — A Year-Round Crusade for Breast Cancer Research
Curls for a Cure — A Year-Round Crusade for Breast Cancer Research
Instead of collecting money through pink products, as many companies do, Ouidad decided to transform Curls for a Cure into an ongoing campaign, where all the money goes to research.