Health & Beauty Articles

Haircare Goes Green
Haircare Goes Green
Beauty companies from large to small now are offering products with certified organic ingredients in response to consumer demand for healthier products that go on their body, not just on their dinner table.
Chewing the fat!
Chewing the fat!
The importance of fat in our diet cannot be over-stated. It contains lipids essential to the development of the nervous system, and sterols, which are building blocks of our hormones.
Majoring in Curls: Choosing the Right Hair for the Occasion
Majoring in Curls: Choosing the Right Hair for the Occasion
Curly hair lends itself to a dressy look
Peer Pressure and Your Child: What You Need to Know
Peer Pressure and Your Child: What You Need to Know
Every day, children get messages about how they should look and act
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.
Majoring in Curls: Take a Cue from the Guys
Majoring in Curls: Take a Cue from the Guys
You hardly ever see a curly-haired man wearing his hair straight
Inside New York’s Fashion Week: A Backstage Pass
Inside New York’s Fashion Week: A Backstage Pass
“It’s not so set, it’s a lot more fun and a little more free,” explains Giovanni Giuntoli, a Redken stylist, also working his magic on the models’ manes. “It’s a lot more about naturally curly hair and just the volume of it and the playfulness of it. That’s what Betsey’s shows are about. She wants to make sure everyone has fun.”
Hello Old Friend!
Hello Old Friend!
After my success with my old standby product, I asked some friends and relatives which products they’ve used for years and wouldn’t part with.
Majoring in Curls: Air Hair
Majoring in Curls: Air Hair
Air travel is hard on hair, no matter how you spin it. The air within planes is conditioned and circulated and also very dry.