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Charcoal, Turmeric, and Snails

Skin care products and ingredients seem to change quite a bit. Thanks to advancements in technology and research experts are able to determine ingredients that are even more beneficial to our skin throughout time. Utilizing natural ingredients has been something practiced for centuries, but the past few years it’s become much more main stream. Since many of us are much more aware of the pollutants and chemicals we’re exposed to, using natural ingredients is an interest when it comes to skin care. Charcoal, turmeric, and snails have been some of the trending skin care ingredients as…

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Could Watermelon Be A Secret Beauty Weapon?

Watermelon is a favorite fruit for most of us this time of year. What summer barbeque or get together is complete without watermelon? Since it’s in season, it’s so easy to make it a summer staple. Between its sweet taste and refreshing feel-we could eat it ALL day, especially those hot summer days. But what if watermelon was more than just a tasty, refreshing treat? Well the good news it really is SO much more than that. There are quite a few beauty benefits from watermelon. Which begs the question-could watermelon be a secret beauty weapon?…

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Treat Yourself To A Microzone Facial

Feel like treating yourself to a facial? Facials are one of those skin care treatments that many of us splurge on when we want a little pampering. Although truthfully, treating yourself to a regular facial can make a huge difference in your skin’s health and overall appearance. If you’ve been thinking about adding facials into your regular skin care routine, or you’re ready to give yourself some pampering you may want to treat yourself to a microzone facial. Microzone facials have been growing in popularity among the facial world, and with good reason. So often when…

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Using Concealer To Awaken Tired Eyes

Wake up with tired eyes? It’s a fairly rare occurrence to truly get enough shut eye at night. We all live in such a busy lifestyle, sleep tends to take the back burner. Regardless of how or why you’re not getting enough sleep, having an instant fix to awaken tired eyes is a necessary tip to know. Sure, figuring out the root of why you’re so tired is important we know that you want that instant fix so you don’t have to feel self-conscious when walking around with those tired eyes. Using concealer to awaken tired…

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Celeb Inspiration to Age Gracefully

We’re willing to assume that one of your beauty goals in life is to age gracefully. We, personally, don’t know anyone who doesn’t share that same beauty goal. Aging gracefully sounds pretty great after all, doesn’t it? We’ve all witnessed some incredible women achieve that goal, too. It always seems as though celebs have the inside scoop and knowhow on aging gracefully. Who better to pull inspiration from than celebs? We’ve gathered some a few of our favorite celeb inspiration to age gracefully to give you a little aging inspiration for your aging journey. Halle Berry…

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Your Defense Against Aging

Aging isn’t something we can avoid altogether, it’s a natural process of life. Unfortunately, we can’t stop time (or turn it back). That may seem like a scary truth bomb because so many of us are afraid of aging, more specifically showing signs of aging. With so many new and improved anti-aging skin care products hitting the market at an incredibly fast pace, it’s easy to get caught up in just focusing on skin care products to fight the aging process for your skin. However, experts have found one trick you may be missing that could…

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Quick Fixes That May Do More Harm Than Good

We all want the quick fix. Whether it’s related to weight loss, beauty or something else…we’re all about quick results. Here at Lionesse we’re all about keeping your beauty routine as easy and stress free as possible. We believe life is stressful enough, and your beauty routine shouldn’t add to that. The downside is some quick fixes we’ve seen floating around online may not be doing you any favors. While they may save you time and money, the long term effect could be damaging. We couldn’t sit back any longer without telling you about some of…

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Why Is Hibiscus Nicknamed the “Botox Plant?”

Hibiscus is probably a flower you’re familiar with seeing in bouquets of flowers and used throughout Hawaiian themed pictures, parties and more. It’s a stunning flower that boasts a vibrant color and unique look. Recently, hibiscus has been getting some attention from the skin care industry. Yes…a flower is being utilized in skin care! It’s amazing what technology and science are able to utilize in today’s world. In fact, hibiscus has been increasingly known as the botox plant. Did we catch your attention yet? After hearing hibiscus referred to as that name, we started wondering why…

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Tips For Lighter Underarms

Dark underarms aren’t harmful, and really not something that should be a huge concern to your health in any way. That being said, struggling with dark underarms can be just…frustrating. Even though we don’t walk around with our arms up in the air displaying our underarms on a constant basis having dark underarms can leave you feeling a bit insecure on different occasions throughout your normal life. Dark underarms is a common beauty concern, so if this is something you’re struggling with (which we’re assuming it is if you’re reading this) know that you’re not alone…

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Steps To The Perfect Self-Tan

It’s summertime! There’s nothing quite like basking in the warm weather and all the fun activities that come with the summer months. Of course, as adults, we’re not able to spend as much time outside as we did during our childhood to get that natural tan. Not to mention…that natural tan isn’t exactly ideal for anti-aging. Lucky for us, self-tanning products are a real thing and we’re able to get a natural looking glow without stepping foot in the actual sun. Oh, the wonders of the world! Self-tanning products are incredible, but they can also go…