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5 Fierce Women We Admire

Finding a role model in the modern world is like finding a needle in a haystack. There are plenty of outstanding women, but only a few rises to the top. In this article, you’ll find out our top 5 women who made a difference in the world. How did they start, and how do they change the world. Michelle Obama Former first lady of the US, lawyer, and fashion icon Coming from a humble background, Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama was unlike the other US first ladies that came before her.  Her father was a city-pump operator…

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8 Habits to Try for Body Positivity

Are you down on your body for being less than perfect? Even though we know – consciously – that we should love our bodies and accept the way we are, it’s often easier said than done. After all, how many times have you wished your cellulite away? Or been disappointed that you were thinner, shapelier, curvier in the ‘right’ places? Are you down on your body? That’s a no brainer. Which is why it’s time to swap our self-criticism for habits that are more positive and embracing of the bodies we do have. Read on to find out…

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5 Seasonal Foods for Beautiful Skin

The most critical element in achieving a natural glow is maintaining one’s health because what happens inside the body shows on the outside. Excessive free radicals in the liver, for example, makes the skin darker; lack of vitamin C results in the formation of wrinkling and sagging; the presence of any sickness and disease makes the skin look pale and dull.  So, it is best to also invest in healthy living as much as we do in cosmetics and cleansers. It entails being particular with the day-to-day activities and, most importantly, the food we eat. Are…

Your Eyes, Your Skin And Your Computer

Right now, just like millions of others all over the world, you are staring at a screen. Whether this may be a computer, a phone, a television, or anything else, people are now spending such a large portion of time each day with their gazed turned towards a screen.  You may think that this is harmless, but all of this screen time is actually having quite an impact on your eyes, your skin and your general health… HEV Light from Digital Screens HEV light is a term that is being used so often in the skin…

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Keep In Mind These 9 Safe Tanning Tips

As you’re probably already aware, prolonged exposure to ultraviolet rays can cause all sorts of problems for your skin, including rashes, allergies, discoloration, sunburn and many others. And yet, you don’t want to spend the summer like a hermit and rock the Casper look for three months, all in the name of sun protection. Well, you can still lock that sun-kissed look, as long as you take a few precautionary measures. With a little bit of patience and know-how, it’s entirely possible to rock a bronzed look while keeping your skin healthy and protected. Exfoliate Your…

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9 Summer Foods for Glowing Skin

Summer is the season when nature blesses us with some of its most delicious produce: colorful fruit, yummy berries and refreshing, health-packed veggies. These straight-from-nature treats are not only great for boosting your immunity and overall health, they can also enhance the appearance of your skin. Thanks to high concentrations of vitamins, minerals, acids and other complexion-pepping nutrients, replenishing your diet with sun-fed food can quickly make your skin go from ‘meh’ to ‘wow.’ Curious about these natural skin-loving wonders? Read on! Watermelon For many people, spending summer without eating copious amounts of watermelon is simply…

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Mistakes To Avoid When Getting A Tattoo

There’s no denying that getting a new tattoo is super exciting, but this should not be a process that you rush through. Everybody knows that tattoos are permanent, so make sure that you avoid these common mistakes, to ensure that your tattoo is one that you’ll treasure for a lifetime. Choosing Price Over Skill A tattoo is something that will remain on your body forever, so this is not the time to be trying to bag yourself a bargain. If you have set yourself quite a tight budget, it may be worth waiting until you are…

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Must-Know Tips for Your Winter Wedding

Winter weddings can be absolutely magical, with everything from the sprinkles of snow to roaring log fires adding so much character and personality to your big day. However, there is no denying that planning a wedding for the winter months can also be a bit of a gamble, so take a look at these winter wedding tips to ensure that your special day is nothing but a huge success. Choosing a Venue The winter months are also the festive season, meaning that many venues and locations will be booked up so far in advance, not only…

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Avoiding Summer Blisters

Summer means we’re walking around a bit more often than we generally do during the winter or fall months. It also means different shoes! If we’re being really honest we have a soft spot for summer shoes-what’s not to love, though? The problem, of course, is that some of these shoes we love to wear during the summer months can be more prone to giving us blisters. Let’s face it…blisters are never fun, or cute! Avoiding summer blisters may seem like it’s an impossible thing to do, but we’ve discovered some tips that actually work to…

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How to Savor the Last Days of Summer

Summer is coming to an end, as much as we hate to say that. After we make our way into August the last few weeks of summer tends to fly by. It’s always a blast to enjoy all of the opportunities that come along with the summer season, but it unfortunately doesn’t last forever. Fortunately, there are some great ways to make the most of the summer before we need to say farewell (until next year, anyways). We’re sharing some of our favorite ideas on how to savor the last days of summer—enjoy! Visit the Beach…