Healthy habits should be very easy to execute but then life happens.You always start your day with good intentions.
You get out of bed and decide today is the day you start eating healthier. You already made plans to do a 30 minute workout and make a yummy green smoothie. But you look at the time and it’s already 6:30am.
The time went by so fast while you were making breakfast for your family and getting ready for work.
You tell yourself that you will just order in a healthy meal during lunch break but your day gets filled up with meetings and client work and you forget to eat. At this point, anything will do. Even a doughnut.
You haven’t given up yet though. You can still do a 15 minute workout when you get home in the evening. When you get home, you get preoccupied making sure your … Read more
“Take care of your body. It’s the only place you have to live” – John Rohn
Do you love your body?
If you say you do, how do you show it? How do you take care of your body and treat it like a priceless treasure? Ok I’m not trying to be deep or anything like that.
I see people punishing their body by starving themselves in an effort to lose weight. Using beauty products with harmful chemicals to get a fairer skin is actually hurting your body and skin. Eating junk food that could lead to high cholesterol and obesity is not a way to take care of your body.
Yeah you could say you are enjoying yourself by taking ice cream and pizza every day but what about your immune system and possible weight gain.
A slim body, flawless skin tone and serene mind mean nothing without a … Read more
How long since the list time you pulled out from your makeup storage and used your seasonal lipstick shade? Let’s also not forget when’s the last time you bought yourself a new set of brushes.
We understand your admiration for that plum lipstick but leaving it sitting unused for quite a long time calls for it to go down the wastebasket. We know it’s heart-wrenching but it has to be done. You’ll tell with the consistency of the product when it needs to go.
No matter how much you spent to purchase these items, it’s got to go when it needs to go. Even your makeup bag needs spring cleaning!
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Lipsticks are not as prone to formula spoiling since it doesn’t contain water. However, it contains oily substances that makes the formula run dry over time. This results to uneven application and creates that waxy, unpleasant … Read more
Warm-weather mood is in sight and just right around the corner. Now’s the time to update your beauty bag and toss there some spring/summer appropriate beauty products.
On the contrary, you don’t really need to purchase new products for this season is known for bare-faced and dewy makeup trends. The thing though, this year everything gets interesting and spruced up despite the warm weather.
From the “no makeup” makeup look to bright and bold lips, here are the looks you’ll want to don as the snow and cold breeze warms up.
Photo source: Pinterest
This is easily the simplest and undying style in the book. This timeless look you can wear even during pre and post-summer season. The “nomakeup” makeup look is so simple yet brings out your utmost natural beauty.
The quick and easy look goes like this:
- Moisturize, conceal and add generous coverage to the face
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2015 introduced us to balayage, opal hair color trend among others. With 2016 almost reaching its period halfway, you better make a hair makeover move.
If you’re still unsure what to do with your hair, you can always go to your reliable and professional hair expert to consult with and ask for their recommendations.
Or, a great alternative to consulting with an expert would be getting a good look with these celebrity approved hair makeovers.
Whether it’s a complete makeover or just an upgrade, take a look at these current hair trends that will surely take your breath away and will make you want to go straight to the salon and get it done.
Photo source: Lovely Hairstyles
We know you’ve been thinking hard about getting a bangs for the first time since grade school. Think twice or thrice or multiple times, think hard. After a reasonable period … Read more
Most of us believe that lives of supermodels are all about glamour, travelling and having fun. But looking perfect at all times is not as easy as it seems. Preparations for the fashion weeks, castings and important photo shoots require certain sacrifices and a lifestyle that will ensure that their bodies will remain in top shape for the catwalk.
This, of course, involves regular visits to the gym, strenuous exercising, getting a lot of sleep, staying hydrated, and also doing yoga and meditation to balance the mood and banish stress. But eating properly is just as important, especially during those hectic days when it is hard to keep any good habits at all between two shows. Here is how to eat like a supermodel.
1. Start Light in the Morning and Go Heavier as the Day Goes on
It is important to start your day with something that … Read more
We’re in the year 2016 where self-tying shoelaces and video-recording drones are flying over the market. And let’s not forget the latest in the beauty industry, we have innovations in our field as well. Ever heard of a spray-on nail polish? You might want to try that out.
The cosmetics industry, like any other industry, constantly find ways to create better products that aims to transform the beauty department. These innovative products and tools are backed up by thorough research and science.
Although Kylie Jenner’s lip kit broke the internet and set it on fire, these new products and tools are more than that and deserves to receive akin recognition. It’s the perfect time to be alive and check out these products and tools that will transform your daily life.
Spray-on nail polish
Photo source: Nails Inc.
The world’s first spray-on nail polish is making the rounds and is officially … Read more
Today, we are giving the spotlight to Apple Cider Vinegar!
This natural inexpensive product has been in existence as far back as 400 BC by Hippocrates, the father of modern medicine. He used it in his time.
Apple Cider Vinegar is formed by fermentation process. Bacteria and yeast breakdown the sugars in the cider. The sugars are first turned to alcohol and it further ferments to vinegar.
Ok so enough with the history and the process. What you really want to know is how does it help your skin glow, how can it get rid of your pimples and make your skin look younger. So let’s get into that.
Apple cider contains acetic acid, vitamins, mineral salts and amino acids. The pH of apple cider vinegar is similar to the outer layer of the skin. So it helps to restore and balance the pH of the skin and acid … Read more
“Have you been sleeping well lately?”, asks your friend while looking at your dark bags under your eyes.
We’ve heard it many times before and it’s true in any shape and form, our eyes are indeed the windows to our souls. However, the dark circles surrounding our view makes it rather less appealing. Plus, it gives the notion of having health issues, sleep deprivation and others.
Donning panda eyes, or some even call it raccoon eyes, can be frustrating as it ruins your whole look. No matter how much concealer you apply over it, some dark under eye bags just won’t give in. Sometimes, makeup, beauty hacks and tricks aren’t enough.
Dark circles is a dilemma for men and women alike. Men are just structured to be less conscious about such issues. Nobody strikes a smile while staring at the mirror getting a clear sight of the exhausted look on … Read more
If someone told me years back that I’ll be able to stop eating hot dog every day, I would probably have looked at that person and laughed. Seriously I was a junk food addict. I loved and enjoyed eating junk food every day. I also had the bad habit of eating late. Imagine eating eba by 10pm (I know! what???) I didn’t care about what it did to my skin or body. Yup I would gain weight like crazy every now and then.
I would look at a picture of Beyonce and say “body goals” but I didn’t do anything about it. I honestly never taught eating healthy was a big deal. Sometimes when I would want to do something about it, I’ll just go for a short jog and in my mind I’ve done something big and I should probably have lost 5kg. Ha!
My wakeup call came … Read more