Be Smart About How You Spend Your Time in the Sun #ChooseSkinHealth

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How was your summer vacation? Did you relax and slow down to a near stand still? I hope so! I sure did! We just came back from a week at the beach, where our condo’s back patio was steps from the beach. We spent our days scrambling up and down the rocks that separated us […]

Raise A Hand For Teachers (nominate your favorite teacher!)

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Back-to-school time is practically here! Can you believe it?! thredUP, the fashion resale site, is on a mission to help everyone from parents to students to the classroom teachers get prepared for this exciting time of year! Here are a few things you should know about thredUP‘s efforts: They have a great shopping list of the […]

The 9 Best Warm Weather Beauty Buys

The 9 Best Warm Weather Beauty Buys

When the weather warms up, your beauty routine needs to change up! Ditch the heavy products and use beauty products that will hydrate, protect, help prevent breakouts and keep your makeup looking fresh! Here is a list of 9 products that I love: Neutrogena Hydro Boost- Skip the heavy creams and moisturizers! This gel product […]

The Formula for Healthy Skin

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To have healthy skin, follow this formula: one part healthy foods and drinks one part quality skin care products Your skin will not be it’s healthiest and look it’s best if one part or the other is neglected. Let’s look at what you put into your body… For optimal skin health, you want to eat […]

DIY Beauty: Natural Oils and Recipes for Healthy Hair & Skin

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Essential oils are the hottest thing in holistic healthcare right now. Not that the use of oils is a new concept, in fact the opposite is true: they’ve practically been used since the beginning of mankind. Essential oils have been used for therapeutic purposes for nearly 6,000 years (source).  As our western society looks for […]