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Common Causes of Hair Loss in Women and What You Can Do About It

There are many causes of hair loss in women – from diet to environment. Luckily, there are also ways to combat the process once you know the triggers. Women take pride in their hair. We clean it, color it, cut it, style it, wear it up, down and off to …

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Important Things to Know Before You Dye Your Hair Purple

If you are considering dying your hair a bright color, you’ll definitely want to take a look at these important things to know before you dye your hair purple – from what to expect, what they don’t tell you and how to maintain your new look. I had been wanting …

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Hospital Bag Essentials I Regret Not Packing the First Time I Had a Baby

During my first pregnancy, a friend told me that they were packing a brand new nightgown and pearls in their hospital bag along with their makeup, hair dryer, and curling iron. In my ever not-so-subtle way, I rolled my eyes and asked, “What the hell is wrong with you?” She …

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How to Make a Summer Emergency Preparedness Kit

One doesn’t grow up in the Great Lakes State and not spend their summers on the water. These days we live just a few blocks from the ocean and summer vacations involve trips to Michigan where lakes reign supreme. This summer is shaping up to be more of our favorite …

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Common Skincare Mistakes: Which Are You Guilty Of?

Summer is here, and that means we are all making terrible skincare mistakes. From too much sun to washing our sheets too infrequently, are you guilty of one of these skincare sins? Find out just how terrible these mistakes can be for your skin and how you can fix your …

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8 Things You Can Do to Help Tame Crazy Curls

Do you have curly hair? Have you spent most of your life trying to figure out the secret trick to making your hair more manageable? Do you have a cupboard full of abandoned products that have only been used once? Do you run from humid environments, dreading the inevitable frizz? …

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DIY Fourth of July Nail Art Ideas

Friday was the kiddo’s last day of school and it also marked the first official day of our summer vacation! I think I’ve been counting down since March and we celebrated this day with a picnic, ice cream, shopping, and s’mores! Now if only the water temperatures were warm enough …

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How to Choose a New Perfume to Smell Your Sexiest This Summer

What does your fragrance say about you? Does it capture your personality and style or do people smell you coming from miles away? The scent we choose to wear says a lot about us, and it should be a subtle accessory to our overall style. It should be just enough …

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Natural Skincare to Help Prevent Stretchmarks During Pregnancy

Somehow, I have found myself on the cusp of 30 and expecting my second child. It feels like just yesterday I was graduating from college without a care in the world…Except, when I look in the mirror, I am beginning to see all of those years on my face. My skin …

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5 Updates For Your Family’s Summer Beauty Routine

I consider myself a fairly low maintenance person, especially when it comes to my beauty routine. I like a good massage, mani/pedi, hair cut & color, or facial as much as the next girl, but they are far and few between. If nothing else, I simply like my hair and skin to …

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9 Beautiful and Easy Hairstyles that Travel with You

For many of us the idea of traveling conjures up vacation getaway time when we totally relax and pull our hair back into a messy bun or something and look presentable enough to be out in public without scaring people. But we also travel for other reasons that require from …

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Must Have Travel Friendly Beauty Products

We spend our days dreaming about jetting off to the seaside on the South of France, the beaches of Thailand, or the hillside of Ireland. What we don’t daydream about are the hassles of packing along our beauty routine. I often joke I can pack my life into a carry-on …

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Our latest favorite beauty find reduces the look of pores and wrinkles!

I will be 30 this year…Ugh! I know I am being dramatic, but I can already see the signs of aging. I have a few strands of grey hair peeking through my part. There are smile lines appearing at the corners of my mouth, and the large pores left from …

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A New Approach to Combat Adult Acne

“You will grow out of it..” “Everyone else is so worried about their own acne they won’t notice yours.” “It’s what is on the inside that counts.” “Everyone goes through this.” For as much as everyone tried to make me feel better about my acne, those words were not helpful. …

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DIY Winter Bright Grapefruit Sugar Scrub

I adore invigorating and energizing citrus scents and this DIY grapefruit sugar scrub is all of this and also super simple to put together – all you will need is a fresh grapefruit and sugar! There are a few different ways to incorporate the grapefruit – you can juice it, …

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5 Tips for Buying Prescription Glasses Online

  Prescription glasses are one of those purchases many of us prefer to make in store – often in the optician’s office right after we’ve updated our prescription. But online shopping for glasses and sunglasses has improved so much in recent years that many people are heading to the internet …

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