Nude Make-up, The Natural Look From Organic Skin Care

August 9, 2010

A minimalist look is always the best approach to expose your natural beauty. And the best make-up to show off your best features is through nude make-up.

With this look, you typically put on less, instead of more. You start off with natural colored foundation just to smooth out impurities. If you can get away with not wearing anything at all, then go ahead. A hint of blush is also recommended just to add a bit of life, and then some complementary contouring elsewhere. Top it off with by a clear lip balm instead of a colored lipstick and you’re good to go.

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Natural Organic Beauty Products

July 26, 2010

With the advancement of technology like the development of cell phones, ipods, psp, etc. to the emergence of internet social networking sites, chat rooms and the likes, people find it more meaningful and more valuable to receive personalized gift items nowadays. It is not that you want to stay away from technology it is just that things are getting too impersonal thus the lack of value. Handwritten letters, handmade objects and a helping hand are better appreciated due to the extra effort that goes with it making you feel more loved and even more special.

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Baby Lotions, The Big, Bad and Ugly

July 19, 2010

Babies are adorable. In fact, one of women’s greatest wish would be to have skin as soft as a babies. However, there is a reason behind that gorgeous skin. It’s still fresh, new and, susceptible to irritation from harsh chemicals. This is why some baby lotions don’t even have fragrances right? But not all of them.

So, do you know what’s in your baby’s skin care lotion? You would be surprised and terrified at the same time.

Formaldehyde: A chemical that has been known to cause skin rashes and allergic reactions to people with sensitive skin
and babies. Formaldehyde can be absorbed through the skin when using personal care products containing it.

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Allergy Show

June 29, 2010

I’m really sad that I didn’t get to find this earlier, but better late than never right?

We should really learn from each other. Our friends from Europe for example, had an excellent idea of having an Allergy Show. Imagine all the antihistamines we could have saved if we had one like this in the US. It features not only Dermatologist experts, but also dieticians, consultant allergists, respiratory specialists, and gastroenterologists.

Aside from getting expert advice about allergies and avoiding them, you can also exchange recipes or brands. I believe it’s a really enlightening experience, I would love to have attended.

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Wrinkled Ladies by Anita Renfroe

June 14, 2010

This one really caught my attention. It’s amazingly witty and funny and honest. It’s a pity I couldn’t catch the lyrics, but I will post it as soon as I figure it out.

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Skin Care, Our Own Little Share to the Environment

June 9, 2010

It may be just vanity, but that doesn’t mean we can’t care for anything else right? Take the environment for example. There are tons of chemicals in the products that we use everyday. And lately, there have been studies conducted about the amount of pollution that are caused by cosmetics. They go to the water and contaminate it. In fact, recently a report by the Environmental Working Group (EWG ) claimed that 95 percent of the waterways in the San Francisco Bay area are contaminated with hormone disrupting substances that can be traced to personal care products. These chemicals are found to have altered the hormones of sea creatures.

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