Aside from pollen, trees and grasses outdoors, you also come in contact with dust and dander indoors. All of these can cause signature allergy symptoms -- runny nose, sinus pressure, watery and itchy eyes, earache, hives and breathing difficulties. Cleaning a room to be allergen-free can help alleviate some of your allergy woes. Armed with a vacuum and steam cleaner, a … [Read more...] about How Do I Clean a Room to Be Allergy-Free?
A pedicure is the most luxurious gift that you can give your feet. After walking and standing for hour after hour, day after day, your feet will appreciate a little TLC. Salon pedicures tend to be pricey, especially if you opt to treat yourself on a monthly basis. But you can perform your own professional pedicure in the privacy of your own home, pamper your sore feet and save … [Read more...] about How to Do a Professional Pedicure
Facial swelling develops for a variety of reasons, including sinusitis and a long night of crying. Such facial swelling usually localizes around the eye area. However, it's not unusual for the swelling to spread to other areas of the face. In fact, swelling and puffiness is highly dependent on how and where fluids accumulate within the tender tissue of your face. Reducing … [Read more...] about How to Reduce Puffiness in the Face
Despite the fact that it grows from living material, hair is actually dead once it leaves the follicle. This is why hair requires special care to keep it looking its best. Your scalp also helps with this task by producing oils that keep your hair hydrated. Hair extensions can add length to your style and require just as much care as your real hair. Since they are not living … [Read more...] about How to Repair Dry Hair Extensions
The afro is a symbol of black culture and the au naturel approach of black hairstyles. Interest in the halo or dome-shaped style peaked in the U.S. during the 1960s; a trend which continued well into the 1970s. Since then, interest in the afro has reemerged. In fact, both males and females of all ages wear the afro hairstyle. If you would like to make your hair into an afro, … [Read more...] about How to Make Your Hair Into an Afro