Summertime is sweaty and sticky, which can wreak havoc on the makeup that took you 45 minutes to apply “just so” before you left the house. Makeup is important in the summer, not just to even things out, but to keep your face protected from harmful UVA rays. This summer, pack a light makeup bag for summer time fun.
Nothing can ruin the look of a flattering outfit and hairstyle faster than unsightly dark circles under your eyes. While getting adequate amounts of sleep, eating a balanced diet full of a variety of fruits and vegetables and drinking plenty of water can prevent and diminish the appearance of dark under-eye circles over time, sometimes you need a quick fix to get you out the door and looking your best. Fortunately, there are a number of fast remedies that take less than 15 minutes to prepare and apply.
No matter whether you’re fourteen or forty – we all want great skin! And who better to share tips and tricks for getting your natural glow on than an expert? Lucky for us, top New York dermatologist Debra Jaliman, MD, the author of Skin Rules, was willing to part with some of her secrets:
Let’s Craftis a special feature full of great crafts, inspiration and DIY projects that are perfect for any Modern Mom! This project comes from crafty mom Jill Alexander: “There are plenty of beauty stores where moms can buy exfoliating body scrubs, but we think that homemade is far superior. This delectable smelling body scrub is all natural and made with ingredients that you probably have on hand in the house. There are no chemicals you can’t pronounce in here!
When it comes to your skin, are you what you eat? Chocolate and fried foods are famous for causing breakouts, but are they true or is it just a skin myth? Take a closer look at six foods you probably blame for breakouts, and find out whats really causing problems on your face. What causes breakouts?
Whether you’re planning a romantic date night with your hubby or a night out with girlfriends, why not add curls to your hair for a new, exciting look? But wait! Don’t grab that curling iron! Excessive heat from curling irons can cause damage to your hair, causing breakage, dry, damaged hair follicles and thinning hair. Give your tresses a break from the heat of your curling iron with easy hair-curling tips. Go 1920s Style with Pin Curls
There’s nothing worse than waking up in the morning to discover a giant red zit staring back at you in the mirror. But fear not! You can still look great even on the days when your skin is rebelling with these expert tips for hiding imperfections. How to Cover Up a Pimple Shift the focus:
Quick Fix to Spray Tan White Spots Spray tanning has become one of the most popular ways to get your skin to glow the way you want it. It is a great alternative to tanning that won't put you at risk for UV rays. Most of the time, these tans provide an even tan. There…
Messy braids are the latest and hottest hair accessory – from Fishtail Braids to Side Braids to Classic Braids, you cant go wrong! It’s a great way to style your hair that looks casual and chic at the same time. Pro tip – use a salt beach spray for better handling while braiding. And of course, don’t be afraid to experiment! Here are a few of our favorites styles: Loose Side Braid
Beautiful, long, thick eyelashes create the perfect frame for a lovely pair of eyes and add a touch of glamour and sophistication to any look. From the flirty and feminine to the bold and dramatic, there are many different types of false lashes that can be used to add that special touch to the eyes.…