Beauty may be in the eyes of the beholder, but when someone is looking you straight in the eyes, and they see your crow’s feet, you may be wishing there was something you could do. So, here’s ten easy tips on how to minimize and prevent crow’s feet.
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People often resort to Botox to maintain their youthful appearance, but according to Marie-Véronique Nadeau, a chemist, licensed aesthetician, and author of The Yoga Facelift, “contracting facial muscles, via exercise … shortens them, so sagging is reduced and the face takes on a toned and more youthful appearance.”
If you haven’t heard, makeup products can get old and become breeding sites for bacteria, resulting in infections. If products are dry, clumpy, hard, smelly, or discolored, toss them. To help you know when your makeup’s reached it’s limit, here’s a chart.
If you want radiant skin, the well-known makeup artist Kimara Ahnert claims paprika is key. Paprika’s properties get the facial blood pumping when applied to the skin, and at Ahnert’s studio in New York, she offers a $165.00 paprika facial.
If you want to make sure you don’t look tired, don’t overpluck your eyebrows. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons found that when a person has elevated brows—the distance between the brows and the eyelids is higher than average—other people thought the person was tired. Interestingly, however, the surgeons found that what made an even bigger difference was [...]
If you’ve got serum, a sunblock or a sunscreen, and a moisturizer, you may be confused about which product should go on first after you’ve cleansed your skin. Here’s what the experts say.
If you want great looking eyes, here’s a few makeup tips to help you.
Add Drama. Most women who wear mascara just put on one coat. Adding an extra coat gives your eyes drama, and when you apply an extra bit to the outside edges, it opens your eyes and makes them appear larger. Another thing let [...]
Great looking skin comes from the inside out, and to get it, you have to do more than drink water and pop vitamins. In fact, the best vitamins for your skin come from the foods you eat, and, so, you need to know what foods provide which vitamins, and which vitamins are needed for healthy skin.
If you want to keep you skin looking its best and prevent aging, don’t consume salt. News on the street is salt sucks moisture out of your skin, and moisture is what keeps your skin looking supple, young, and fresh. In fact, what you should be doing is drinking at least six 8-ounce glasses of water each day [...]
Brown spots, which are sometimes called liver spots, age spots, or lentigines, are often associated with aging, but they actually have nothing to do with age. Brown spots occur because of ultraviolet sun exposure, which then creates uneven melanin production, and the only way to protect against such spots is to wear a sunblock, not a sunscreen. (If you’re [...]