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Skin Care
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    10 Chemicals to Avoid in Your Beauty Routine

      You now may know that it matters just as much what you put on your skin as what you eat. There are so many chemicals in beauty products for your hair, skin and nails. Some of them might not be as harmful as others. Here are some to avoid

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    What to Know Before Getting Laser Hair Removal

    When summer comes around, it becomes increasingly more important to think about removing unwanted hair. This quest might lead you to consider laser hair removal so you can be done with shaving, waxing and other annoying ways to remove hair. It is a great option for permanent hair removal, but

Hair Care
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    How to Make Your Hair Grow Faster

    It can be painful to wait for your hair to grow. You might lust after a long hair style and find extensions too expensive or damaging for your hair type. So how do you make your hair grow faster? There are a few tips that can help your hair grow

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    8 Ways You Ruin Your Hair

    We all have different hair types and different hair care routines. Yet, there are ways we all damage our hair without even thinking twice about it. Are you aware of the ways you might be ruining your hair and damaging it for good? Here are a few examples and what

Make Up
  • How to Bounce Back After Holiday Eating and Drinking
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    How to Bounce Back After Holiday Eating and Drinking

    The holidays have come and gone and you might be feeling a little icky after all of the decadent dishes, desserts and drinks. It is okay to treat yourself but now is the time to detox and dive into a new eating and exercise routine! Drink more water. If you’ve

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    Makeup Tricks for Taking the Best Selfies

    Most of us take selfies. Some of us have spent hours applying the perfect routine of makeup to get the best picture possible. Here are some tips for looking your best on camera: Use a moisture mask. Moisturized skin looks healthy and can help your makeup look better in photographs.

Fitness
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    Stop Being Tired All The Time

    There are many reasons you could be exhausted. You could have a change in your schedule, haven’t been sleeping well, haven’t been eating correctly, and so on. Here are some reasons you might be tired all the time that aren’t food related and how to feel better: You’re living with

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    What Happens When You Overeat?

    We’ve talked about how to stop overeating, but we haven’t talked about what happens in your body when you do. Chances are you over-ate at least once during the holiday season and paid the price. Here’s what actually happens when you feel a little too full after eating a big

  • How to Bounce Back After Holiday Eating and Drinking
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    How to Bounce Back After Holiday Eating and Drinking

    The holidays have come and gone and you might be feeling a little icky after all of the decadent dishes, desserts and drinks. It is okay to treat yourself but now is the time to detox and dive into a new eating and exercise routine! Drink more water. If you’ve

  • Ways to Get Perfect Skin
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    Ways to Get Perfect Skin

    Perfect skin can be caused by genetics, but it also needs a little TLC. If you’ve been suffering from skin woes and are jealous of your smoothly skinned friends, here are some easy and inexpensive habits to adopt. Give yourself a massage or get a facial weekly. Massage is great

Recipes
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    Best Pumpkin Cake Recipe EVER!

    Thanksgiving is a holiday that I allow myself to splurge, and stuff my face until I  can no longer move.   I came across this recipe a few years back and it is a rendition of Paula Dean’s Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cake.  I promise you that this recipe will not disappoint!!!

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    Use Sea Salt for Gorgeous Skin

    You might think salt is too drying for your skin, but sea salt is actually great for your body and it can balance, protect and restore the skin if used properly. Sea salt contains minerals such as magnesium, calcium, sodium and potassium. Sea salt can actually improve hydration and balance

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    5-Minute Edamame

    My boyfriend is always complaining about how hungry he is while I am cooking dinner. If his whining gets to be too much, I’ll grab a bag out of the freezer and whip this up as an appetizer. Ingredients: 1 bag of frozen edamame (with shells) Pinch of sea salt

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    Left Over Chicken Lunch

    Whenever I have left over chicken and am looking to create a healthy lunch, I throw this together. You can mix in your favorite veggies, or use the ones I suggested below. Ingredients Left over chicken (shredded or cubed) Quinoa 1 avocado –cut into cubes 1  tomato- cut into cubes