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Beauty Background – Fast Beautifiers

Time is a precious thing. However, it easily becomes scarce due to busy schedules, family and social life amongst other factors. Active women have less and less time to give intensive care to their beauty. Fortunately, there are miraculous products that can transform our look in no time! beautypress presents tips to get ready the blink of an eye. A different coffee break
Oh-oh… morning observation, you just found the remote and a packet of crisps buried in your couch after a night watching Netflix. A weary complexion and dark circles under your eyes is the sad conclusion of long ...
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Chinese New Year and The Year of The Pig

According to the Chinese culture, the pig is the twelfth zodiac sign and it is
associated with fortune, wealth, and enjoying life in every way possible. The people who bear that sign look at life realistically, but are always energetic, enthusiastic and easy going. The Chinese hold great value in the colours red and gold – they are core symbols of their tradition. Many brands use this as an opportunity to launch some of their most iconic products, right around the time of Chinese New Year, to commemorate the holiday and implement unique designs. Here are some beauty trends and ...
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Kallie’s Bucket List

Kallie Jensen is 15 years old and has been battling a rare and aggressive form of cancer for four years.
After a recent string of treatments and some bad news, Kallie made a bucket list of things she would like to experience.
One item on the list was a professional photo shoot, and the online magazine The Beauty Battalion got the ball rolling on that event.
But that wasn't all, as the Fox 13 Dream Team surprised Kallie by making a few more of her wishes come true ...
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Looking great, not done: Facial plastic surgeons report shift toward natural beauty

(BPT) - Gone are the days of plumped-up puckers, ski-sloped noses, overfilled cheeks and wind-tunnel faces that were obviously “done.” Today, facial plastic surgery is about looking like the best version of yourself — refreshed, relaxed and natural.Celebrities are driving this trend. Reality-star-turned-make-up-mogul Kylie Jenner recently announced that she had fillers dissolved from her signature pout, according to Allure, revealing natural, shapely lips. But this new trend is not just about reversing overly done procedures. It’s also about avoiding the over-done look in the first place.As many as one-third of facial plastic surgeons report that the “fear of looking unnatural” ...
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Pollution protection: 5 easy tips for combating the environment’s effects on skin

(BPT) - Properly taking care of your skin each day — and countering the possible effects of pollution — is quick, affordable and easy to do. So why do so many Americans forgo that step in their daily routines?A recent survey by CeraVe found 48 percent of American adults often worry about their skin, yet 36 percent have no regular skincare routine. Only 36 percent regularly use cleanser, and 33 percent say they’re confused about how to choose effective products and methods.Unfortunately, everyday pollution and UV rays can easily wreak havoc on your skin, so it’s essential to develop a ...
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Boomer bonanza: 5 ways to stay in style on a fixed income

(BPT) - As American baby boomers begin to exit their careers and opt for more leisurely lifestyles, some 10,000 are expected to retire every day through 2029.While many are scaling back their incomes in retirement, however, most have no intention of becoming out-of-touch with modern trends and innovations. Fortunately, keeping up-to-date and attuned to fashion doesn’t have to cost big bucks.“We boomers have every bit as much to offer as the millennials or the Gen-X’s or the Gen-Y’s,” writes Forrest Brakeman in the Huffington Post. “Hell, we invented the world as they know it. But to bridge the generation gap, ...
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Classic cardigan? 5 tips for caring for your vintage wardrobe

(BPT) - As environmentally aware Americans join the movement to reduce, reuse and recycle, many are turning to the past to find unique, well-made vintage pieces to complement their wardrobes.The hunt for great vintage wear has become so popular that we're spending some $4 billion annually on such fun finds, reports the Huffington Post.“For many it offers individuality, affordability, and that feel-good moment of rescuing an item from the landfill and reducing the environmental footprint,” writes Kate Black in that article. “This also makes it the retail unicorn, that rare occasion when a single store can appeal to stylish fashionistas, ...
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Maintaining a healthy pH balance ‘down there’: 3 common triggers for elevated vaginal pH and why it matters

(BPT) - Many women do not realize the vagina is an ecosystem that requires a balanced environment to remain healthy; and events like menstruation, sex, and hormonal changes can throw off that balance. The result can be odor and discomfort, according to Lauren Streicher, M.D., Medical Director of the Northwestern Medicine Center for Sexual Medicine and Menopause and Associate Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Northwestern University. Many women never have the benefit of a frank, open discussion about vaginal health and the importance of maintaining a healthy pH balance “down there.” Healthy pH and beneficial lactobacillus are the ...
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5 sunny beauty trends for this summer

(BPT) - Summer is here, which means it’s finally time to part ways with your knit scarves and cute wool jackets — at least for the next few months. It’s the season to bathe in the sun and enjoy the warm weather.Summer is all about having fun! Flip-flops, shorts, iced coffee and long nights sitting outdoors. At the same time, the heat, humidity and sun mean you’ll need to make a few changes to your beauty routine.And who better to bring in summer beauty tips than one of the season’s most radiant recording artists, Leslie Grace?Show off your eyes. Even ...
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4 Traits to Look for When Choosing Your Wedding Photographer

(BPT) - Planning a wedding is no small task. In order to enjoy the process (and stay sane), it's important to recognize early on which details can be decided quickly, and which ones deserve more time and care.When it comes to wedding photos, you can't go wrong with a little extra time and thought, because there's no such thing as a do-over. Choosing the right person for the job makes all the difference in getting that collection of photos you'll treasure forever.When your special day rolls around, a professional photographer will have the skill and artistry in capturing those beautiful ...
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