Welcome to: Skin Care

High Heel Relief: Sweet Millk Foot Soak

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Tired from a long day’s work? Kick off those heels. We’ll show you how you can care for your tired, abused feet with a homemade foot soak.

We’ve said it before, we’ll say it again – our feet deserve all the care and attention just like our face or hair. Tired, dry, aching or even itching feet screams some serious pampering so “listen” to what your feet tell you. If you feel like they need a break, well, chances are, they do need a break!

Soak your feet in a warm, relaxing foot soak to soothe them.

Minimize Pores With A DIY Lemon-Tomato Mask

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Fretting over large pores? While large skin pores are usually genetic or a result of our lack of proper skin care, it is a major cause of skin issue among us women. Yes, we understand our pores or skin glands have a great purpose, (the secretions from the pores of the skin is one of the important immune defenses of the body that protects the inside from the external environment reducing the chance of infection) but large pores are just unpleasant to look at.

Exfoliate Your Hands & Feet With Oatmeal

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A Tribute To A Working Woman’s Hands And Feet

Women of this generation have their hands full – literally.

Today, we’re busy climbing the corporate ladder, running a business, traveling for a cause, saving the world! It’s amazing how much stuff we juggle and to some this is admirable, but the truth is, many of us are just beat.

Nowadays, it’s a luxury to be able relax, breathe, and be pampered. And special pampering is what the busy working woman’s hands and feet need!

Get A Gorgeous Glow With A Pumpkin Facial

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Why wait for autumn to roll around before getting the pumpkins out, when we can enjoy its health benefits today? In fact, pumpkins are lovely natural ingredients for anybody looking for a healthier glow!

Great Natural Remedies For Dry Feet

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Often, due to the dry, cold winter weather, our feet become dry, cracked or callused. This common problem can escalate from red, itchy and blotchy skin to painful cracks and calluses in the heels which in turn can lead to infections.

Facial Steps – How to Do a Home Facial For Dry, Normal and Oily Skin

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Knowing how to do a home facial using your favorite homemade facial recipes is a brilliant way of giving your skin a quick pick-me-up, to exercise it by activating circulation and for bringing nutrients and oxygen to the surface. You can do a home facial using homemade face masks or you can do a steam facial. Nearly all face masks contain a high percentage of water; the rapid evaporation that follows application causes them to be cooling, soothing and contracting. Doing a home facial is an excellent way to pamper yourself, relax, and improve your complexion.

Natural Not Pretty?

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A freshly washed face, concealed with compact or foundation; a blush to lift up those cheek bones; a lipstick to highlight the shape of the lips and possibly make it look bigger or smaller; eyeliner applied to highlight the eyes and also covered with eye shadow in the background; preferably with a colour that matches the outfit; eyelash extensions or eyelashes covered with volume enhancing mascara, hair straightened/curled and sprayed so it stays still; nails done with polish again preferably matching the outfit; armpits and legs shaved and free from even a speck of body hair;  high heels to look taller. When I mentioned all this, what was the first thing that came to your mind?

Why Use A Clay Face Mask?

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It is everyone’s wish to have flawless and healthy looking face, but only few know how to actually go about doing it.

Homemade Coconut Oil Cleanser For Acne

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It shouldn’t be a surprise that coconut oil is becoming more and more popular and widely used in skincare products. One of the reasons for this is that it’s rich in essential fatty and amino acids that moisturize skin and regulate cell function.

Shelf Life of Handmade Creams

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Shelf life of handmade cosmetics is one of the main questions if you finally decided to make your own natural cream. How long can it be stored containing preservatives or without them?