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When choosing a haircut, it should be one that complements and suits your face. One must take into consideration the shape of your face. To analyze th...
October 12, 2007
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Only cleanse your skin once at the end of the day. This will remove dirt and grime but will prevent further drying. Exfoliation is essential for dry s...
August 10, 2007
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Treating oily skin is a matter of trying to reduce oil production and keeping the pores clean to prevent stretching and oxidation. Instead of harsh cl...
June 8, 2007
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If you don’t decide a lipstick is too bright for you once you’ve got it on but scrubbing it off will ruin you foundation- mix a little foundation ...
May 11, 2007
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NEVER TEST foundation on your hand it’s always a different colour from your face. Always apply it to your jaw line. The right shade for you is t...
May 4, 2007
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Blue liner placed along the lower lid of the eye will make red eyes look whiter. Dark shadows make eyes recede. Use then on prominent eyes or in areas...
April 20, 2007
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If you’re in your twenties or thirties you may be surprised to find yourself in this category – surely maturing means you’re in your forties...
April 5, 2007
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1. Do you get spots?a) Yes, I’m prone to black heads, white heads or big red ones that hurt b) Not really- only around my period or if I use thick m...
March 30, 2007
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To create perfect skin you have to treat each individual cell with in perfectly. You need to know if the skin needs more water, less oil or just leavi...
March 23, 2007
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As you know everybody was introduced to that “bar of soap” for getting the dirt out. Well, we did get the dirt out and cleaned the hair, face, nec...
February 23, 2007
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1. Black women retain their hair longer as they mature in comparison with any other group of people.2. A black woman can style her hair in more ways t...
February 16, 2007
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Energizing:Most of us use the bath to relax and the shower to give us that get up and go, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Sits baths have been u...
February 9, 2007
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The healing power of water has been used in beauty therapy for years. Here’s how to use your bath or shower to relax soothe, smooth, energize or det...
February 2, 2007
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From the de-stressing value of a long hot bath to the practicality of hair removal, looking good does not stop at your chin. The problem, however is t...
January 26, 2007
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Beards can look great but you should wear one because you want to and not because you feel you have to. Alternatively there are some shaving technique...
December 8, 2006
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More and more men are realizing that proper grooming is not a luxury or simply a personal desire. It is a necessity and a growing number of men these ...
December 1, 2006
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Water is something most of us take for granted. It is a preventative measure for most diseases. New research studies confirm that water alleviates som...
November 24, 2006
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Your skin can be your best friend, it is your confident, and it is your protector. It takes all types of abuse, and yet it is quickly ready to forgive...
November 17, 2006
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Not getting the right amount of sleep is a disaster for your skin. Night-time is when the skin repairs itself – you build new cells and replace ...
November 10, 2006
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Stress affects the skin in a number of ways: First it increases levels of adrenal hormones like lastosterone, which have been linked to the triggering...
November 3, 2006
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After exposure to sunlight smoking is the next most damaging thing you can do to your skin. First the nicotine in cigarettes constricts the blood vess...
October 26, 2006
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As with skin what you eat affects your hair. Hair follicles rely on nourishment from the blood stream, but they compete with the rest of your body for...
October 20, 2006
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Straight hair is normally fine and thin. The result of this is that although straight hair looks fantastic in long straight styles or short crops, if ...
October 13, 2006
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Curly hair is nearly always dry hair – this combined with the fact that light reflects better from straight surfaces than curved ones, means tha...
October 6, 2006
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Wrinkles and sagging skin are due to a breakdown of the skins collagens, connective tissue that maintains the skins elasticity and tightness. Proper s...
September 29, 2006
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As you know everybody including you was introduced to that “bar of soap” for getting the dirt out. Well, we did get the dirt out and clean...
September 8, 2006
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The most notable factors determining your best make up colours are your facial skin colour, your hair and your eye colour. Of these three colours your...
September 1, 2006
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[Continued from last week)Dandruff (pityriasis – medical term for dandruff) is characterised by the excessive production and accumulation of skin ce...
August 25, 2006
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The skin is in constant state of renewal. Every person’s skin is constantly being shed everyday; the average person sheds about nine (9) pounds ...
August 18, 2006
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The top six reasons for hair loss are:1. Stress2. Diet3. Health4. Medication5. Environment6. GeneticThe scientific (medical term) for hair loss is cal...
August 11, 2006
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Oily hair and scalp is caused by overactive sebaceous glands and is characterized by a greasy build-up on the scalp and an oily coating on the hair. O...
August 4, 2006
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By Auldine A.K. BrowneCosmetologist, Make-up Artist & Tutor Barnet Fair Hair Fashion456-4496 or 530-2334Dry hair and scalp is caused by inactive ...
July 28, 2006
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21.JUL.06 The chief composition of hair is a protein called Kenatic. When administering a conditioning treatment, a Kenatic based product is most effe...
July 21, 2006
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Hair like people comes in a variety of colors, shapes and sizes. In order for us to keep the hair in a healthy and beautiful condition, proper attenti...
July 14, 2006
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Let’s start now! Schedule one evening a week for your total beauty workout. Use a facial misting sauna for removing dirt and impurities. Exfoliating...
July 7, 2006
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Water, water, water. Drink at least seven to eight glasses per day. Eat with your skin’s beauty in mind. Avoid fried foods and eat fewer fats. Remem...
June 30, 2006
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When moving about during the workweek, wear a hat that blocks direct sunrays and sunglasses that provide protection from harmful ultra violet rays.Spe...
June 23, 2006
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DO 1. Do drink eight glasses of water daily. 2. Do use only water-based oil free fragrance free products. 3. Do use astringents as often as you can &#...
June 16, 2006
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DOS 1. Do drink eight glasses of water daily.2. Do use only oil-based, moisture conditioning, dermatologically tested products.3. Do use a cream mask ...
June 9, 2006
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DOs 1. Do drink eight glasses of water daily.2. Do use acne-cleansing pads without resorcinol, which when used on black skin acts as a darkening agent...
June 2, 2006
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Today’s powders will not dry your skin. Many black women feel that powder causes a grey or ashy look. This is not true. Most powders have some type ...
May 26, 2006
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1. Use a lip light to reflect light evenly away from uneven dark lips. 2. Use an oil-free lip toner or foundation to even out lip colour. 3. Use a lip...
May 19, 2006