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16 Very Merry Nail Art Design Ideas

Today, we don't associate red nails with power as much as we do with Coca Cola and Christmas. Nail art design is now accessible to more than just the royals. There's equal opportunity for nail expression, and the holidays warmly offer opportunity to paint your nails ruby red. This is the season for sparkles, pine, deep blue, white and red.

Cleopatra dipped her fingertips into a rich mixture of henna regularly to ensure her nails demonstrated her power.   Like an illuminated wand, ruby red finger tips carry a mysterious influence. Cleopatra’s crimson manicure completed the image of a powerful throne. In Egypt BC, the deeper and stronger the shade of red a person sported, the more …

9 Incredible Coconut Oil Hacks

It's no wonder coconuts come from the land of the tropics, better known as paradise. Besides helping you survive on a beautiful island, coconuts contain the incredible coconut oil. Just one jar of organic coconut oil harbors the utility of numerous products. You might find yourself stocking up your kitchen, your bathroom, your beauty box and your garage with coconut oil. This is how versatile the affordable, non-toxic, all natural substance is.

It’s no wonder coconuts come from the land of the tropics, better known as paradise. Besides helping you survive on a beautiful island, coconuts contain the incredible coconut oil. Just one jar of organic coconut oil harbors the utility of numerous products. You might find yourself stocking up your kitchen, your bathroom, your beauty box …

22 Perfect Makeup Looks for Fall: Starring Jennifer Lopez

With fall, many of my neon nail polished get neglected for mauves and charcoals. The change of season calls for new inspiration that only a statuesque pop icon with longevity and talent can give us. I've been following JLo since the beginning, all the way back to when she was married to a waiter at Lario's Restaurant on Miami Beach. It seems that with time and experience, Jennifer Lopez becomes more and more beautiful. Her cheekbones become more pronounced as her wisdom grows.

Throughout autumn, my neon nail polish gets neglected and replaced by “fall colors.” The change of season calls for new inspiration that only a statuesque pop icon with longevity and talent can give us. I’ve been following JLo since the beginning, all the way back to when she was married to a waiter at Lario’s …

10 Summer Time Beauty Hacks

In the summer, I try to balance a less rigorous beauty routine with a more rigorous skin care regimen.

It’s summer– this means salt water, sun burns, swim suits and sunsets. During the summer, my beach bum/pirate/mermaid/princess identity is in full force. At any given time, on a day in June, you might find me walking with my dog to check the surf, harvesting some gooey fresh aloe, gluing gems to seashells, forgetting all …

How To Harvest Aloe Vera Gel From A House Plant

Aloe Vera which grows from the inside out is like a fountain, a "fountain of youth." Aloe Vera is a treasure chest of health benefits when used topically and when ingested. Topically, I've used aloe straight from the plant on various skin injuries--like when I fell off my bike in the Bahamas; I was so thankful for the aloe plants decorating the road ways.

I don’t have an outdoor garden…yet. I make do with some wonderful sunlight that shines through the large windows in our living room. I also use the kitchen window for my cooking herbs. While I dream about my own little plot of land, I also cherish my indoor plants, especially my potted Aloe Vera. Aloe …

How Tos for 8 Easy Holiday Hairdos

It took me a long time to realize that to make a nice hair do, I first had to try, try and try again. I realized the more I messed around with bobby pins and hairsprays, the better I could style my hair. Aside from learning that practice makes perfect for hair, just like it does for everything else too, how to tutorials initiate, inspire and teach. See how fun and fabulous playing with your hair can be this holiday season.

It took me a long time to realize that to make a nice hair do, I first had to try, try and try again. I realized the more I messed around with bobby pins and hairsprays, the better I could style my hair. Aside from learning that practice makes perfect for hair, just like it …

Gorgeous and Glamourous with 4-Eyes

Yes, of course the celebrities look hot in their glasses...big whoop. They're supposed to! For those of us without personal stylists, we sort of have a DIY approach. As usual, I took matters into my own hands.

Glamour and glasses aren’t commercially known as a pair of close friends. I beg to differ… View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com View image | …

11 Glamourous and Lush Soft-Afro Hair Looks

Soft afros offer a lush and textured look that radiates a "can't keep my eyes off you" boldness.

Lush & textured effeminate boldness. Think up. Think far & wide. Think round. For those of us who aren’t blessed with locks as lush as these (no matter how many products you try that claim “volume”), there’s always the iconic always effective mini sponge rollers, like so:

Spotlight on Pink Hair

Spotlight on Pink Hair: which pink hair looks can add sophistication to your personal style.

Pink hair has reached a new level of style. No longer is pink hair associated with rebellion and rock & roll. Today pink hair is worn by some of the world’s finest women, and it’s worn with the soft prettiness of a vintage perfume. View image | gettyimages.com Seems hard to believe, especially since the …

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