How to De-stress with Skin Care

  Sometimes it seems that I’m living under a never-ending to-do list of deadlines and obligations and appointments. I check one off and, like a weed, another grows in its place. Even that first-world mandate of “me time” feels like yet another item I need to satisfy before I actually get a break. And while … Continue reading How to De-stress with Skin Care

A Year in Review: Beauty & Health Lessons Learned (and Thereby, Resolutions in 2016)

  I'm not one of those people big on holidays. Sure, I look forward to the quality time spent with family, to the good food, to the convivial atmosphere, but I haven't gotten a Christmas tree in eons, I don't deck the halls or attend a big gala for New Year's. I'd prefer, frankly speaking, escaping … Continue reading A Year in Review: Beauty & Health Lessons Learned (and Thereby, Resolutions in 2016)

Thinning Hair? What You Can Do About It and What Really Works

  They say a woman’s hair is her crowning glory. But I feel anything but regal when I see more and more of that glory clogging the shower drain. It's something I've always feared because my mother has had thinning hair for as long as I can remember. In fact, after I turned 40, I started noticing that certain … Continue reading Thinning Hair? What You Can Do About It and What Really Works