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What Type of Hyaluronic Acid Really Works for Wrinkles?

What Type of Hyaluronic Acid Really Works for Wrinkles?

How to choose the right Hyaluronic Acid skin care products.  The surprising facts about anti aging skin care treatments

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Is Your Drinking Water Safe?

Is Your Drinking Water Safe?

Check to see if your drinking water is contaminated using this national database

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A Few Facts About Sunscreen ( To Help in Choosing "The Best Sunscreen" )

A Few Facts About Sunscreen ( To Help in Choosing "The Best Sunscreen" )

Sunscreen Facts: There is no proof that sunscreens alone can prevent most skin cancers.  Extensive research has been in recent years in an effort to gain definitive conclusions about preventing skin cancer by way of proper sun protection and unfortunately the research supports both sides of the coin.  For more information on these studies visit our friends at the EWG who have done a wonderful job in summarizing these studies. Sunscreens that boast high SPF numbers are bogus.  Researchers and qualified experts agree that an SPF of 50 is the cap for protection.  The FDA has proposed banning anything higher than...

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March to the Beat of Your Own Drum

March to the Beat of Your Own Drum

The world would be a very dull place if we were all identical so keep being you because we want you the way you are!

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Are Topical Lip Plumping Treatments Worth It?

Are Topical Lip Plumping Treatments Worth It?

Yesterday I was reading an article in one of the beauty magazines and it was all about the 9 best lip plumping products.  I was very intrigued because the jury has not officially declared if lip products can magically plump your kisser so I started reading.  I had only gotten to the 2nd product listed when I decided to research some of the ingredients listed in the hopes to identify what was responsible for creating fuller lips.  The product was a sweet clay plumping mask and it retailed for $32.00 for just under a half of an ounce.  The product...

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