Category Archives: Anti-Aging

Makeup Tips for Women Over 50

Beauty isn’t just for the young. Women aged 50 and older can look as gorgeous and beautiful as ever, provided you know the best practices when it comes to makeup. The following tips ensure you look your best without unnecessarily adding years to your face. Continue reading Makeup Tips for Women Over 50

3 Makeup Mistakes That Make You Look Older

Makeup is supposed to play up your natural attributes. However, it’s easy to fall into bad habits over time, which can actually have the opposite effect. Certain makeup mistakes diminish a youthful appearance and add years to your face, which is the last thing that any woman wants. Here are a few of those mistakes and what you can do to avoid them. Continue reading 3 Makeup Mistakes That Make You Look Older

Is Facewash the Most Important Step in Your Skincare Routine?

It is not uncommon for fancy serums, masks, exfoliators and moisturizers to take all the credit for healthy, glowing skin, but it’s really the underdog that deserves all the credit. That’s right — without your facewash, you wouldn’t be able to achieve the clean and open foundation upon which all the other skincare products rely. Continue reading Is Facewash the Most Important Step in Your Skincare Routine?

How To Use Glycolic Acid in Your Skincare Regimen (and Why You Should!)

“Glycolic acid.” You may be familiar with the term but not know why. We’ll help you out a bit: It’s one of the most common ingredients found in drugstore and dermatologist-approved skincare products. It’s also the ingredient that put skincare on the map back in the early ‘90s. Continue reading How To Use Glycolic Acid in Your Skincare Regimen (and Why You Should!)

Foods That Speed Up Your Body’s Aging Process

We get it — some of the tastiest foods are also some of the unhealthiest. While we have no qualms about indulging in some sugar-coated strawberries or deliciously greasy French fries, we also know that overindulgence can have negative consequences, one of which is sped-up aging. Before you go smothering your toast in butter or loading up a ballpark hotdog, think twice about how it will affect your body’s natural aging process, and consider swapping it out with an alternative instead. Continue reading Foods That Speed Up Your Body’s Aging Process

DIY Ingredients That Can Harm Your Skin Over Time

Once upon a time, Abraham Lincoln expressed these infinite words of wisdom: “Don’t believe everything you read on the internet.” Or did he? … Though we don’t know who really uttered this sentiment, what we do know is that these are wise words to live by, especially when it comes to skincare. Continue reading DIY Ingredients That Can Harm Your Skin Over Time

What Happens to Your Skin When You Sleep With Makeup On (Hint: It’s Not Pretty)

We get it — you went out, had some fun, and now that you’re home, the last thing you want to do is brush your teeth or wash your face of your makeup. While there’s no problem with hitting the hay after a long day or night out, you’re doing your complexion a severe disservice if you fall asleep with your makeup on. Here are three things that happen to your skin when you sleep with makeup on. Continue reading What Happens to Your Skin When You Sleep With Makeup On (Hint: It’s Not Pretty)