This Week’s Recommended Foods for Healthy Skin

Did you know that your diet can have a significant impact on the appearance of your skin? After all, “You are what you eat,” so if you want to keep your skin looking youthful, radiant and clear for many years to come, you should make a habit of sticking with foods that promote healthy skin. Below is a list of our five favorite foods for skincare (for more recommendations, check out the skin clearing foods article from Glamour Magazine UK). Continue reading

Back to School Breakout-Free

Summer has flown by and back-to-school season has begun! It’s time to stock up on shiny school supplies, fabulous new outfits and maybe a new hairstyle to start the year off right.

If you’re getting anxious about breakouts on the first day of class… you’re not alone. No one wants their first impression to forever be “that girl with the pimple.” That’s why it’s so important to take care of your skin to prevent breakouts before they surface.
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2014 Miss Teen USA and Clear Skin

Last year’s 2013 Miss Teen USA was held at beautiful Atlantis Paradise Island in Nassau, Bahamas. Aside from her obvious good looks, last year’s winner, Cassidy Wolf proved to be a civic-minded, goal-oriented young woman and a truly deserving recipient of the Teen Miss USA crown. However, on this past Saturday, August 4, 2014, it was time to crown a new 2014 Miss Teen USA.

When all was said and done, it was Miss South Carolina, K. Lee Graham, who took the coveted Miss Teen USA title. Miss Graham wowed the judges with her beauty, charisma and intelligence. Of course, all 51 contestants were stunning, with clear, radiant skin and natural beauty.
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The Causes of Dry Skin

There are many skin care lines and products that are geared toward addressing dry skin. However, some moisturizer products on the market actually contain ingredients that can exacerbate dryness. These ingredients include parabens, phthalates, alcohol and mineral oils, which are included in skin care products to serve as fillers.  These fillers are added with the intention of making the product more attractive to the consumer.
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