| Jan 6, 2011
| 11:22 AM
Planning a wedding while simultaneously trying to maintain a job and a life can be immensely stressful – and immensely hard on your body.
If this sounds familiar, read on. The experts have a handful of quick, easy tips to help busy brides-to-be...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 9:30 AM
It’s obviously important to get makeup and hair right. You have the dress, the shoes, the partner and hopefully the venue, so what about that skin and hair? OMG let’s not forget that photos last forever.
If you are most comfortable doing...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 11:49 AM
In the days prior to your wedding, it's essential that you slather on the sunscreen and do your best to stay out of the sun so that you don't end up with any last-minute burns or tan-lines that you can't fix, warns Jessica Pennington, owner of...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:55 AM
To purchase a copy of the book:
Can You Get Hooked on Lip Balm?: Top Cosmetic Scientists Answer Your Questions about the Lotions, Potions and Other Beauty Products You Use Every Day
Are Salon Products in Regular...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:27 AM
Sun Safety and Skin Cancer Prevention Tips:
Choose a broad-spectrum, UVA/UVB sunscreen with an SPF of 30 or higher.
Generously apply sunscreen a half-hour before going outdoors.
Fully cover all exposed areas of the face, neck, head and body.
| Aug 3, 2010
Hot- yoga instructors, sauna devotees and exercise fiends all extol the wonders of sweating. One of the most popular plugs? That sweating "rids the body of toxins."
That would be nice. But for the most part, it's not true.
"Sodium, chloride, potassium...
| Sep 10, 2010
You can't do much about those deposits of fat and waste products that dimple the skin on your thighs and buttocks, but you can do something. Here's what:
Lose extra pounds. Yes, thin people can get cellulite. But extra fat in the body tends to increase...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 4:23 PM
If you've had it, you would know. Chronic itchiness -- often the result of skin conditions such as psoriasis, eczema or allergies -- disrupts sleep, dims pleasure and limits activities. Just as much as chronic pain does.
Now it's official: A study...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 1:48 PM
There's something inexplicable about our relationship with coffee. It percolates through our day from the moment we wake, enlivening our senses and galvanizing us into action. It's an affair that has been going on for more than 500 years, since the...
| May 18, 2011
| 12:16 PM
Once tipping the scales at 412 pounds, commercial driver Glenn Horack now carries two precious things in his Peterbuilt truck to help with weight loss: His wife, Karla, — who keeps him honest — and a slow cooker.
But Horack, who has dropped...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 1:45 PM
The road to good health is littered with controversial body-detox strategies promising to melt pounds, boost energy and suck out toxins wrought by poor diet and modern living.
It makes sense that a cleaner body is healthier than a toxic one. But does a...