Posted By Anonymous on 2013 Dec 11 - 1:10pm
A trip to the beauty store can leave you confused if you don’t know the ins and outs of the BB, CC and DD cream craze. When trying to choose, start with deciding what type of coverage you need most.
Short for blemish balm or beauty balm, BB creams are tinted moisturizers containing SPF. They smooth skin, moisturize and even out skin tone in addition to protecting against damage from the sun. The light-reflecting component in BB creams gives skin a dewy look, and they are the...
Posted By Jocelyn Tatum on 2013 Sep 26 - 11:14am
Many places in Fort Worth provide customized free care to help women feel confident and beautiful while fighting cancer.
During a photo shoot for breast cancer awareness, the 5-foot-9-inch 39-year-old Coqueace “KoCo” Powell stands tall in her six-inch stripper heels. Her feet are still swollen and sensitive from chemotherapy, and stripper shoes come padded for women who spend hours on their feet. They...
Posted By Anonymous on 2013 Sep 26 - 10:30am
Whiskey Folk lead singer, Tyler Rougex, discusses new members, new sounds and a new studio.
I know you have gone through several bassists; how did you find your current low end? Jack, our current bassist, was actually like a Whiskey Folk Ramblers fan. He would come to our shows and hang out with us, and we got to know him – we all got along and we became good friends. Well, we found...
Posted By Anonymous on 2013 Aug 28 - 1:19pm
Skin care lines are increasingly incorporating bee pollen, honey, venom and royal jelly into their products, and the benefits are buzzworthy.
Products from the hive contain salutary benefits rumored to increase blood circulation, plump and hydrate skin. But the perks don't stop there. Like nature's little hive of youth, they also encourage new skin growth and continuous healing.
Raw Honey is the base of all products...
Posted By Jenni Hanley on 2013 Jul 22 - 10:10am
Steps to a summer-proof look
If you want to keep your skin fresh and glowing, start by tossing some sunscreen into your bag, says Jaqui Johnston, an aesthetician at Daireds Salon in Arlington.
Chances are you’ve heard that one before. According to Johnston, we’ve come a long way in the last 30 years when it comes...
Posted By Jessica Llanes on 2013 Jun 26 - 11:30am
When the Metroplex heats up, a summer cocktail is the perfect way to cool down, but is your spirited indulgence sabotaging your diet?
Many people who regularly log 75 minutes of CrossFit and swear off the bread basket order a cocktail (or cocktails) without reservation. Yet one poorly chosen cocktail can add as many calories as a burger and fries to the daily caloric budget. Moreover, alcohol interferes with metabolism and...
Posted By Jcasseday on 2013 May 30 - 4:46pm
Top 10 ways to torch the fat
If you aren’t getting the results you want and need to boost your body’s fat-burning potential, follow some of these tips that require very little effort.
De-Stress Stress can actually slow your metabolism due to a stress hormone called cortisol. When these hormone levels are too high...
Posted By Anonymous on 2013 May 3 - 12:19pm
Long summer days can make some of the best memories, but hours in the scorching Texas sun can wreak havoc on your hair.
by Trilby Argubright
Melanoma of the scalp and neck is one of the least detected and most deadly forms of skin cancer. One reason for this is that most people neglect scalp and hair protection when heading out for a day in the sun. Be sure to spritz sunscreen on your scalp where your hair parts...
Posted By Jcasseday on 2013 Mar 14 - 1:10pm
Sweet floral scents for spring
Finding a signature scent can be tricky. Not all perfumes work well with your body chemistry, no matter how good they smell out of the bottle. From floral to woodsy, explore a range of scents before committing. After all, quality perfume isn’t cheap.
Once you have found the scent that...
Posted By Sonya Cisneros Curry on 2013 Jan 31 - 2:40pm
The restorative elements of salt unite in a new spa experience that promotes healthy lungs and beautiful skin.
Imagine the delicious feeling of breathing salty sea air or walking on a beach and expanding your lungs. How does your skin feel? Likely smooth. Although salt is not often touted as beneficial to our bodies, at least when ingested, this miraculous crystal has been a beautifying and healing agent...