Nicola P. Young

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10 Hair Treatments for Dry, Damaged Hair
2 months ago
Hair is a form of personal expression. We can choose our color, our cut, straight or curly, long or short. When these choices conflict with our hair's natural tendencies though, they often come with c...
How to Make a Powdered Eyeshadow Stick
2 months ago
Eye makeup can be the biggest hassle. With having to clean eyeshadow brushes, falling glitter, and other hazards of the powder eyeshadow, it’s no wonder so many people are turning to eyeshadow sticks ...
Best BB Creams for Pale Skin
3 months ago
Having extremely pale skin can be a nightmare when it comes to foundations and BB or CC creams. Even the lightest shades of many popular brands or beauty lines come out looking, well, like you're wear...
Toxic Beauty Treatments from the Past
3 months ago
Although beauty standards across time and space may differ drastically, every culture at every time has held some beliefs and practices regarding beauty. And while standards and preferences may change...
10 Best Face Self Tanners for Acne Prone Skin
3 months ago
Self-tanners are a tricky business to begin with. You have to find the right products, and apply them the right way to avoid orangey disasters, streaks, over-tanning, and missed spots. It's daunting f...
Everything You Need to Know About Cortisone Injections for Acne
4 months ago
Cortisone is a pervasive steroid hormone, released naturally by the body in many situations, and used extensively in the medical field. It's responsible for your fight-or-flight responses that prepare...