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Violin. Knitting. Start Speaking a Language in 10 days | Pimsleur Approach ™ Consumer Tips | U.S. PIRG Education Fund. Stunning Updos For Long Hair That Take Less Than 10 Minutes to Style. Undoubtedly the best thing about long hair is the ability to dress it up and fashion it into new shapes. Even if your hair isn’t mermaid length, extra help is available. Try using extensions, hair pieces, buns or padding for added volume and thickness or to get really creative.

Formal events, parties or a Friday night out all present fun opportunities to experiment with unique looks. Dressing long hair can be super fun and quick too. Many of these styles can easily be accomplished in ten minutes or less. Wearing your hair up during colder months also eliminates static flyaways and lessens heat damage due to overuse of hot styling tools. Get inspired with these gorgeous updos that are perfect for long hair. Twisty Hawk A sweet and romantic take on the Femme-Hawk. How To Style: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Recommended Hair Products: Try Kevin Murphy SESSION.SPRAY for flexible hold with anti-humidity protection. Best Face Shape and Hair Type: This look is suitable for round, square or oval-shaped faces. 24 Statement Hairstyles For The Holiday Party Season. Ten Ways to Dress Up a Ponytail. Sometimes I'm just not in the mood to spend a lot of time on my hair. But at the same time, I don't want to look like a homeless hairdresser when I go to work, so I try to make my ponytails as fancy as possible.

Here are ten easy ways I like to dress up my ponytail: 1. Wrap it with a strand of hair -Put your hair in a ponytail like you normally would. -Take a small section of hair at the bottom of the ponytail and wrap it around the elastic. -Secure with bobby pins and hairspray. 2. -Put your hair in a ponytail like you normally would. 3. 5. 6.

-Flat iron your hair and apply smoothing serum for a more polished look. -Part your hair to one side. 7. -Part your hair to one side. 8. 9. Recommended Products: 38 Clever Christmas Food Hacks That Will Make Your Life So Much Easier. How to Wear a Scarf with Any Neckline. Useful Life Hacks. Where To Donate All Your Unwanted Stuff. If you guys are anything like me, you are always finding stuff in your house that you no longer need and looking for a way to donate or recycle it. The problem is…where do you send it? Who do you give it to? And will they want it? While most communities have charity centers and the like, some do not – so you might have to get creative to be able to donate the goods that you no longer want and keep them out of the landfills.

No sense in throwing something away if another person can get some use out of it! Prescription or Sun Glasses – As my wife wears glasses, I know just how expensive these can be! Looking for even more? Excess Access – They link donations of business and household items with the wish-lists of nearby nonprofits that can provide pick-ups or accept drop-offs. So what did I miss? About the Author: David Quilty. Braids Archives - Kouturekiss - Your One Stop Everything Beauty Spot - kouturekiss.comKouturekiss – Your One Stop Everything Beauty Spot – kouturekiss.com. The Chinese Staircase (revisited) December 5, 2013 Looking for a new play on a ponytail that’s unique and fun?

Look no further than The Chinese Staircase. This is one of those hairstyles that look extremely complicated, but in fact are quite simple. Step 1: Take a strand from the front of your head and hold apart from the rest of your hair. Step 2: Grip the strand with one hand, and using the other wrap the strand around the front of the ponytail and loop it to create a knot. Step 3: Gather another strand of hair from the ponytail and combine it with the end of your knot. Steps 4-10: Repeat steps 2 & 3 on the new strand of hair.

Step 11: Secure the bottom with an elastic. Voila! The Mermaid Braid August 5, 2013 With summer in full swing (and shortly coming to an end!) Start with wavy hair, pull all of your hair over one shoulder, and separate into two sections.Take one section and do a simple 3 strand braid. 5 Ways to Turn Zippers into Awesome Arm Candy. UPDATE: By popular demand, Zipper Bracelet Kits ($15) and readymade Zipper Bracelets ($20) are now available in the Brit + Co. shop! You know we love turning unconventional materials into wearable accessories. Today, we’re tackling zippers! We figured out 5 simple, beautiful ways to create bracelets, cuffs, and bangles out of metal, plastic, and repurposed zippers. Materials: - zippers - E-6000 quick hold contact adhesive - velcro or snap buttons - leather crimps + clasps - Tools: needle nose pliers, sharp scissors First thing to do is get your zippers!

We got most of these for $1 a piece. 1. These bangles are sweet, and have a definite friendship bracelet vibe. Use colored zippers for these, in whatever colors you like. Attach cord ends so that you can add a clasp and loop. 2. For this one, you’ll want a zipper with some contrast. We chose a black zipper with gold teeth. 3. This one is silly simple! Get a zipper with a more interesting material like denim. 4. 5. Last, the wrap bracelet! 15 Chic and Creative Ways to Tie a Scarf.

How to tie a half-bow scarf To tie the half-bow scarf, you should first loop the scarf around your neck and tie once– like the first step of tying your shoelaces. Then, take one side of the scarf and make a one loop, as if you were only tying one side of the bow on your shoes. Take the longer section of the scarf and wrap it in front and then behind the entire scarf, next to your neck. Fluff the loop afterwards to taste. This is a variation on this half-bow scarf tutorial. Check the video link if you have any trouble. How to tie a scarf bow Wrap the scarf around your neck and make sure both ends are even. How to braid a scarf Although it looks complicated, this scarf style is easy to tie. How to tie the scarf rosette belt Wrap a longer scarf around your waist and then twist it until the scarf starts to curl around itself. How to tie a layered knot Start by putting the scarf around your neck so that the ends hang in back.

How to tie a simple slip knot How to tie the half-bow cinch. No Heat Curls - Moms Who Wear High Heels and Swear. How-To-Use-Google-Search-More-Effectively-INFOGRAPHIC.gif (800×8848)

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How To Style a Fishtail Braid. We love the look of fishtail braids! This trend is incredibly easy to style, even on your own hair. Kinsey and I photographed the steps so you can try it out for yourself... Here's how to style a fishtail braid... 1. Part your hair into two even sections. 2. Take a small strand of hair (preferably from underneath so that it wraps around the entire seciton) from one section and bring it over to the other side. Make sure your strands of hair aren't too large, or it will look more like a regular braid! 3. Next, we had a crazy idea... weave pieces of yarn into the braid? 1. We thought it was pretty cute! 5 Relaxing, Rejuvenating Bath Recipes - Perfect Alternatives to Bubbles. So, by now you’ve probably come to terms with bubble baths not necessarily being the healthiest , most nourishing alternative for your skin. C’est la vie, crunchy people.

C’est la vie. Life goes on, and in much more luxurious, relaxing ways. Here are your 5 ideas to turn your bathtime into a grown-up spa fit for a queen. Or a Kardashian. Or you. Each of them serve a beautifying purpose, and each of them are (of course) environmentally friendly and 100% natural. If it was good enough for Cleopatra, it's good enough for you. You may have heard of Cleopatra. As cliche as it may sound, bathing in milk and honey is a fantastic way to get soft, supple skin – all over your body. The key is to use full-fat milk (or powdered milk) and pure honey. How to take a milk and honey bath: Pour 1-2 cups of milk (or 1/2 c. full-fat powdered milk) and 1/2 c. honey under running, warm water.

My skin ... it's full of stars. This stuff makes you feel sooooo good. What does magnesium do? It’s just … softening.