OPI Amazing Women Rock - 28 Relationship Tips For Women Who Love Men 1) If a man wants you, nothing can keep him away. 2) If he doesn't want you, nothing can make him stay.... 3) Stop making excuses for a man and his behavior. 4) Allow your intuition (or spirit) to save you from heartache. 5) Stop trying to change yourself for a relationship that's not meant to be. 6) Slower is better. 7) Never live your life for a man before you find what makes you truly happy. 8) If a relationship ends because the man was not treating you as you deserve, then heck no, you can't 'be friends.' 9) Don't settle. 10) Don't stay because you think 'it will get better.' 11) The only person you can control in a relationship is you. 12) Avoid men who've got a bunch of children by a bunch of different women. 13) Always have your own set of friends separate from his. 14) Maintain boundaries in how a guy treats you; if something bothers you, speak up. 15) Be aware that healthy relationships are built on trust, and that trust takes time to develop. 22) All men are NOT dogs. Good luck!
Ex-Beauty Editor Secrets -- The All-Time Best Drugstore Makeup Guess what? Sometimes the drugstore makeup that you read fantastic reviews of in fashion magazines actually sucks and the writer raving about it didn't love it at all -- or even try it! It's on that magazine page because it's a new launch from the company who "bought" the back cover, being endorsed by the actress with the symmetrical face and the squeaky-clean reputation. (FACT: Beauty companies rarely go with an edgy spokeswoman no matter how huge her celebrity, because it hurts the brand when she's inevitably photographed looking puffy and hung over with a cigarette in her mouth, then ridiculed accordingly by Perez Hilton.) In a recent past life, I was one of those magazine editors. Sometimes I lied. But at least now I get to disclose the drugstore makeup I really, actually love -- the stuff I use every day and know to be outstanding. I didn't know what the hell this was all about when I first tried it -- a lavender-ish pink cream that you wear on your dark circles? Ummm, OK.
8 hair care treatments you can make yourself | MNN - Mother Nature Network - StumbleUpon Eggs, yogurt and honey are, at first glance, all components of a tasty breakfast — but they also happen to be hair treatment ingredients, and affordable, all-natural ones at that. And they're not the only ones. Did you know, for instance, that the oils in avocados more closely resemble our own skin's oils than any product in the beauty aisle does? Or that the mild acidity in lemon is an effective — and gentler — alternative to chemical-laden products? Next time your locks need a lift, save money by using one of these kitchen fixes. For all hair types "The [raw] egg is really the best of all worlds," says Janice Cox, author of "Natural Beauty at Home". To use: For normal hair, use the entire egg to condition hair; use egg whites only to treat oily hair; use egg yolks only to moisturize dry, brittle hair, Cox says. For dull hair To Use: Massage 1/2 cup sour cream or plain yogurt into damp hair and let sit for 20 minutes. For itchy scalp For limp or fine hair For dry or sun-damaged hair
Homemade Hair Treatments - At-Home Hair Repair at WomansDay.com Eggs, yogurt and honey are, at first glance, all components of a tasty breakfast—but they also happen to be hair treatment ingredients, and affordable, all-natural ones at that. And they're not the only ones. Did you know, for instance, that the oils in avocados more closely resemble our own skin's oils than any product in the beauty aisle does? For All Hair Types "The [raw] egg is really the best of all worlds," says Janice Cox, author of Natural Beauty at Home. To Use: For normal hair, use the entire egg to condition hair; use egg whites only to treat oily hair; use egg yolks only to moisturize dry, brittle hair, Cox says. Photo by Shutterstock. For Dull Hair Styling products (as well as air pollution) can leave a film that both saps moisture and dulls shine—but dairy products like sour cream and plain yogurt can help reverse this damage. To Use: Massage 1/2 cup sour cream or plain yogurt into damp hair and let sit for 20 minutes. For Itchy Scalp For Limp or Fine Hair For Frizzy Hair
8 Beauty Breakthrough Products That Make Life Easier Photo credit: iStock Photography Were you ever one of those girls in high school who needed over an hour to get ready? Back in '91, my Conair curling iron and I were BFFs. And while I still agree that beauty takes time, as a busy mom, time is something in short supply around my house. That is why I would like to celebrate my favorite additions to the drug store aisles over the last few years. 1. For women who do not just "glow" but sweat (I personally put a field hand during harvest to shame just running errands), these effective anti-perspirant and deodorant combinations are a godsend. Try it: Dove Clinical Protection Cool Essentials $7, Secret Clinical Strength Advanced Solid $8. 2. If that clinical-strength roll-on gets white stripes on your little black dress, it will come right off with one of these nifty mistake removers. Try It: Gal Pal Deoderant Remover $9, Miss Oops Rescue Sponge $12. 3. 4. 5. You can use these little slanted razor blades to groom your brows, sure. 6. 7. 8.
Grilled Recipes The Grilled Recipes Kitchen (The home of grilled food) invites you to try Sirloin Skewers with Grilled Vegetable Couscous and Fiery Pepper Sauce Recipe. Enjoy grilling and learn how to make Sirloin Skewers with Grilled Vegetable Couscous and Fiery Pepper Sauce. A spicy North African-style pepper sauce amps up the flavor in these beef kebabs. Prepare the sauce up to one day ahead. Yield: 6 servings (serving size: 2 skewers, about 1 1/3 cups couscous mixture, and about 1/4 cup sauce)Total: 1 Hour, 11 Minutes Ingredients Pepper sauce: 4 red bell peppers 1/2 cup fresh cilantro leaves 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 1 1/2 teaspoons ground coriander 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cumin 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 1/2 teaspoon caraway seeds 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper Skewers: 1 1/2 pounds top sirloin steak, cut into 1-inch cubes 3/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt Preparation 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6.
1000fragrances Fallacy List 1. FAULTY CAUSE: (post hoc ergo propter hoc) mistakes correlation or association for causation, by assuming that because one thing follows another it was caused by the other. example: A black cat crossed Babbs' path yesterday and, sure enough, she was involved in an automobile accident later that same afternoon. example: The introduction of sex education courses at the high school level has resulted in increased promiscuity among teens. A recent study revealed that the number of reported cases of STDs (sexually transmitted diseases) was significantly higher for high schools that offered courses in sex education than for high schools that did not. 2. example: Muffin must be rich or have rich parents, because she belongs to ZXQ, and ZXQ is the richest sorority on campus. example: I'd like to hire you, but you're an ex-felon and statistics show that 80% of ex-felons recidivate. 3. example: All of those movie stars are really rude. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. example: Only man is rational. 12.