Beauty Tips

How to Be Pretty and Skinny

How to Be Pretty and Skinny

High-protein diets, low carbohydrate diets, liquid diets, dreary fast days. Forget them, there's a much simpler way to be pretty and skinny. All you have to do is use your head, it's the only thing that you need. You probably have had the discouraging experience of going on a diet for two or three weeks and losing a couple of pounds and then going off it and gaining all the weight back again. The reason for this is perfectly simple. You have not changed the underlying behavior patterns that made you put on weight in the first place. Overweight comes…
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50 Tips on How to Be Pretty Naturally

50 Tips on How to Be Pretty Naturally

Beauty isn't how you look, it's how you feel. So try these tips for being pretty naturally. Eat plenty of beautifully luscious, health-giving fruits - they make you feel fresh and keep your body in shape. Step up your iron intake. It's been estimated that 75 percent of all women in the childbearing age group are iron-deficient to some degree. Symptoms? Listlessness, irritability, pale skin, and that "shattered" feeling at 6 pm. Drink a large glass of stout sometimes at lunchtime - beautiful to look at, beautiful to taste. Invest in an iron saucepan and cook your breakfast scrambled eggs…
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How to Properly Apply Cologne for Maximum Effect

How to Properly Apply Cologne for Maximum Effect

Have you ever wondered why a certain well-groomed woman always smells absolutely smashing, and you who put on scent religiously each morning, feel it has left your skin before you've left the house? The answer probably is that you haven't learned to use it to its best advantage. Today the art of using perfume is undergoing a change. It is no longer a matter of keeping one prized bottle for special occasions but of enjoying different types of fragrances for many different occasions. You could say perfume has become emancipated. Does this confuse you? No need to let it, because…
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How to Be Thin and Beautiful

How to Be Thin and Beautiful

Shed weight in selected places - belly, butt, hips and thighs - and still keep your curves? With spot reducing you really can! If you are happy with your bodyweight that's great. But if you are happy with your body shape that's almost miraculous. Most women have problem bulges, from a tiny ripple of fat around the arm socket which is emphasized by a bikini strap or a cut-away shoulder, to heavy thighs that make you hesitate to even picture yourself in a bikini. Problem bulges begin with heavy ankles and work their way up the body to the belly, hips,…
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How to Be More Beautiful

How to Be More Beautiful

Short or tall, big or small - blonde, brunette, or redhead - what's the thing all beauties have in common? That's right! It's a sparkling, clear complexion, a newly groomed, fresh look. What can I do to be more beautiful? Grooming may sound as dull as oatmeal, but it's the key to pleasing people with your looks. Beauty is not just a gift it's a reward - for method and persistence. There is no mysterious "beauty secret" involved. Ways and means of becoming more beautiful are outlined in this article. You can put them to work for yourself. Good looks…
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25 DIY Beauty Products to Lighten Your Skin Naturally

25 DIY Beauty Products to Lighten Your Skin Naturally

Think of milk and honey, oatmeal and cream; young ears of corn, fat apricots, juicy figs; and purple grapes and strawberries ripened in the sun; sweet-sharp tangy herbs and cold cucumbers and watermelons and the natural oils that come from sesame. Natural Beauty Aids Fresh, vitamin-packed foods essential in your diet are natural beauty aids. Wise women have been experimenting with these secrets for generations. Cleopatra had her milky dips. Marie Antoinette tipped buttermilk over her body for that porcelain look of long ago. Our grandmothers made fragrant and effective beauty aids in their kitchens and one of the most…
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Tips to Get Lighter Skin Naturally

Tips to Get Lighter Skin Naturally

Beauty is so much more than a pretty face and a well-proportioned figure. It is a look of serenity and well-being; of health and vitality, with a happy head held high because of a profound sense of confidence - an awareness of the fact that you look your very best. But what every woman needs to know is how to make the most of herself. Until one realizes the workings of the skin, one cannot hope to understand the basic rules of beauty care. The skin is a living organ, it must breathe. It is not just a bag to…
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5 Tips for Lightening Skin

5 Tips for Lightening Skin

Like the seasons, skin changes too. When leaves turn brown, crinkle, and fall off autumn trees, so do the top cells on our skin. Dried out during summer, these cells are ready to be skimmed off the surface with a little encouragement. The new winter cells mean the start of a new skin and if you follow our four-week plan you will find your skin takes on a new luster. Of course, you have to follow the plan devotedly. After one week of concentrated care, the impurities begin to leave the skin. You might even see some eruptions (blemishes) on…
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7 Natural Beauty Tips for Lighter Skin

7 Natural Beauty Tips for Lighter Skin

1. Almond Oil For Smooth Skin — Maria Elena Vial from Chile Like many women in Chile, Maria Elena uses almond oil to keep her skin smooth, applying it lavishly all over her body after a bath, or before sunbaking. Maria Elena inherited her beautiful olive skin from her mother who used rosewater before applying face powder. Nothing else no creams, and she had very few wrinkles. "You also can put vitamins in from the outside, by rubbing slices of tomato or cucumber on the skin," she says. "To tone the skin and improve the body's circulation, I press grated…
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How to Get Rid of Acne

How to Get Rid of Acne

A leading dermatologist tells what can be done for acne, the most common of all skin problems. The quickest way to get rid of acne is through medical treatment. A tremendous amount of time, worry, and money can be saved by following this advice. No attempt is being made in these articles to treat any individual with acne. This is impossible since each person with acne is a separate problem and the treatment must vary accordingly. However, there are general principles about the care of the skin which everyone with acne should know. If properly followed, they should help. Cleansing…
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24 Tanning Tips to Get a Good Tan

24 Tanning Tips to Get a Good Tan

It doesn't really matter if your skin is creamy white or burnished brown, a bout of sun tanning has some great skin bonuses. Sunlight helps eradicate blemishes, encourages a warm, healthy skin tone, and produces vitamin D in the body. The secret of making the most of the sun and at the same time missing out on the harmful effects lies in the protection you offer your skin each time you take it into the sun. The woman who lets her skin go unprotected in bright sunlight year after year will find that later in life the skin will be…
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How to Keep Yourself Beautiful and Healthy

How to Keep Yourself Beautiful and Healthy

Weekend routines work wonders on the human frame, but they don't come cheap. The object is to spoil yourself rotten and emerge cleansed, relaxed, uplifted, and beautiful. All you need is a bathrobe, exercise clothes, some beauty products, and tempting diet food. Tell the family you're out of action. Then go ahead and pamper yourself. 1. Breakfast Diet food should be delicious and between 900 and 1000 calories per day. half small cantaloupe or honeydew, with lemon juice 2 small crispbread biscuits with sliced tomato black tea or coffee 2. Exercises Change into shorts for morning exercises. If you are…
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