Alive Skin and Hair

  1. May 31, 2020

    10 Rules for healthy hair

    Everybody has a bad hair day occasionally. If this day turns into a week, a month, or even longer, it might be a sign you are not doing the right thing by your hair. Here are ten rules to follow if you want healthy, gorgeous looking hair!

    1. Don’t wash your hair too often

    If you’re always looking for shampoos for daily use, you should know that your hair will appreciate it if you give it a break from time to time. This doesn’t mean that you should go to work with greasy hair or hair that smells bad. However, if the hair is ok, it is better to avoid daily washing. What you could do instead is become friends with dry shampoo. Dry shampoo can absorb oils in the scalp and hair and make it look great for longer. Joico Instant Refresh Dry Shampoo is a good choice if you’re worried

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  2. March 21, 2020

    8 Eye creams that make a difference

     

    Do we really need an eye cream when we’re already using a moisturising cream? Couldn’t we just use the same cream? In short, the answer is no. Paying special attention to the skin in the eye area is essential for your beauty routine, especially if you are in your 30s or older. The skin in this area is very delicate and prone to wrinkles and fine lines. A good eye cream is an irreplaceable product for the modern woman, not a whim.

    What you should know about eye creams is that they are ophthalmologically tested, and don’t contain ingredients that can cause irritation. A good eye cream is gentle but highly efficient. Another vital thing to mention about eye creams is that, in most cases, the miracle doesn’t happen overnight. This means that you should use them regularly, according to the indications on the label, for at least three to six months to see results.

     

    What to look for in an eye cream:

    - Comfort for the eyes Just like the pro

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  3. February 17, 2020

    The best non-invasive anti-aging skincare solutions

    Aging is a complex biologic process that is influenced by both internal and external factors. While aging is a natural process, multiple anti-aging therapies and products were developed over the years to help erase some of the signs of aging or delay their occurrence. If you want to find out how to fight the wrinkles, fine lines and pigmentation spots associated with aging, first we need to see when, how and why they occur and what can be done to prevent them by using the best noninvasive anti-aging skincare solutions.

    Why do wrinkles occur?

    We all know what wrinkles look like – these are the lines or folds in the skin that forms as we age. Some wrinkles tend to get more in-depth with time, such as the ones around the eyes, mouth, and neck area. Wrinkles occur due to various factors, and it is only a few of them that we can control. As we age, the skin becomes less elastic and more fragile. The reduction in collagen production can considerably affect s

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  4. February 03, 2020

    What’s hot – eyebrow trends for 2020

    If you ask a makeup artist about the hot trends for eyebrows, a good one will recommend only to wear what looks good on you, whatever the season might be. However, just like fashion and makeup trends, eyebrow trends have changed over the years. From the excessive plucking of the 90s and the pencil-thin, arched eyebrows of the 2000s to Cara Delevigne’s bushy eyebrows, we’ve come a long way. The good news about eyebrow trends for 2020 is that “natural” is the name of the game. With few exceptions (such as the unibrow, still holding strong), it’s easy to have fashionable eyebrows these days. So, what’s hot this year?

    Natural eyebrows: no drama, just care

    Many Hollywood celebrities, as well as beauty influencers, have already embraced the trend of natural eyebrows. This doesn’t mean that you don’t have to care about your eyebrows at all! A beautiful shape that fits your face well is still important. However, you can completely forget about very big, very

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  5. January 20, 2020

    How to wear red lipstick like a pro

    The red lipstick is a statement in itself, and a woman’s best friend, just like diamonds, and a good moisturiser. You might have noticed already that once you apply the red lipstick, you completely forget you have a bad hair day! The red lipstick can give you a sophisticated air and can make you radiate self-confidence. More than this, it has been scientifically proven that men find women wearing red lipstick more attractive. However, red lipstick is not easy to wear. This is the reason why most of us choose to wear it only on special occasions. But in all honesty, the red lipstick deserves more, and this is a good time to find out how to wear it like a pro!

    If you want to make the most out of your lippy, it’s important to consider a few suggestions before applying the red lipstick. The colour can emphasize any imperfection, so you need to make sure you’re getting fabulous results even before touching the lipstick. Just like it is the case with facial makeup, you need to prepa

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  6. January 13, 2020

    Travel size skincare and haircare – the complete guide

    You are traveling for a couple of days, and you don’t want to carry all your makeup and skincare products with you? Well, it’s only natural, and most of us avoid taking off on a holiday or a work trip with all the contents of the bathroom drawer. Fortunately, the travel size products have been specially designed to provide us with the same quality we are used to at home, but at a more affordable price and a smaller size.

    More than great for traveling, the travel size products are also fantastic when it comes to trying out a new product before committing to the full size (and price). You can get the travel size version of the product you like and test it thoroughly before making the decision for the full-size purchase.

    And there is another thing with the travel size products – they are just too adorable to resist them – small, delightful packages filled with so many promises! To help you make the most out of these little gems, we have put together a guide to travel size sk

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  7. December 16, 2019

    Best organic Christmas gifts for her

    Sharing is caring; there is no doubt about this, especially when it comes to that special one in your life. But many times, getting the perfect gift for her doesn’t come very easy. Tastes can vary, and there is no such thing as a one size fits all when it comes to the best Christmas gift for her. However, with a little help, this year, you can find the best organic Christmas gift for her!

    How to get the best Christmas gift for her:

    Here are a few things to consider when looking for the best gift for the special woman in your life. 

    1. Think of her 

    Gifts should be chosen depending on the relationship you have with her and also her age and preferences. For example, if you want to surprise your lover or partner, you can go for more intimate gifts. However, if we are talking about your sister or your mother, you might need to think in more conservative terms.

    2. Look out for hints a

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  8. December 09, 2019

    Get rid of blackheads overnight with these simple ideas

    Even the brightest complexion can struggle with the occurrence of blackheads from time to time. Blackheads and pimples are usually a big issue for teenagers, but not only for them. Hormonal imbalances, as well as dust and stress, can leave their marks on our skin, and blackheads can occur. Most women and men are confronted with visible blackheads or pimples at one moment or the other in their lives. From an aesthetic point of view, this can be rather unpleasant, even if they are not real medical issues. And we all know that once you spotted a pimple or blackhead, it can be complicated not to obsess about it. However, it is important to know that there are fast and easy methods to get rid of blackheads overnight. 

     

    What are blackheads?

    Blackheads are actually large, open pores that have been clogged with sebum. The sebum can solidify and oxidize, resulting in a substance that looks black or dark grey. To quickly and efficiently eliminate

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  9. December 02, 2019

    The secrets of skin care in summer

    During summer, it is highly unlikely to have a perfect complexion with no efforts. Most of the time, the skin is oilier or more dehydrated and irritated. There are a few factors to blame for this, and among them, we can mention the UV rays, the heat that often causes an increased production of sebum, dry wind, and even the seawater or the water in the pool. If your skin tends towards dryness, the dehydration that can occur in summer can lead to premature wrinkle occurrence, as well as skin peeling and over sensitive skin. 

    However, there are specific skincare rules for summer that you can follow to get glowing skin and a bright complexion, even when it’s hot outside. 

     

    Secrets of skin care in summer:

     1. Use moisturising creams with SPF

    When it comes to summer, it doesn’t matter if you are heading to the beach, a short walk, or the office, your skin needs a moisturising cre

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  10. November 25, 2019

    3 Anti-aging serums you should try in your 30s

    Skincare is what makes all the difference between a dull, prematurely aged skin and a glowing, fresh complexion, whatever your age might be. As you age, your skincare routine becomes more and more important, starting in your 30s when certain skin conditions tend to accentuate, and collagen production starts to decrease. This translates into fine lines and wrinkles, not to mention dull and lacklustre skin. Skin elasticity and glow are associated with a younger age, but we can make this last past your 20s. Our skin specialists advise women to start investing in good quality serums once they get to their 30s. More than this, keeping a healthy and balanced diet, as well as regular facials, can considerably improve the texture of your skin. 

    Of all the skincare products we have available for the skin on your face, the anti-aging serums are probably the most sought-after products. They have concentrated formulas with ingredients that help smooth the skin, reduce the inflammation,

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