Consistency, Consistency, Consistency

Hello and happy June! I hope everyone has been enjoying the summer and surviving the near one-thousand degree days we’ve been having. Ok, it’s not been that bad, actually, and I’m sure we’ll be complaining soon enough about how cold it is, but for the moment, my whining seems to help me feel better! At [...]

To loofah or not to loofah?

To loofah or not to loofah? Well… “Bacterium is attracted to moisture and loves to grow in the nook and crannies of a loofah,” say several doctors and other smart people. So there’s that. Personally I think I’ll stick with my sugar scrub in my hands to do the exfoliating for me… For more gross [...]

Tea tree for what ails you.

Tea tree oil has long been known for its natural antiseptic properties in fighting off those pesky bacteria which cause infection and irritation. But did you know it is also a wonderful astringent as well? As an astringent, tea tree oil helps to absorb excess bad oils and moisture in your skin, and tightens the [...]

New Year’s Resolution: Shave Less, Wax More!

Welcome 2014 and Happy New Year all! The first full work week for most people begins on Monday yet January is when work slows down for me. On these cold, cold days apparently some folks need the extra layer of hair to keep them warm warm. But I say nay! Shed the hair, and buy [...]

Removing and treating ingrown hairs…

If, despite all your efforts, you wind up with an ingrown hair or two, here is a very informative article about how to take care of those pesky buggers… http://www.wikihow.com/Remove-an-Ingrown-Hair

Helping you to help yourself…

By now, more and more women are realizing the benefits of waxing over shaving: much less irritation to the skin, less redness, fewer bumps, fewer (if any) ingrown hairs, and of course, the hair stays gone much longer. HOWEVER, none of this will occur if you think there is nothing on your end that needs [...]

Waxing causes entomological extinction!

  According to some, my profession is responsible for the extinction of well, er, pubic lice. And this is a bad thing? Maybe if you’re an entomologist. Stephen Messenger of TreeHugger.com writes, that in a report from Bloomberg News, “a rise in the number of bikini or Brazilian waxes and “manscaping” means that around 80 percent of [...]

Which bikini wax is right for me?

Too much hair? Dare to bare? Don’t really care? And hearts, diamonds, and four leaf clovers? My God is this a bikini wax or a box of Lucky Charms? Here are some general guidelines…and remember, there will always be variations of waxing styles depending on the practitioner and/or salon, but these should cover the broad [...]

Happy Thanksgiving – bring in the Turducken!

What? You’ve not seen the turducken? It’s amazing! Check it out… Yes, that’s exactly what you think it is: a chicken stuffed within a duck stuffed within a turkey! Now who’s got the cranberry sauce! Whatever you decide to eat tomorrow, enjoy your day and be thankful!

Don’t let that bird get all the attention…BE the BROW.

On the outside they are smiling. On the inside: “She touched OUR bird with THOSE brows?” This holiday, BE the brow. There is strength in a graceful arch;)