Refresh Your Hair & Skin This Fall With These Beauty Finds

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It's October and that means the temperatures are dropping, it's time to bundle up and protect our skin and hair from the harsh cold.  The following products are great for refreshing your skin and hair during the fall and winter months. 1. Burt’s Bees Refreshing Lip Balm with Pink Grapefruit ($3.30, burtsbees.com): This juicy lip balm is made with nutritious, tropical Pink … [Read more...]

15 Beauty Hacks Every Diva Must Know!

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Beauty Secrets That You Won't Find Anywhere Else I live for beauty hacks! Beauty hacks are nothing more than tips and tricks to help you save time, money or hassle when you are on the go! I have a ton that I use every day, but the following are some of my favorites and a few new ones I have yet to try! 1.) Accidentally broke your lipstick? Use a blow-dryer on a warm setting … [Read more...]

Beauty & Skincare Product Review: Yes it’s True…You Get What You Pay For

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Beauty & Skincare Product Review: Yes it's True...You Get What You Pay For Though I'm sure there is no diagnosis for this, I am a certifiable beauty junkie. I LOVE makeup and what it can do to make me look and feel better. However, what I don't love is the search for just the right cosmetics that won't: A) cause break outs B) melt after a couple hours, or C) feel … [Read more...]

Maximum Moisture: 6 Beauty Must Haves For Battling The Cold Air

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Winter is here and it’s not going away anytime soon. If you don’t believe me, open your door or turn on the national news and check out all of the snow on the ground. With winter comes dry skin and with dry skin comes our increased need for products that will keep us moisturized. All of us have our go-to beauty products but it doesn’t hurt to find out about new skin care lines … [Read more...]

6 Weird But True Beauty Tips You Should Know!

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6 Weird But True Beauty Tips You Should Know! By: Neon Pink Magazine Editor's Note: Beauty routines are a personal preference.  What works for some may not work for others but that is what adds to the mystery of beauty secrets.  When I saw this article on weird beauty secrets, I knew that we had to share it with you. Toilet Seat Cover: Yeah I know it sounds weird … [Read more...]

Summer May Be Ending But Don’t Put Away Your Sunscreen Yet

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Summer May Be Ending But Don't Put Away Your Sunscreen Yet As summer comes to an end, it's time to pack away your flip-flops and bathing suits- but don't put away your sunscreen too!  According to leading dermatologists, sunscreen protection is important year-round because the sun's rays can always damage your skin, even during the cold weather. No matter what we wear, … [Read more...]

How to Properly Apply Eye Cream: A Step-by-Step Guide

How to Properly Apply Eye Cream: A Step-by-Step Guide

We’re constantly being educated on the importance of eye cream, that if used on a daily basis we’re guaranteed to look refreshed, bright-eyed and youthful. However, do we really know how to apply it? What area of the eye do we focus on? Do we pat gently or rub in? When should eye cream be applied along with our other facial cleansers and serums? SESHA Skin Care’s National … [Read more...]

Celebrity Inspired Summer Trends

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Everyone has their own sense of style and we know how important it is to be ourselves but let's face it, there are times when we want to let that inner-diva really shine. The following are some celebrity inspired ideas to inspire you! Bold lips & Stiletto Nails: Rihanna is one bold celebrity. Whether she’s stepping out in a bold lip, stiletto nails or both, she lives on a … [Read more...]

Skin Treatments At Home: DIY Face Mask

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With the hustle and bustle of everyday life, finding the time to take care of oneself can sometimes be a challenge. However, taking the time to enjoy time to oneself is critical for stress relief and peace of mind. While spa treatments are generally quite costly, many of the services and products they offer can be recreated right at home. Throughout the course of this article, … [Read more...]

5 Ways To Get A-List Eye Lashes

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New York Fashion Week is in full swing, promising daring designs, fresh new styles and the sudden feeling that you need a total model makeover. While renovating your wardrobe can be pricey and new ‘dos tend to be daunting, there’s a much easier way to get a bold new look without breaking the bank – fake eyelashes! Danica Lo, Executive Editor of StyleBistro.com – a top 5 online … [Read more...]

Beauty On The Go: The ‘Perfect’ Makeup Bag

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Depending on how extensive your makeup collection is, you probably carry a makeup bag for consolidating your beauty supplies. Not choosing a makeup bag could result in a handbag filled with loose beauty supplies, chaos and confusion when it’s time to put on your "Face”. Currently, I’m carrying a silver & burgundy trimmed M.A.C. cosmetic bag that I received as a gift but … [Read more...]

Face-Washing Tips for Healthier-Looking Skin

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Washing your face is as simple as using soap and water, right? Not quite say dermatologists. How you wash your face can make a difference in your appearance. “It’s important for people to treat the face with care. Never scrub the skin or use harsh products as doing so irritates the skin, which makes skin look worse,” said Thomas E. Rohrer, MD, FAAD, a board-certified … [Read more...]

Beauty on a Budget: Makeup Favorites that I will be Repurchasing in 2013

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One thing I rarely ever do is wear cover-up or foundation on a daily basis. My skin is very sensitive so I sacrifice that nice even, polished look on days where I am just at the office and not on a go-see or photoshoot but lately I have been loving Maybelline’s Dream BB tinted moisturizer. It is very light on my skin, brightens it up and provides a smooth even coverage, … [Read more...]

Erica Watson Interviews Aja from Simple Beauty Naturals

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When people talk about the "natural movement" they tend to focus on black women and their hair. But there is another movement of women who are demanding natural and holistic products in other aspects of their beauty regiment. Simple Beauty Naturals® heard their demands, and began to manufacture handmade, natural vegetarian and vegan beauty products. Their mission is simple, " … [Read more...]

Healthy & Happy Hands for the Winter

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The winter months are upon us, and I know that you're already starting to see and feel the effects of the colder weather. Here are some tips and treatments from Skyy Hadley (owner of As “U” Wish Nail Spa in Hoboken, NJ) for keeping your skin, and especially your hands, healthy! Repairing Nail Splits Gloves and mittens can sometimes tear at our nails. If your nail splits, … [Read more...]

Holiday Shopping Without Dropping: Tips For Avoiding Achy Feet

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It’s holiday season and that means we’ll be on our feet more often than any other time of the year. It takes staying on your toes to manage the holidays – standing in long checkout lines, attending holiday parties, cooking, traveling to friends and relatives, lugging goodies to the post office and a whole lot of running around. Usually while sporting the season’s fashionable … [Read more...]

It’s In The Eyes: Tips and Tricks For Preventing Puffy Eyes

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With the right tips, tricks and treatments turning back the clock can be as easy as simple as opening your makeup bag or a visit to your dermatologist for the latest skincare treatment – and it all starts with your eyes. “More than any other facial feature, your eyes reveal the most about how you feel,” says Dr. Gregory Nikolaidis, a board certified dermatologist in Austin. … [Read more...]