Creams, oils to permanently remove stretch marks
Stretch marks on the thighPhoto by Karolina Grabowska. Stretch marks as narrow bands of scar tissue that develop when the skin is stretched or shrinks quickly, as defined by The American Academy of Dermatology. The abrupt changes damage collagen and elastin in the skin, and upon healing, this scar tissue appears. It is one of the most common skin blemishes affecting all genders and skin types. Though it does not cause physical harm to the body, many people prefer to remove them entirely if they do arise.Read full story
Experts said, Abdominal fat can reduce with vegetables and liquids
How to lose abdominal fatCharles Gaudreault/Unsplash. Reducing stubborn belly fat is a challenge by itself. Health experts noticed this problem and published articles addressing specific ways to reduce abdominal fat. The health effects of abdominal fat are extensive, affecting the heart and digestive system while contributing to diseases like diabetes.Read full story
No heat TikTok curlers are the current trends for hairstyles.
Social Media giant, Tik Tok, has established another trend in beauty and hairstyles. Both Tik Tokers and Youtubes have adopted the heatless curler for all hair types. In just one night, influencers on Tik Tok and YouTube videotaped their review of the curling method. Tik Tok influencers like @kayli.boyle illustrate how she curled her hair and revealed her catwalk-ready curls in the morning. Millions worldwide have tried and left their comments on vlogs and blogs. Is Tik Tok's heatless curler as effective as many claims expert blogs gave their reviews?Read full story
Cosmetic procedures took a sharp rise during the Covid-19 pandemic
The pandemic has brought many ups and downs to the entire world. The Plastic surgery industry, however, recorded increased interest and demand. Over the past year, many have opted to have surgical and non-surgical procedures, any time of year, not just during the typical busy period between October and December. Melissa Doft, M.D, a plastic surgeon based in NYC, attributed the growth to work-from-home policies due to Covid-19 restrictions. Being at home, many people found more and more things to enhance, according to a Board-certified Dermatologist from NYC. Dr. Paul Jarrod Frank,Read full story
Thrift shops has the trending styles in the Fashion Industry.
Newest fashion trend is secondhand clothes.Becca McHaffie/Unsplash. One of the biggest industries in the world is witnessing a long-time family tradition become a fashion trend. Over the last few years, the fashion industry has noticed a steady increase in the secondhand clothes market. So much so, that big brands have adopted a similar trend. Fashion experts and journalists in the field predict handsome returns from this new trend. Younger siblings have been making secondhand clothes a fashion statement for centuries.Read full story
Abdominal fat may not only be from increased calories, say health experts.
How to deal with stubborn belly fat.Ehimetalor Akhere Unuabona/Unsplash. It is officially time for 'fun in the sun,' beaches, bikinis, and shorts. A beach-ready body is a priority for many singles and couples too. Many health experts have recognized the harmful effects of abdominal fat. Several health websites, reviewed by healthcare professionals, have published articles addressing this problem. Several influencers on Youtube and TikTok have shared home remedies that have helped them. Fitness experts and physicians have identified the four primary causes of abdominal fat.Read full story
"Vitamin C serum, a superior brightening agent for the skin," according to Dermatologists.
Vitamin C has many essential functions inside and outside the body. According to Allure's Readers' Choice Award survey, vitamin C serums are the most sought-after skincare products in the beauty industry. How exactly does vitamin C help the skin? Do we rub orange juice on the body? Luckily dermatologists have shared their expert knowledge about the benefits of vitamin C for the skin. Forbes, Allure, and Byrdie have published articles explaining why vitamin C is an effective skincare product.Read full story
Though Tesla has increased its prices, sales are constantly increasing.
Tesla has increased its price.Andreas Dress/Unsplash. Gas prices are rising. Common commodities are rising. The invasion of Ukraine by Russia has made an unpleasant impact on the world at large. In The United States, the cost of alternative vehicles, electric vehicles or EVs and hybrids, is also rising. A few days earlier, the owner of the most popular electric vehicle brand, Elon Musk, quietly revealed the increase in prices of all vehicle models. Although the cost of electric vehicles is rising, sales of electric cars are also increasing. According to Tesla's website, most models have a backlog, and delivery is estimated months away.Read full story
Gas Prices are high and only getting higher. Should we be worried?
rising gas prices, rising electric car salesPrecious Madubuike/Unsplash. From 2020 gas prices have seen drastic changes. An article on Alive, a news website, explains the fluctuation of gas prices. According to that article, gas prices were just over $1 during the lockdown caused by the pandemic. When the demand for gas increased, prices slowly began to rise. In May 2021, Colonial Pipeline suffered a ransomware attack which put the national average at $2.96. However, weeks after Russia invaded Ukraine, The United States placed sanctions against Russia, gas Prices saw a dramatic increase, reaching $6 per gallon in some states. Additionally, the high prices are due to oil firms in The United States and other countries resisting over-production.Read full story
Is residential solar power the answer to our energy problems?
Solar energy can help alleviate the energy crisisVivint Solar/Unsplash. Alternative forms of energy have been gaining headway for years. Alternative energy sources, like solar energy, help decrease emissions from burning fossil fuels, harming the atmosphere. Numerous companies have developed alternative energy sources like wind, water, and solar. Lately, solar power has made a big bang in residential and industrial buildings. It is the most common energy source used to alleviate electricity costs. Though many are for solar power energy, there is still resistance and questions.Read full story
Netflix most watched series, Bridgerton, will be back on March 25.
Bridgerton to return on March 25.Shayna Douglas/Unsplash. Netflix's most-watched steamy drama series, Bridgerton, will be back with season 2 on March 25, 2022. The first season of Bridgerton was released on Netflix on Christmas Day 2020. After only a few days, Netflix recorded its highest views for an original series. The drama series made such an impression the producers on Netflix agreed to season 2 one month later, January 21, 2021.Read full story
The benefits of coconut oil and how each helps you stay healthy.
Coconuts are single-seed tropical drupe that grows primarily in tropical regions. When young, there is a delicious and refreshing fluid known as "Coconut Water" and a thin film of meat or flesh called "Jelly." Together it is a treat to anyone consuming this young coconut. When the coconut is ripe or brown, the flesh thickens with less liquid or coconut water.Read full story
The masks are off and NYC takes a huge step towards normalcy.
Children 5 years and older can return to school without masks from Monday, March 7.CDC / Unsplash. The Mayor of New York City Friday last firmly announced the end of mask mandates in school. Yes, children ages five years and older are no longer required to wear masks in the classroom from March 7. The Mayor gave a warming speech stating, "we want to see their smile." And I am sure many were smiling on their way to school Monday morning.Read full story
Haircare experts explains how to avoid 'frizzy' hair during Spring.
How to control naturally frizzy hairYan Krukov/Pexels. The beginning of March is upon us. In a few weeks, the high humid air of spring will be upon us. It will be nice to feel the warmer air, but our hair be happy? High humidity can cause changes in the hair strands leading to frizzing. Taming these flyaways becomes possible if you understand what causes them. You are about to learn how humidity affects your hair and an effective remedy for this problem.Read full story
Walking is an effective exercise for a healthy lifestyle. Find out how.
walking for 30 minutes daily can contribute to a healthy lifestyle.Matt Flores/Unsplash. Doctors recommend 30 minutes 5 times weekly to help maintain a healthy lifestyle. They often leave the type of exercise or how much exercise one should do up to us. However, many people find it hard to develop and maintain a suitable exercise regimen. Dr. Matt Tanneberg, a sports Chiropractor and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist in Phoenix, Arizona, explains how 'Plateauing' affects the benefits of exercise. He explains that persons constantly plateau from running, running the same distance, time and speed day after day. To maximize the benefits of exercise, switching up the type of exercise routine is vital. Today you will discover how walking for 30 minutes contributes to a healthy lifestyle.Read full story
Rice water has been an effective treatment for damaged hair for years.
Rice water increases hair growth.Vie Studio / Pexel. One of the growing trends in the hair and beauty industry is Rice water. Yao women of Southern China inspired this rice water treatment. Then rice water hair treatment hit popular social media sites like Tik Tok and Youtube. Now celebrity Cardi B even promotes this hair treatment.Read full story
What is happening between COVID-19, mask mandates, and school officials?
Relaxing mask-mandate in schoolsKelly Sikkema/Unsplash. Recently the problem of school's requirements for COVID-19 vaccination and mask-wearing has hit the spotlight. Relaxing mask mandates came on the heels of several states announcing their intentions to relax mask mandates for the outdoors soon. But what about our education system. There is a split on mask-wearing and vaccination for students and teachers. Also, how are parents influencing the outcome?Read full story
Fenty Beauty is coming to your Ulta Stores on March 6.
The Fenty Beauty line is coming to Ulta Stores NationwideValentina Eganovic/Unsplash. It seems that Rihanna cannot stop making headlines. At the end of January, there was a pregnancy announcement. Now there is big news in her business life.Read full story