Cholesterol is a wax-like, fatty substance which is naturally found in all the cells of the body. It is needed to synthesize vitamin D and manufacture hormones, among other things. Your body mostly manufactures all the cholesterol it needs in your liver and you can also get it in the foods you eat, such as meat, full-fat dairy, eggs, coconut oil and more.
Stress is a part of life that most of us would rather live without. With our hectic lives and increasingly demanding social calendars, it is necessary that we learn to reduce the effects of stress on our lives before it builds up, becoming toxic to mind, body, and spirit. While things like food, drink, and physical activity are essential to the creation of a healthy lifestyle, there are remedies that we need at times to correct mental and physical imbalances.
Cooking for your kids is never an easy task because you have to make something tasty so they will eat it, but also something that is healthy. You can’t feed them potato chips and Oreos for dinner, so you have to push for the equally healthy and delicious alternative. While you think of actual meals you can prepare, there is something that you can change in your cooking habits which will allow the entire process to be a lot healthier. Start providing healthier food by cooking with coconut oil. Of course, there are tons of great tips on how to use coconut oil, but one of the most popular uses of this substance is in the kitchen.
Essential oils come with their different therapeutic benefits. Peppermint is an energy booster naturally while lavender is a natural stress reliever. With different aromatherapy oils available, it is tough to know which will have the best property to cater your needs. Here, I have compiled the list of some common aromatherapy oils with their benefits. Here, we will like to take a look at five famous oils; we always use at home.
Everyone wants to look young and beautiful, some even set model-like standards for yourself. In order to attain that flawless skin that you have always wanted, you need to use the best skin care products. There are people who buy the most expensive skin products, but may not even get a satisfactory result. You might be wondering what actually makes the difference. Well, there are different skin types and you can’t just use any product for your skin. This is why not every skin care product will suit your skin. No matter how tempting a skin care product looks, you should not buy that without consulting your dermatologist. Your dermatologist would make sure that test the product and makes sure it meets the cosmetic regulatory requirements. However, if you are looking to buy cosmetics suitable for your skin, here are some useful tips to choose the best products.
“When a woman carries a handbag, we look at her shoulders. When she slips on a pair of heels, we observe her walk. If she applies lacquer to her nails, we admire her hands. With its slow circular application, lip make up becomes a rich and sensual gesture. Whether accentuating or mattifying the lips, this little object has the ability to transform the entire face.”
For us, from Be Global Fashion Network, the theme about saving our planet and the environment we live in is very important - actually it is for every being on the Earth. That's why we start a series, presenting the good examples from the industry for Sustainable fashion, which is one step in the right direction. Let's start with SVILU - a womenswear label, based in New York City, NY, USA.
Tsveti Razlojka, who is Lady World 2009 and an organizer of the competition for beautiful and unmarried women with careers in business, has shot an exclusive session with some of the latest models from Bridal Fashion's collections. The fashion house is an exclusive representative for Bulgaria of world famous fashion brands Pronovias, Manuel Mota, Elie by Elie Saab, Jovani, Atelier Aimee, Maggie Sottero, Enzoani and Modeca.
The designer of the Bulgarian fashion house Veteyda Vessela Vassileva created 24 unique outfits for the participants of the contest Miss Varna 2011, organized by VIP Fashion Group model agency from Varna. The beautiful contestants presented them during the talent competition.
The designer outfits of fashion house Veteyda are for the ladies, which want to be noticed and remembered. Extravagant, different and modern is every toilet, made by designer Vessela Vassileva.
The Holland brand for wedding and official clothes - Enzoani, represented in Bulgaria from Bridal Fashion, developed a special collection, named Enzoani for Celebrities, for it's best boutiques in the world. The dresses with this label are for the most stylish events - an unique collection where the models are made in single copies.
As faces of the collection were selected - Elena Karakoleva and Paolina Petrakieva. They shooted an exclusive session with some of the models of the Holland company.
The first and most important step you can take toward caring for your skin properly is to choose the right cleansing products for your particular skin type.
Skin needs to be well cared in order to combat the bag factors such as stress, pollution, sun, etc.
Examine your skin and then use the information below, to asses which type you are and discover which kinds of products to use and which to avoid.
"Junk food will damage your skin"
Recent study proved that people who replace processed carbohydrates with foods high In protein and whole grains have less skin problems. The reason? High-glycemic foods cause your blood sugar to rise, leading to a surge of insulin. Insulin stimulates the hormones, called androgens that contribute to oily skin and scalp and promote the appearance of pimples. Remove the junk food from your menu and you will notice improvement in your skin after only six weeks.
We offer you three recipes, suitable for oily skin.
Mix one yolk with the juice of half lemon and teaspoon of olive oil. Stir the mixture well. Apply on the face, leave for 10-15 minutes and wash off.
For this you need the albumen (white) of one egg, 1 teaspoon olive oil and deep chopped carrot. Mix the ingredients well...
Several days ago 15 beauties participated in the contest Miss Sofia - Winter
2010 in beautiful youth toilets of boutique WOMAN MONRO with designer Milena
Tsoncheva and the prom dresses of atelier SIMON with designer Gergana Simeonova.
Delfina specially made swimsuits in red for the contest and they were combined
with Christmas hats to remind the holiday approach.
Marchela Mincheva is the third runner-up, the second is Gergana Chakarova, the first runner-up is Ana Maria from Sofia. Miss Sofia - Winter became Lilia Teterekova. All they received a lot of presents.
The 'Iron Man' actress has revealed the ingredients to her credit crunch "five-minute makeover" can all be found in the kitchen cupboard. She wrote on her GOOP website: "Today I bring you some tips and wisdom from the people who trick you all into thinking I am a semi-presentable woman. "The first thing is to find acceptance when you look in the mirror. The mind wants to focus on flaws. Ease it into remembering the beauty of who you are."
Gwyneth goes on to give her recipe for a three-stage body scrub, which rejuvenates the skin in the comfort of your own home. Step one involves cleansing pores with a mixture of olive oil, coarsely ground coffee and Turbinado sugar.
A typical summer picture: a fountain and in it people not wanting to get out
- it's nice in the water, and there is only dust and intense heat outside
of the fountain. There are ways however, to make life cool. All of the
following recommendations are simple, practical and efficient. All you
have to do is change your summer habits and heat won't be a threat to
The less cosmetics you use in summer, the better! It's worth to always carry thermal water-spray, that lots of brands offer. Spray your face, shank, wrists and elbow curves, and everything will be alright. If your feet are tired use cooling foot sprays.
Micro-Dermabrasion is a comprehensive approach to skin care that is non-surgical, safe and effective. Using that technique can be removed dead and flaking skin cells to make your skin soft and fresh by stimulating the production of fresh young skin cells and collagen.