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Beauty News, Beauty Theories, Uncategorized

The Beauty in Decay, Dirt & Death

1 Comment 25 January 2015

After a year of sitting on my shelf, I finally started reading a morbid mystery novel set in 12th century England.  The story aptly titled the Mistress of Death follows a female coroner’s investigation into the deaths of little children. Macabre, I know. There was a line in the book that struck me.  The main character talks […]

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Beauty Theories, Uncategorized, Weekend Observations, Weekly Essentials

Celebrating the Beauty in the Everyday is a Must

0 Comments 18 January 2015

I came a cross a story of an art exhibit at the USC Fisher Museum of Art called the “Everyday Sacred.”  As you can imagine from the name, the art work displays beautiful images of everyday events and experiences, like a group of friends ordering food at a restaurant or a woman getting a manicure. […]

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A Cultural Perspective, Uncategorized, Weekend Observations, Weekly Essentials

The Biggest Beauty New Year’s Resolution We Must Adopt

0 Comments 11 January 2015

I always love when New Year’s comes around and we get the big reveal of all the new beauty resolutions that we MUST pay attention to.  They are sure to be different and dramatic, right? Ha ha.  I’m not trying to discount these “resolutions” but let’s face it (no pun intended :)) they are really the same […]

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Uncategorized, Weekly Essentials

Weekend Observations: Is a New Face Worth It?

0 Comments 04 January 2015

Would you walk around looking like you had leprosy for a few weeks for the possible gain of better looking skin? I say “possible” because I can’t guarantee any real difference.  Sure, we have “before and after” pics in the brochures ensuring us of success. But let’s be real.  We do this stuff based on […]

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Uncategorized, Weekend Observations, Weekly Essentials

Weekend Observations: Crazy, Sexy, Juice

0 Comments 28 December 2014

At my husband’s cousin’s place a few weeks ago, I spied Kris Carr’s book: Crazy Sexy Diet sitting by its lonesome.  Always eager to see what the latest health craze is, I grabbed it.  My cousin let me take it home, and that’s what I did. The book, like so many other vegan bibles of […]

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