Jen Murphy

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10 Steps for Taking Years Off Your Skin

As you get older, your skin loses some of its elasticity and might develop wrinkles, dark spots, and other signs of aging. Fortunately, the modern …

8 Reasons Retinol Is Your Friend

Is it time to reevaluate your anti-aging <b>skincare regimen</b>, or do you just want to find out which products will help you glow? In either case, you …

Skin Care

8 Tips for Fighting Winter's Effects on Your Skin

Cozying up to a fire, building snow people, and spending time on holiday travel are all part of wintertime. Unfortunately, dry, cracked, or flaking …

7 Surprising Body Parts That Give Away Your Age

Since aging is a gradual process, people often don't notice when certain parts of the body begin to age a bit more than the rest. Even though aging …

14 Ingredients to Look for in Your Skin Care Products

Walk down the cosmetics aisle at your local supermarket, and you’ll find yourself confronted by endless skin care options, all of which claim to have …

Skin Care

7 Benefits of Vitamin C

We are all familiar with taking Vitamin C supplements to boost our immune systems and ward off colds, but this powerful little vitamin can do much …

Skin Care

How to Make Scars Disappear

Columbine survivor Craig Scott observed: "From every wound, there is a scar, and every scar tells a story. A story that says, 'I survived.'" A scar …

Skin Care

How to Grow Long, Strong and Beautiful Nails

Acrylic and gel nails might look the part but they’re no substitute for the real deal. Fake nails can also damage your fingernails and make them …

New York University

Sensitive Skin: 12 Tips for Keeping It Happy

When you have sensitive skin, you’re easily prone to redness and irritation from the environment and harsh skin care products. From products to …

Skin Care

What is Hyperpigmentation and What Can You Do About it?

Have you ever noticed uneven spots, acne scars or sun damage on the skin? Those are all examples of hyperpigmentation, or darkening of the skin. …

Skin Care

Top 51 Natural Beauty Influencers of 2015

Whether you’re seeking to ‘go green’ with your entire beauty routine, or want to incorporate a few <b>natural beauty products</b> into your cosmetic case, …

Beauty

Salicylic Acid: When to Use It and When to Avoid It

Salicylic acid may sound like a substance you'd want to avoid, but it’s a surprisingly common part of many skin care products. Learn how salicylic …

Skin Care

How to Slay Split Ends

Your hair is one of the first things other people notice about you. They might take in its color and assume that you are fun-loving, intelligent, or …

Hair Care

12 Amazing Benefits of Argan Oil

Argan oil — sometimes called Moroccan oil because of its origins — comes from the nut of an argan tree. Over the last few years, cosmetologists and …

8 Ways to Keep Your Skin Radiant Year-Round

What's the best part of summer? Some may say a healthy, sun-kissed glow to your skin, but how can you keep that radiance year-round? You may think …

Skin Care

10 Ways to Improve Your Skin from the Inside Out

You've probably heard the expression "happiness is an inside job." The same principle applies to beautiful skin — happiness starts from within. Many …

Wellness

New Year, New Beauty Regimen

If you want to start the New Year on the right foot, start by putting your best face forward. Your skincare routine may have fallen into a rut over …

How to Combat Cellulite and Stretch Marks

It's probably safe to say that we've all experienced cellulite, stretch marks, or both at some time in our lives. You get an idea of just how …

Skin Care

11 Tips for Better Makeup Application

The best makeup applications should focus on enhancing your favorite features. Tasteful makeup takes what's already there and helps it shine. As …

Skin Care

The Top 15 Organic Beauty Bloggers

If you’re thinking of switching to, or have switched to, more natural beauty products, it’s a smart move. Some experts believe our skin absorbs 60% …

Beauty

Dry vs. Dehydrated Skin: What's the Difference?

Dry and dehydrated skin are often lumped together in skincare articles. Though dry skin and dehydrated skin may share some characteristics, these are …

The Top 9 African American Beauty Bloggers of 2016

Beauty is a big business, especially for African-American women, who spend around $7.5 billion a year in beauty products alone. With a number that …

Top 11 Natural Mom Beauty Bloggers

Beauty is an industry that comes in all different sizes, shapes, and ages. And in the blogging industry, moms have a lot to say, especially when it …

101 USES FOR COCONUT OIL

If you’ve been around the natural health & beauty community for any time, you’ve probably noticed that coconut oil is all the rage. From blogs to …