Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch — what make you go beyond the norm.
If your hair lacks body, here's a quick tip: lower your head and brush your hair from underneath while you dry it. It really does work! If you still want a little more body, use a round brush.
My mother used to say that there are no strangers, only friends you haven't met yet. She's now in a maximum security twilight home in Australia.
A woman, especially if she has the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can.
Give your hair time to repair itself. Keep the heat off by letting your hair air-dry as often as possible. If you must use a hair dryer, use a nozzle to put some distance between you and the dryer's heat.
Love isn't blind; it's only love that sees.
If you have naturally curly hair, you may get frizzy as your hair dries. There's a simple solution -- don't touch it! Wait until your hair is at least 90% dry (either let it air dry or use a diffuser) before touching it, then tousle it with your fingers to style.
The capacity to give one's attention to a sufferer is a very rare and difficult thing; it is almost a miracle; it is a miracle.
Contrive: To Create or Bring About: Book 1 of the Altered SeriesJay Hope
A team of SEALS fight their way through genetic engineering while a crazy scientist tries to steal their secret by any means possible. Wil, the team's LPO, has been melded with animal DNA that will fight him for dominance. Can they learn to work more compatibly to win over the woman they ...
Don't have time (or energy) for full makeup? Even a little work on your eyelashes can brighten your whole face. Curl your lashes and put on a bit of mascara -- it only takes a second, and it makes your eyes look great in a hurry.
A little more matriarchy is what the world needs, and I know it. Period. Paragraph.
Always make sure to get the right amount of sleep ... but if you just can't one night, you don't have to look exhausted the next day. Before you shower, apply a thick layer of moisturizer to your face. Use an invigorating shower gel and end with a cool rinse. Gently massage off the moisturizer at the end of the shower with a damp washcloth. ...Read more
Men and women must be educated, in a great degree, by the opinions and manners of the society they live in.
Drinking lots of water really is good for you, and it also keeps your skin looking younger and healthier. Low-sugar fruits, like berries and melons, also help keep your skin firm without being so sweet as to increase your blood sugar (which encourages water retention and increased inflammation).
Our biggest problem as human beings is not knowing that we don't know.
Want to give your hair a little extra shine? Increase the amount of vitamin E in your diet -- nuts and green vegetables are good for this. Omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids also improve your hair's health ... you can get those from salt-water fish and dark green, leafy veggies.
Being an old maid is like death by drowning -- really a delightful sensation after you have ceased struggling.
Contrary to popular belief, it's not necessary to match the color of your outfit exactly when choosing makeup. The first thing you should bear in mind is your skin tone -- what looks best on you? Once you know what colors work best for you, choose from those to complement what you're wearing.
It is one of the oddities of this campaign season: In races for two of the most sought-after political offices in the country, two Democratic women are running virtually unchallenged, their tasks boosted and complicated by the veneer of inevitability.
Nationally, of course, there is Hillary Rodham Clinton, opening her second try for the party's...Read more
We are volcanoes. When we women offer our experience as our truth, as human truth, all the maps change. There are new mountains.
Remember, it's not healthy to cut all fat from your diet. Your body still needs a little to maintain good health. One way to do this is to, on occasion, treat yourself to a little of your favorite food. Your body won't crave it as much, which will discourage binging later on. Just don't overdo it -- be responsible!