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Celeb-Secret: Go Hyun Jung uses salt water for acne

Go Hyun Jung Salt Water Beauty Secret Celeb Secret: Go Hyun Jung uses salt water for acne

Go Hyun Jung, the highly acclaimed Korean actress who was also a runner up for Miss Korea in 1989, has always been admired for her youthful appearance. She shared many beauty tips in her skin care book titled Go Hyun-Jung’s Texture, which was a bestseller with 30,000 copies of the first edition all sold out in just two days of its launch in 2011. The book sold out so quickly because many were interested in her beauty secrets and one of her tips include using salt to treat breakouts. I did an online search on the topic and it appears that many have had success with this relatively unknown beauty secret.

DIY Beauty: how to make your own nose pore strip

DIY Pore Strip DIY Beauty: how to make your own nose pore strip
Over lunch recently, a male colleague shared his best beauty remedy using egg white to make a DIY nose pore strip. I’ve whipped up egg white to make a face peel but it never occurred to me to make a pore strip of out the ingredient. I gave his recommendation a try and geez, it works perfectly! In fact, it makes a pretty good Biore pore strip dupe!

10 reasons apple cider vinegar is the new beauty staple

Bragg apple cider vinegar1 10 reasons apple cider vinegar is the new beauty staple
I started feeding Gracie apple cider vinegar recently because of her yeast infection and while I was reading up about how it’ll benefit the dogs, I was reminded of the many wonders of this often touted health and beauty elixir. I can see the reason for the raves, considering how cheap and easily available this item is. Unfortunately, because of the funky smell, I can’t bring myself to drink nor douse my face and hair with it regularly. But if your nose is more tolerable towards what smells like sweaty socks (o.O), you may want to read on to find out the different beauty reasons to use apple cider vinegar. But first, let me share with you a list of five celebrities who have been benefiting from this vinegar.

DIY Beauty: garbanzo bean flour brightening face mask

DIY beauty garbanzo bean flour mask DIY Beauty: garbanzo bean flour brightening face mask
I love to feed my face with real food and this is my latest fix—garbanzo bean flour! Make a hummus salad dressing and then make extra for a face mask or make a garbanzo bean Italian flatbread and use the excess as a face scrub—I totally love ingredients that double up and do more! Garbanzo bean flour, which is very popular in Middle Eastern and Indian cooking, goes by a few names: to some, it’s known as chickpea flour or cici bean flour and to others, it’s gram flour or besan. To me, any name is good as long as it’s beneficial for my skin and this stuff is top-rated! This flour is a great DIY beauty ingredient that can benefit our skin in so many ways! In addition, it is gluten free! \ ˚▽˚ /