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Bone Broth: The New Nutrient-Dense Beauty Booster

I was chuckling when I read that the latest food fad in US is drinking bone broth. Apparently, health-conscious New Yorkers are queuing up to buy steaming hot artisan broth in paper cups, complete in Starbucks style, for breakfast! I even saw a tweet that said, "Skip Starbucks---grab a cup of bone broth in the morning this winter. Great for your immune system and achy joints!" And when I looked up how these broth are ...

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Marie Veronique Comeback With A PRO Collection

Many of you know that I was a fan of Marie Veronique products, especially in their sun protection series. However, I got quite flustered with all the changes in their branding and website that I dropped them completely off my radar. I even abandoned my favorite sunscreen for a good while, and began considering various alternatives. I know it's normal for brands to change and re-brand but having been their customer ...

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Doubly Successful With Two New Pairs Of Fitflops

Remember when Fitflop was first launched as fashionable sports footwear with "a gym built-in"? Well, after wearing Fitflop for five years since 2009, I can now confirm with you that they did nothing to tone up my bottom or legs. Now you may think that I probably did not wear them frequent enough to benefit from a workout in them. Well, I should let you on that I've actually worn two pairs to death. I don't know how ...

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6 Things Not To Overdo To Your Skin

6 things not to overdo to your skin in 2015

We all want younger looking skin yesterday. So not surprisingly, there is a natural tendency to go overboard when it comes to skin care. But you know the saying that too much of a good thing is bad right? The word "over" can be quite a dirty word if we're not careful. Well ladies, it's time to examine your skin care routine to see how you can go easy in some areas. 1. Do not over wash Just because you've been ...

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Beauty Kitchen: 5 Time-Saving Meal Preparation Tips

This is definitely a year of increase for me in terms of meals and I'm not even talking about eating more. Yes, the portions have increased but it's only because I've progressed from just cooking lunch to cooking both lunch and dinner every weekday now. Well, that explains the absence of posts because I've really been busy trying to have everything down pat since the beginning of the year. But seriously, this ...

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