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Beauty and the Beast. How to Get rid of the Ugly

In today’s article, we want to get rid of the ugly using home remedies that are not costly. Things that we can find in the house. We all need beauty products that enhance the skin tone, remove blemishes and spots on the face. For some, they also need to getting rid of irritation and pain but at times the product is not affordable unless you have won a real money jackpot or have won while betting odds . Learn how to substitute with what we already have in our homes? How to Get Rid of Pimples Pimples will give you a very ugly appearance and sometimes are painful. A perfect home remedy to get rid of them is to mix and apply avocadoes, lemons and olive. A mixture with half an avocado mixed with lemon juice from one lemon plus a few drops of olive oil will work magic and…

Where did our weird and wonderful fashion trends begin?

Fashion fads come and go – some more crazy than others. Take double denim for example, sported by Britney and Justin at the 2001 AMAs or the infamous platform trainers worn by girl bands of the nineties. We investigate quirky fashion trends from over the years and how they began: Take it to the top Madonna was one of the people who made underwear acceptable as outerwear in the nineties. One of the most iconic outfits that she did this with was her cone-shaped corset designed by Jean Paul Gaultier (thankfully, this garment never met the high street). Lindsay Lohan was also once seen on the catwalk with a black corset top layered over a white shirt — paired with a bootcut jean of course. In 2018, we’ve seen the Kardashians bring the trend back with a ‘mini corset’ worn around the waist to show off curves over a loose…

How to Make Your Pet Insta-Famous

Pet are ruling Instagram right now, and if you have a cute pet, now’s the time to get in on this trend. But making your pet Insta-famous isn’t as easy as you might think. Luckily, www.hihouse.co.uk has released a handy infographic with all the information you need. Here’s how you can make your pet Insta-famous: Be Consistent So many people start an Instagram account, post a few times, and forget about it. If you’re hoping to build a loyal, engaged following, it all starts with consistency. One to two posts each day will help you gain followers, and one of the best ways to ensure you always have content is to shoot and edit your photos in advance so you’ve always got some content up your sleeve. Instagram also has excellent analytics, so you can see the best time to post. Check when your followers are active on Instagram and…

4 New Baby Must-Haves for the Minimalist Mama

From the moment that you saw that positive pregnancy test, all you can think about are all of the ways that you need to prepare for this new baby. Your shopping list is likely lengthy, but you also don’t want to fall into the trap of buying a ton of baby stuff before you know what you really need or even what your baby will actually like. Here are a few must-have essentials that you actually need. Infant Car Seat A sturdy car seat is a non-negotiable to get your baby around town safely. It’s likely the first piece of baby gear that you’ll use, so be sure to get it well in advance of your due date and learn how to install it properly. There are a head-spinning number of options available in a wide range of prices. While the higher-end models may seem unnecessarily expensive, they are often…

9 Ways You Can Keep Your Puppy Mentally Stimulated

Puppies are full of energy. While training them involves teaching them basic commands, you can also help their development by keeping their minds stimulated. Mental stimulation is just as important as physical stimulation and can help to decrease behavioral issues in a growing dog. For a few simple ways to keep your dog’s brain active, try these solutions at home. 1. Make Them Work for Food When it comes to mealtimes, your dog is probably a huge fan of food. However, adding some mental stimulation to this time is a great solution. Dogs are going to be motivated by food, so you can keep them interested and engaged. Consider a food dispensing toy. You place the dog’s food in the toy and they have to roll it around to get the food to come out of the hole. It can be noisy and will take some time, but it’s a…

How to Save Money on Travel

If you ask the average person why they don’t travel, you’ll probably get an answer along the lines of “It’s too expensive”. When we look at how much we spend on “things” every year, it’s easy to see why most people believe that they can’t afford to travel. Because many people only get to travel every few years, they plan a huge vacation that often costs thousands. The problem with this, is that staying in 5-star hotels becomes the new way to travel, and people naturally assume that they’ll need some serious money if they want to see the world. Here’s how to save money on travel: Travel Longer It may seem strange, but instead of heading away for a few long weekends throughout the year, or even two one-week vacations, it makes more sense financially to just work hard and then take a longer holiday. Save your time off,…

8 Natural Alternatives to Treat Anxiety

Anxiety is defined as a general sense of worry or uncertainty. Over time, anxiety can lead to a compulsive state of stress or panic attacks. Anxiety is often treated by prescription drugs, which can be helpful for many people. For others, however, prescription drug addiction is a dangerous possibility. For this reason, many people are looking for natural ways to treat anxiety. Here are some suggestions: 1) Chamomile tea Chamomile can be taken as a supplement or brewed into a tea. This versatile flower compound contains apigenin, which can act on the same brain receptors as valium. Roman chamomile oil can be added to a diffuser and inhaled to reduce the symptoms of anxiety. 2) Exercise Choose exercises you enjoy and block out time to do them at least four times a week. Putting a priority on your own health can help you make the right choices after exercise becomes a habit. 3) Lavender Lavender…

How To Make A Statement In The Airport

Got a flight coming up? The airport can be a stressful place particularly if you are not an experienced flyer, but it can also be somewhere exciting with lots of people and even the opportunity to relax and have some fun in the departure lounge. This means that even though you will be focused on getting through so that you can board the plane, you will still want to look your best and make a statement at the airport. Fortunately, there are a few great ways that you can do this while still being fully prepared for the various hurdles that you must go through. Skinny Jeans Skinny jeans are perfect for the airport as they are both comfortable and stylish and they can be worn with anything. Many people opt for yoga leggings, but be careful that they aren’t too scruffy (you won’t get bumped up wearing these) and…

Grab Everyone in the Family a Winter Jacket Bargain in the Sales

If you are looking for jackets for the winter months, now is a great time to shop for them. There are plenty in the shops and you can easily take advantage of the Black Friday discounts to buy what would otherwise be expensive items. This is great news for those of you who are living on a tight budget. Here are a few tips and tricks you can use to make sure that you do not miss out. Do a little research It is worth going online and seeing what is available as soon as you read this article. When you take this approach, on the sales days you can go straight to the relevant product and buy it. Make a note of the item code and price then save the URL. That way you can cut and paste it into your browser and get taken straight to that coat.…

How can you style last year’s clothes for AW18 trends?

Seasons and months fly over! And, with new seasons comes new trends. But, it doesn’t mean that you have to purchase a whole new wardrobe to keep up with the trends. A few, key new items will go a long way, and you can style your purchases from last year to suit this year! In this guide, we’re looking at how you can use your AW17 wardrobe for AW18. AW18 womenswear This season, women’s fashion brands are all about layering. If you’re bold enough, the best way to layer is with contrasting colour and textures. Dig out you metallic puffa jacket from last year and wear it over a fringed jumper. You can’t ignore animal print either. While Victoria Beckham demonstrated her love for leopard print, other designers such as Isabel Marant were all about snake patterns. The great thing about this style being in trend is that you can…

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