Here’s a great example of your facial dollars at work!
My eyebrows are light and not very full, so I’d been eyeing microblading—an eyebrow tattooing technique popular among celebrities (a la Lena Dunham) and regular folks who want to minimize their makeup routines—for quite some time. Probably for the better part of two years. I needed to find an artist I could trust and whose designs I thought could translate to my delicate brows. I also had a good thing going with Josh, my brow-tinting guru at Brooklyn’s Shen Beauty. Did I need to fix something that wasn’t broken? READ MORE
Olive oil, coconut oil, grapeseed oil, peanut oil, avocado oil, canola oil—the list of all the different types and forms of oil goes on and on and on (and on!). Admittedly, sometimes it can feel overwhelming to separate the healthy fats and oils from the unhealthy ones so that you can make the best choice for your health. With so many options in front of you, where do you even start?
Well, I have some good news: You don’t have to be a world-renowned cardiologist to know healthy oils from unhealthy ones. It’s all about identifying your favorite healthy oils, learning to use them the right way, and then sticking to those habits. And one healthy oil in particular, called flaxseed oil, is worth learning about in more depth because of its exciting health benefits. READ MORE