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Raging Beauty and Wellness

Our Worst Losses Can Be Our Biggest Spiritual Favor

We All Have A Story       My story is not unlike yours, we all have one. The usual cast of emotions, situations and outcomes flood my story . My losses have always been my strength. As fearful as I can sometimes be, my fears  leave me "teetering" on the edge, and then, BAM!!- something inside me takes over. With every milestone loss in life, a new aspect of who I am at my core has been revealed.       The Reveal       The tragic loss of my father at 15 years old, catapulted me into adulthood, (his death had opened up a world of unusual "musings" regarding the cause of his death- "choking", caused by advanced Neurosyphilis.)  My mother was a stay at home mom with a 3 year...

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Why I Focus On Self- Development Every Day

"Loss" The Great Motivator   Losing a parent at a very young age is, and of itself motivating, and as life continues the losses keep coming. When you know your security has shifted dramatically, where do you turn?   For me, I turned inward. I figured out pretty quickly that I have ME to get ME where I wanted to go, not that I didn't have a loving and supportive mother and extended family, I just knew in my gut that I had to do this in the end, so why not sooner than later.   I always knew instinctively that my life was guided by "something/ someone"  much bigger than myself. We got through a significant death and life still progressed, grew and blossomed, to a young girl that was...

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Help! How Can I Stop My Skin From Breaking Out

    How Old Am I?  Why Am I Still Breaking Out?     Is there anything more frustrating than breaking out especially after the age of 30 and beyond? Many women continue to be frustrated with varying types of breakouts as they age, isn't it time to finally be done with it? There is no cure for acne, but there are many things you can do from the inside out to make a marked difference in your skin.         Six Tips To Help Fight "The War On Acne Blemishes and Cysts"     Be mindful of the type of cleansers you use on your skin.  If you have ever used products for acne prone skin, I'm sure have experienced the ultra drying effects these products have produced on your...

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“THE HOLY GRAIL OF HAIR”

    Does Your Hairstylist Use Olaplex?   Can you imagine your stylist knowing they have the "Holy Grail Of Hair" at their disposal to create the perfect color, chemically straighten curly frizzy hair and re-texturize fine lifeless hair compliments of a body wave with ZERO damage ?     Olaplex  is the brainchild of Dean Christal, an industry "beauty professional" by osmosis. Dean grew up around the beauty industry,his entire family is (or was) in the beauty profession.  At the time Dean was looking for a UV protectant for the hair that would  last at least  25 shampoos, he spent 3 years and massive amounts of money doing so, but he was falling short of his goal and nearly gave up. One of the scientists working with...

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“Two Powerful Ingredients That Supercharge Results In Eye Serums”

White Lilly  They say the eyes are the "windows to the soul". Who isn't looking for anything that can deliver results naturally and safely?  Eye cremes and serums are a world all their own, trying to find one that is effective both immediately and in giving long-term healing and benefits is all but impossible. The skin around the eye area is some of the most delicate on the entire body and most "reactive" to products used in this area.  Many women  have reactions to ingredients used in many commercial eye products. Most are filled with artificial fragrances and harmful, toxic ingredients. Finding ingredients that are based in nature and have medicinal properties are the most effective, and safe for all skin types. White Lily   White...

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Ancient Oils- The Cornerstone To Great Skin

  Essential Oils     Essential Oils have been used by the ancients for thousands of years for medicinal purposes as well as cosmetic. Cleopatra used essential oils in her beauty routine daily, and Egyptian mummification processes used specific oils such as , myrrh, camphor, beeswax,pine trees and fir for their drying and anti- bacterial properties.     Modern naturalists use these same essential oils in skin care today. There are 4  essential oils that when used on the skin rebuild and restore function naturally.   These oils have anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, anti-viral, renewal , restoring and calming effects on the skin. No matter what your skin concern is, these oils can help balance and improve overall skin function.   When using essential oils always mix them with a "carrier oil" such as a...

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10 Things You Should Know Before You Cut Your Hair Short

    Up For A Change?     I remember when I was a few years away from turning 50, having short hair for over 2 decades , I decided I didn't want to"start that chapter" with short hair, hence, a decade plus of many incarnations of  long hair.   Now after turning 60, I've been envisioning a short, fun, sexy, head turning haircut could be in my future!  Decisions, decisions...

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