I am not a believer of moisturizers. There, I said it. I find moisturizers to be a band-aid solution that don’t really address the problem. Why, you ask? We’re going to get to that in a bit. But first, let me explain
Dr. Vicki Belo gives us the lowdown.
No, you don’t only get double chin when you gain weight. Here are other reasons why even the skinniest people get that extra layer of fat under their chin.CAUSESGeneticsIf one of your parents has a double chin, chances are, you can have
Clear out those pores!
I believe that the foundation of good skin lies in an effective skincare routine and starts with proper cleansing. We have to remember our face is our canvas and that we need a good base to start with. Wiping away your makeup
Let Aryanna show you!
When I’m in a rush and need to look put together in under 10 minutes, this is my go-to hair hack. I swear by this curling technique because it doesn’t require any hair-curling experience or skill at all, no joke! Step 1: Make
You can use ANY mascara to achieve this look!
I never leave the house without wearing mascara. I feel like my look is incomplete without it. Personally, I find that it gives that added flare to my face and makes my eyes pop! Wearing mascara can instantly change the game and
Shine bright and stay glowy.
Highlighter has always been one of my favorite beauty products. From cream to liquid to powder formulas, I drool over the shimmer it brings to my face. I find myself highlighting all the high points of my face: my cheeks, the tip
Check out this mouth-watering tour.
I love eating as much as I take pleasure in stuffing my eyes with the most enthralling scenery. This explains why one of the aspects of traveling that I always look forward to is discovering a place through its cuisine. For Bookie
Minimize that carbon footprint!
It’s close to impossible to stay immobile for the habitual explorer. Traveling has become a way to rejuvenate, open ourselves up to great unknowns, and in some cases, procure a picturesque Instagram feed. While there are countless upsides to traveling, we should
Welcome to paradise!
In pursuit of exploring the Philippines one island at a time, I have come across, and in many cases taken a dip in, countless bodies of water that have induced expletives in disbelief that such sights go beyond default desktop images. I
Love and embrace your own!
Our infatuation for exploring places began almost a decade ago, back when I could scroll through my Facebook feed for five whole minutes without coming across a photo, video or article that echoes #wanderlust. Our real love affair with it however, blossomed
Enough with the draining relationships.
Our closest friends and family mean the world to us. We were nurtured by these strong bonds of love and support when we were younger—but these exact relationships can become obstacles to genuine growth. How does this happen? Unconsciously, our closest family
Find your purpose!
At any given point in an adult’s life, one would want to find fulfillment and purposefulness in life to know that what you have done and contributed to the world has made a difference.Let’s push the definition of one having a career... From:
Self-love is the name of the game.
It’s the love month and our feeds are filled with couple pics and saccharine love stories. If you are single or unhappy with your love life, you may think it would be good for you to shut them all out so as
Going to New York has been a lifelong dream I never thought would actually happen—but did. Last year, I spent two weeks in my favorite city: getting to know more about NYC, meeting my book publishers, exploring places on my travel bucket list,
For those obsessive note-takers.
Let’s be real—there’s nothing quite like using a notebook and pen as you write down thoughts, ideas, tasks and basically anything under the sun. Whether it’s for work or for personal growth, keeping a notebook is the best investment you can get
Have you found your purpose?
Found this graph on Instagram a while back and I've found it to be such a concise way to determine if you're hitting your maximum joy level work wise—because ultimately that plays a huge role in your wellness.1. Are you great at
Your daily inspiration.
After discussing how to minimize stress in your life, this week we're tackling wellness. Follow these 10 Insta-accounts to get your daily inspo on health, spirituality, and empowerment:1. @mindbodygreenEasily my "Bible" when it comes to wellness because the feed is so holistic. It
Anything to minimize the daily strain!
Nobody is exempt from stress, and it's something that's turning up in the form of our eye bags and fine lines. But instead of slathering on that anti-aging cream, what about trying to defy stress from the inside out? Here's a list