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The Best Homemade Charcoal Face Mask

Charcoal face masks have received a lot of hype on social media groups. Does it really work? We decided to try it for ourselves. Some charcoal peel off masks on the internet use office glue. It is said to pull out dirt from the pores. I would rather not risk experimenting on my face, so I used food-grade ingredients instead of glue. Here are the results of this all-natural face mask!   Charcoal Mask Ingredients 1)Gelatin powder 2) Activated Charcoal Tablets 3)Bentonite Clay Stockists:  ...

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This Face Mask Changed my Life

By Naomi Mruttu Image Consultant, Former Model. Turmeric Face Mask – an Amazing Beauty Booster For centuries turmeric has been a well-kept secret for smooth, glowing skin. The Indian subcontinent has literally millions of brides (and grooms) who have slathered it on their faces in preparation for their wedding day. They even have a ‘turmeric’ ceremony as part of their week-long wedding celebrations. Our Somali sisters are also famous for using it as one of the ingredients  ...

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How to keep your makeup bag clean

We’ve all had the experience of reaching into our makeup bags and coming out with lipstick or eyeliner stains on our hands. Many of us move around with our makeup bags from the house, to the office, to the gym, and to any other event. Therefore it’s normal for items to move around in the bag. You might find that the lid for your eyeliner has cracked, causing it to fall off, or your lipstick has opened, thereby smudging everything else. Sometimes, no matter how hard we try, our  ...

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Cellulite – What causes it and how to get rid of it.

By Naomi Nasinyari Cellulite affects 90% of women and up to 20% of men.  Cellulite is not fat. It is caused by weak collagen structure or poor lymph drainage. You develop cellulite when your muscles shrink, your body holds onto toxins or you retain fluid. Here are  6 ways to naturally reduce cellulite. 1. Exercise Exercise vigorously (sweat) for a minimum of 20 minutes three times a week. The best exercise for cellulite is not cardio, but strength training. This builds the atrophied  ...

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5 unconscious habits that could be ruining your skin!

By Naomi Nasinyari 5 Terrible Skin Care Habits to Break Today Are you frustrated with your skin? Has your face just been downright disrespectful of late? Have your pores been more disloyal than that old loser ex-boyfriend?Are you tired of spending money on one product after another only to remain with stubborn blemishes and breakouts? No matter how much moisturiser you slather onto your face, is it still chronically dry? Guess what – It probably is not WHAT you are applying, but how  ...

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Acne solutions that work

By Naomi Nasinyari, Former Model, Certified Image Consultant and Personal Trainer. Getting Rid of Acne from the Inside  For the last 15 years, I have struggled with acne. I have had strangers on the street stop me and recommend products, pills, or professionals who can help me. I have struggled through blackheads, and whiteheads, and deep cystic acne. I have spent tons of money on acid facial peels, antibiotics, and salicylic acid products. Finally, after all these years, I have smooth,  ...

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Pineapple’s amazing Benefits for Smooth Skin and Hair Growth

Stop the presses! Pineapple does what??!! No doubt you already know that pineapple is high in vitamin C, which provides protection against colds and flu. You probably also know that it is good for weight loss because of its high fibre content. Bonus : It is also anti- helminithic, which means that it helps destroy intestinal parasites aka worms.   But that it has superpowers for skin and hair? Yasss!     Pineapple’s secret sauce can be summed up in one word: Bromelain. What’s  ...

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