Okay, I admit it; I am a lip balm addict and all in a good way. At least I wear it, something many people still don’t put on, especially when heading outside in the elements.
You need to wear lip balm every day, because the very thin tissue structure of our lips is delicate. Our lips tend to dry out rather easily, because this facial feature lacks protective oil glands. In addition, everyone’s lips, no matter their size or fullness, all lack enough melanin which can cause sun-burning, and at its worst, even skin cancer.
I’ve recently become incredibly fascinated by biology, and there are a few basic truths about it when it comes to health that we all should know.
The┬ágenes we inherit from our parents have an effect on our health, there’s no doubt about that. Some genes carry illnesses such as diabetes, asthma, and heart disease. If we get these genes, then we are predisposed to getting those illnesses. However, lifestyle and diet will also determine whether or not we get these diseases. For example, if we have the right diet and maintain a healthy lifestyle, we can lessen our chances of contracting these diseases.┬á Continue reading “Genetics, Predispositions and Health Care” ╗
Fall doesn’t just mean the arrival of pumpkin spice: it’s also time for FOOTBALL SEASON! What with stadium-seating wind chill and the frizz that comes with team beanies, guy and girl football fans alike need personal care more than ever during this time of year.
Once upon a time, in a dorm room far far away, decorating was simple. We bought a few posters, tacked or taped them up and then taped up snapshots of our friends wherever there was a blank patch. Sure, some people put more effort into it, but for the most part, that was how we did things. And we kept decorating that way even after we graduated. Continue reading “Decorating: How to Make Your Walls Works of Art” ╗
Beauty with an attitude
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