Monthly Archives: July 2010

Give back with Compassion, Inspiration and Confidence!

You can join Mary Kay in its worldwide efforts to change the lives of women and children through your purchase of Beauty That Counts® Mary Kay® Creme Lipsticks. In the U.S., from May 1 through Sept. 15, 2010, $1 will be donated by Mary Kay Inc. from each sale of limited-edition* Beauty That Counts® Mary Kay® Creme Lipsticks in Confidence, Inspiration and Compassion. As part of this effort, in the United States, Mary Kay Inc. is proud to support The Mary Kay Foundation in its efforts to end domestic violence.

Help make a difference today! Get limited-edition* Beauty That Counts® Mary Kay® Creme Lipstick for yourself or as heartfelt gifts for the women in your life.

*Available while supplies last

These colors are absolutely gorgeous and designed to complement all skin tones.  There is a color suitable for everybody and with every purchase you are doing your part to fight cancer and domestic violence.  The colors go on smoothly and have great staying power.  They make your lips feel soft and supple and don’t feather or run.  Mary Kay even did a great job with the tube which has a unique look and feel and says “Thank You” in many different languages.  I really like these colors and I think you will too!

To Purchase:
http://www.marykay.com/jreed1920/color/lips/beautythatcounts/

Remarkable Facts About Facial Skin Treatment Acne.

‘skin treatment for acne’ is more dependent on clinical discipline than anything else. A facial skin care regime is what you require (and you need to follow the facial skin care schedule with complete seriousness). Consequently why don’t we look at what comprises the best facial skin treatment for acne . Well, rather simply, a facial skin care regime can begin with adhering to four steps:

Cleansing

Toning

Exfoliating

Moisturising

Cleansing is actually the very first thing in face treatment skin care program. Cleaning helps with getting rid of dust, pollutants, grease and additional oil from your skin, thus protecting against injury to your skin. Just blot your own skin and throat with a very good cleansing lotion or cream and gently massage it into the actual skin using upward strokes. Use a soft face tissue or cotton wool in order to wipe your face in a mild blotting manner (never rub). Washing should be done no less than twice daily i.e. morning hours (as part of complete skin skin care routine) and evening (on a standalone basis). Water soluble cleansers are the best for inclusion in your facial skin care routine.

Toning is the next in a facial skin care routine. However, this is the optional part of the facial skin care routine. Mostly, proper cleansing can compensate for toning. Toning helps remove all traces of dirt, grease and excess cleanser. Instead of making it part of your daily facial skin care routine, you can using toning occasionally i.e. when you have been exposed to particularly harsh environment/pollution.

Exfoliation is actually again, kind of, discretionary step in everyday program for facial natual skin care. Nonetheless, exfoliation is important at least once a week (or 2 times, depending on skin type and the environmental conditions). Exfoliation discovers its place in facial skin care routine because of the natural propensity of skin to replenish the skin cellular material every 3 or 4 weeks. As a facial skin care technique, exfoliation helps in removing the dead skin cells that prohibit the skin pores, therefore assisting the skin in the natural process. However, excessive or harsh exfoliation can cause damage to your skin; so you need to balance it out.

Your next thing in facial skin care is moisturising. In fact, moisturising is actually the most crucial portion of face treatment natural skin care routine. Moisturisers keep your skin from becoming dried out. Dry skin is actually unfavorable since it causes the upper layer skin to break, ultimately causing dead skin cells. Again, use light upward strokes to make the moisturiser more effective. Moisturisers function the best when applied on warm and damp skin. So do not try to remove all the moisture in the previous steps of facial skin care routine.

Apart from the typical face treatment skin care routine, you should also exercise the following for skin treatment acne care!

Use proper make-up remover instead of just washing it away

Pay heed to your skin type and the environment, when choosing facial skin care products.

Before you start using a new facial skin care product, test it by applying it on a short patch of skin e.g. ear lobes.

Never rub your skin too hard.

Use sunscreen lotions for protection against sun.

By: walter backman

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Classic Red Lipstick is Always in Style

Red lipstick is a classic look that is always in style and can be worn by all women. The classis look of red lipstick will help you look glamorous and elegant and will really help you stand out. Because of this when wearing red on the lips you want to keep the rest of your look subtle and classic as well.

The secret to lucious red lips is finding the right color for you and getting the application right. To choose the correct shade for you consider the shape and size of your lips as well as the complexion of your skin. If you are fair skinned you can wear an intense cooler or pure red tone. for darker skin look for a lipstick with orange or brown undertones. If your skin has pinkish undertones look for something in a warm plum while yellowish undertones will look best with a warmer red again with brown undertones.

Once you have found the perfect shade you will want to have flawless aplication to allow your lips to look their best. If you have chapped or very dry lips you will want to prepare them by using an exfoliant and moisturizer like Satin Lips to smooth and soften before applying lipstick. This step will prevent flaking and will keep your lips soft and supple. Once your lips are in good shape begin by applying a good lip primer to retain moisture, help lipstick stay longer and prevent any feathering. Now you are ready to apply your lip color as follows:

1. Line the lips with a color that closely matches the lipstick color. If you want more intense color fill in lips with liner

2. Apply lipstick, preferrably with a lip brush, from center to edges

3. Blot lips with piece of tissue paper

4. Apply second layer of lipstick. this step will keep your lips looking luscious for hours

By following these steps you will be wearing the classic Red lip look and turning heads with your elegance and style!

Find your perfect Red!

Fair Skin:

Red  http://www.marykay.com/jreed1920/color/lips/reds/10022850/default.aspx

Pink Undertones:

Blaze  http://www.marykay.com/jreed1920/color/lips/reds/10027588/default.aspx

Plum  http://www.marykay.com/jreed1920/color/lips/marykaylipliner/10014725/default.aspx

Darker Skin or Yellow Undertones:

Midnight Red  http://www.marykay.com/jreed1920/color/lips/reds/10033406/default.aspx

Cappucino  http://www.marykay.com/jreed1920/color/lips/marykaylipliner/10014719/default.aspx

Blaze  http://www.marykay.com/jreed1920/color/lips/reds/10027588/default.aspx

Plum  http://www.marykay.com/jreed1920/color/lips/marykaylipliner/10014725/default.aspx

Get Lunch for $2.99 at Quiznos!

Quiznos is offering a great meal deal, any small sub, chips and regular fountain drink for $2.99 with coupon until 7/29/2010.  You can get the coupon here http://www.quiznos.com/lunch299/coupon/

Enjoy!

Great Value Chicken Nugget Recall

Perdue Farms is voluntarily recalling nearly 92,000 pounds of Great Value-brand “Fully Cooked Chicken Nuggets” because they could contain pieces of blue plastic. Continue reading

Buy TimeWise Miracle Set Receive $25 Restaurant.com Gift Certifficate FREE!

Enjoy the Age-Fighting Benefits of the TimeWise Miracle Set and dinner at your favorite restaurant!  For every Full Size Miracle Set purchased in July I will include a $25 Restaurant.Com Gift Certificate as my gift to you. 

The TimeWise® Miracle Set™ provides incredible age-fighting results to help you maintain younger-looking skin. The set offers 11 age-defying benefits in one skin care regimen: cleanse, exfoliate, freshen, energize, hydrate, smooth, firm, soften, protect, rebuild and reduce fine lines and wrinkles. The Miracle Set™ includes:

• TimeWise® 3-In-1 Cleanser,
  4.5 oz. net wt.

• TimeWise® Age-Fighting Moisturizer,
  3 fl. oz.

• TimeWise® Day Solution Sunscreen SPF 25*,
  1 fl. oz.

• TimeWise® Night Solution,
  1 fl. oz.

To purchase:
http://www.marykay.com/jreed1920/skincare/agefighting/miraclesetstep1/default.aspx

Limited Time Offer. While Supplies Last.  Customer must purchase Full Size Miracle Set ($90) and will recieve (1) $25 Restaurant.com Gift Certificate.