• August 14, 2020

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Save money and streamline your makeup routine with the help of these beauty hacks!

(BPT) - Let's face it, makeup can be expensive. We are living in a time like no other, with the pandemic and social distancing affecting every aspect of our lives — from our daily lifestyles, budgets, diets — to our beauty regimens. We are all guilty of wanting the most luxe and notable cosmetics to put on our faces. But in this economy, splurging on makeup isn’t a practical option.

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Thursday 08/06/2020
Epic fashion moments: Take a brief peek at the evolution of underwear
Updated: August 14, 2020 - 2:38 am

(BPT) - From tag-free boxer briefs and seamless bikinis to weightless cotton fabrics and moisture wicking technology, there’s a go-to type of underwear for everyone. Influenced by notable pop culture moments and the evolving fashion industry, underwear styles have taken huge leaps throughout the years. Fruit of the Loom, the trusted underwear brand for over 160 years, is looking at the pivotal transformations of underwear, one of the most essential pieces of clothing.

Wednesday 08/05/2020
Cocktail railing and more: 5 trends for your deck
Updated: August 14, 2020 - 2:38 am

(BPT) - When determining the look of your outdoor living space, decking is only half of the equation. In many cases, it’s the deck railings that are most visible and the design element that makes the first impression.

Friday 07/31/2020
Find peace during pandemic uncertainty with Kundalini yoga and meditation
Updated: August 14, 2020 - 2:38 am

(BPT) - The COVID-19 pandemic has made the world far more uncertain. It’s impacted our work and finances, our relationships, and of course, our physical and mental health. Finding the sense of surety we all crave is almost impossible, which leads to stress, anxiety and powerlessness that drains us emotionally. These feelings of helplessness can be traumatic, putting our body and mind in a constant "flight or fight" state. Staying in this tense state for too long not only hurts our quality of life but makes our immune systems more vulnerable.

Tuesday 07/28/2020
Face the facts: Survey reveals common skincare misconceptions and mistakes
Updated: August 14, 2020 - 2:38 am

(BPT) - Do you associate a “squeaky clean” feeling with an effective cleanse? Do you believe the more a cleanser foams, the better it works? Have you ever used dish soap to clean your face?

Friday 07/24/2020
How to take charge of your health: 9 tips to try
Updated: August 14, 2020 - 2:38 am

(BPT) - Women have the power to proactively take control of their feminine health during all stages of life from the first period through post-partum, during perimenopause and beyond.

Wednesday 07/22/2020
How does telehealth really compare to in-person health care?
Updated: August 14, 2020 - 2:38 am

(BPT) - Following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States, the adoption of telehealth services has been on the rise and people are turning to digital technology more than ever to address their personal health care needs without having to leave their homes.

Thursday 07/09/2020
At-Home Acne Mistakes to Avoid
Updated: August 14, 2020 - 2:38 am

(BPT) - Spending more time at home has shifted the way we solve our problems. More than ever, people are turning to online platforms and social media, like YouTube and Instagram LIVE, as primary resources for mastering new skills and finding solutions. However, some problems are more complicated than a quick fix how-to video, especially when it comes to treating acne.

Wednesday 07/08/2020
Summer’s Hidden Health Concern
Updated: August 14, 2020 - 2:38 am

(BPT) - Face mask? Check. Hand sanitizer? Check. Sunscreen? Hmm. If you’re busy worrying about how to avoid the coronavirus, you may not have thought much about your skin health. And you’re not alone. Thirty-nine percent of Americans say they are so focused on handwashing and avoiding germs that they are not thinking about sunscreen application, according to a new survey conducted by The Harris Poll on behalf of Neutrogena®.[i]

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