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Body Butters For Brutal Winter Days

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.29.2012 | Style

As someone who suffers from HSOCD (that's Hand Sanitizer Obsessive Compulsive Disorder), I've managed to collect a decade's worth of miniature body bu...

Hiccups? Chapped Lips? Blisters? How To Get Rid Of These 15 Annoying Body Problems

Posted 08.14.2012 | Healthy Living

By Anne Harding They may not be life threatening, but hiccups, blisters, ingrown hairs, and other body bothers can be painful, embarrassing, and ...

The Secret To Smooth Elbows Is...A Banana Peel?

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

On icky, sticky summer days, I take the less stifling route and slip into sleeveless tanks and dresses. But after propping my elbows against the arm r...

These Olympic Swimmers Repair Their Hair..With A Cheesecake Ingredient?

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

When I use to chemically straighten my thick hair, I'd avoid taking a dip in the swimming pool at any cost just to maintain my perfect 'do. Now that I...

Yogurt & 10 Other Ways To Undo Sun Damage This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

We live for summer weekends outside the city. Whether we head upstate to the country or out to the beach, nothing beats a few days of recharging and g...

Five Questions to Help Determine Why You May Be Itching

Dr. Susan Taylor | Posted 04.22.2012 | Black Voices
Dr. Susan Taylor

Itchy skin is a common complaint this time of year. In most cases, the itching can be attributed to dry skin but there can be several other reasons for itching. The following five questions may help you get to the cause of your itching.

Winter Beauty Retreat

Katie Campbell | Posted 03.27.2012 | Style
Katie Campbell

If you've covered up your scaly skin and hid your unpainted toenails over the last few months, it's time to face the truth. You've neglected the parts you can hide and now it's time for a Winter Beauty Retreat.

Quick, Natural Fixes for Facial Flaws

Svetlana Feller | Posted 03.26.2012 | Healthy Living
Svetlana Feller

Almost every male or female client I talk to -- whether over a cup of coffee or during a skin consultation -- asks for insights into how to correct and hide skin imperfections on the face.

5 Ways to Nourish Winter Skin

Maria Rodale | Posted 03.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Mark A. Moyad, MD, MPH The middle of winter is the time to feel really sorry for your skin. Regardless of where you live, the air t...

5 Winter Skin Myths, Busted

The Huffington Post | Meredith Melnick | Posted 01.12.2012 | Healthy Living

Wind. Not enough water. Dry indoor heat. Poor circulation. These are just some of the major dehydrators that can make skincare during the winter month...

Winter Skin Care Tips

Dr. Susan Taylor | Posted 03.06.2012 | Black Voices
Dr. Susan Taylor

Now that the really cold weather has arrived, many of us are experiencing dry, itchy winter skin. These five easy steps can help heal dry skin, renew it and leave soft, supple, beautiful skin during these rough winter months.

9 Winter Foods For Healthy, Beautiful Skin

EatingWell | Posted 02.17.2012 | Healthy Living
EatingWell

Even though you're likely baring less skin during the winter months, it's still important to pay attention to your skin.

3 All-Natural Winter Skin Savers

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Photo: Bobby Doherty I love an all-purpose balm -- compact in size, easy to throw in your bag, super hydrating formulas that work all over. W...

5 Tips To Cure Dry Winter Skin Naturally

Posted 12.04.2011 | Green

From Earth911's Mary Mazzoni: Frizzy hair, dry skin and chapped lips are just a few of the joys of winter. But why spend big bucks on chemical-...

7 Tips For Cleaner, Clearer Skin This Winter

Svetlana Feller | Posted 01.29.2012 | Healthy Living
Svetlana Feller

The winter months are upon us, and so now's the time to think differently about the way you care for your skin. You can easily beat the cold-weather doldrums by taking control of your skin care -- and you'll look better, too!

7 Tips For Healthy Winter Scalp And Hair

Nicole Cothrun Venables | Posted 01.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Nicole Cothrun Venables

Don't let the winter doldrums get you down; instead, incorporate a few tried and true professional tips to help combat your cold-weather woes.

8 Cold-Weather Skin And Hair Bummers -- Fixed!

The Huffington Post | Laura Schocker | Posted 11.18.2011 | Healthy Living

The first day of winter may still be a little over a month away, but there's no mistaking it -- across much of the country, fall is in full swing with...

The 2 Creams You Need To Survive The Winter

The Huffington Post | Simone Kitchens | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Photo: Bobby Doherty It's officially dry hand/dry face/dry everything season. As soon as the temperature starts to drop, my hands instantly (and ...

Dry Skin in a Dry Climate

Brigitte Mars | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Brigitte Mars

The dry climate of Colorado can contribute to dry skin. Dry skin is more likely to wrinkle at an early age, but nature also provides remedies to bring...

6 Green Ways To Dodge Dry Skin This Winter

Huffington Post | Johanna Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

For many of us, winter brings dry, scaly skin. Over-the-counter remedies and potions can be expensive and ineffective (and often contain toxic - or at...

Ultimate Balance: What to Eat This Season

Sara Avant Stover | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sara Avant Stover

To ensure a strong immune system through the winter months, find ways to connect and harmonize with your surroundings now. One of the best ways to do this is by eating foods that are in season.