Author Archives: Ginger Brustman

Makeup Expiration Dates – Shelf Life of Makeup

Most women would find it hard to believe that makeup and beauty products too have an expiration date. What harm could that innocent looking, expensive night cream that’s a little over 3 years old possibly do during the course of external application! Well, for one it would be past its prime, in that, it would simply not have any effect… Read more »

How to Test Makeup Products Before You Buy

Women are always attracted to shiny, shimmery, sparkling, glamorous, and all such similar things. Makeup is one of them. Some are born with an innate flair for choosing the right products, and then there are the rest who find it tough to decide which is the best. To catch the latest trend, they run bonkers from one cosmetic store to… Read more »

Must-have Grooming Products for Men

There has been a lot said and done so that men can have their own range of grooming products. Cosmetic companies have specially formulated creams, face washes, and other products specifically for men so that they do not have to use products made for women. There are numerous shows demonstrating the use and benefits of such products, which has led… Read more »

Benefits of Rose Oil for Skin

Rose is a beautiful flower with an exquisite sweet fragrance. And it doesn’t mind lending some of its beauty to us. The rose essential oil, derived from fresh rose petals through the process of steam distillation, works wonders on the skin, making it healthy, fresh, soft, and supple. Traditionally, it is extracted from Rosa damascena or Damask rose, a special… Read more »

Vitamin E Oil for Face

Vitamin E is a fat soluble antioxidant vitamin that is highly beneficial to our body. Although the prime function of vitamin E is protecting the cell membranes of the body, it also plays a role in maintaining a healthy blood count, healthy heart, muscles, nerves, skin and hair. Vitamin E is available in green leafy vegetables and fruits like mangoes,… Read more »

Beauty Mistakes That Make Women Look Old

Looking beautiful and evergreen is every woman’s greatest desire. But the fairer sex does tend to goof-up on beauty-related matters, that make them look older than they are. Every woman makes fashion mistakes, unknowingly, by just following the trend of the season. The main culprits of a beauty blunder are the makeup products used. Concealer, foundation, powder, blush, mascara, liner… Read more »

How to Keep Your Skin from Thinning

Did You Know? Excess consumption of alcohol or carbonated drinks can tarnish the appearance of your skin. Aging of the body and its organs, which includes the skin, is inevitable and inescapable, but one can always delay this process by leading a healthier lifestyle. With age, the top layer of the skin loses its natural texture and eventually becomes thin,… Read more »

Difference Between Aftershave Lotion and Balm

Historically, it is said that the use of aftershave was fairly common in Ancient Rome, wherein men applied aftershave-like products to keep bumps from forming on the skin. The daily morning ritual of shaving is incomplete without applying an aftershave. It is normal for the facial skin to become rough after every shave as it comes in contact with harsh… Read more »