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The Summer Skincare Routine You Need

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: June 8, 2018 | Categories: Beauty, Skin Care and Beauty
summer

If you are going to pet an iguana, the summer is the best time to do it. In most climates, hands-on reptile exhibits at the zoo can only take place outdoors in the summer. Likewise, the summer is the best time to take a road trip to visit your eccentric cousin and his pet iguana.  […]

Homemade Scrubs – The All Natural Way

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: June 7, 2018 | Categories: Skin Care and Beauty
scrub

Homemade scrubs are so easy. Do you want a soft, smooth face?  Are you looking for a face, body, or lip scrub that is all natural? If you answered yes, you are not alone!  I am tired of spending lots of money on department store exfoliates and facial scrubs with ingredients I can’t pronounce. So […]

RoC Retinol Resolution Results Update

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: November 20, 2015 | Categories: Beauty, Skin Care and Beauty
RoC Retinol wrinkle cream #RoCRetinolResolution

This post was sponsored by RoC® Skincare as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review. A few weeks ago I shared how I was taking the RoC® RETINOL RESOLUTION so I would be ready to rock the holidays with a smoother and younger looking face. Who wouldn’t want […]

I’m Getting Holiday Ready by Taking the RoC Retinol Resolution

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 20, 2015 | Categories: Beauty, Skin Care and Beauty
RoC Retinol Resolution

This post was sponsored by RoC® Skincare as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review.   When someone tells me that they can’t believe I’m 51 or guess my age to be younger than I am, it makes me feel good. Real good! I think most people, […]

Look Younger with Mira-Skin Ultrasound

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 14, 2015 | Categories: Beauty, Skin Care and Beauty
Mira Skin Ultrasound anti aging spa treatment

This product was given in exchange for an honest review. No other compensation was provided. All opinions are 100% my own and may differ from yours. I will only endorse companies, products and services that I believe, based on my own experiences, are worthy of endorsement. I’ve said many times that I loved my forties […]

What Real Beauty Means to Me #spon

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: June 28, 2014 | Categories: Beauty, Health and Beauty, Skin Care and Beauty
Almay Carrie Underwood real beauty

This finding the real beauty in yourself post is a partnered post with Almay. All opinions are 100% my own and may differ from yours. I will only endorse companies, products and services that I believe, based on my own experiences, are worthy of endorsement. I’ve noticed as I’ve gotten older that I feel more […]

Protecting Your Skin With Sunscreen

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: February 26, 2014 | Categories: Beauty, Family and Health, Health and Beauty, Skin Care and Beauty

Guest Post Most of us know that sunscreen is beneficial for our health. There’s a large selection of sunscreen options that you can buy online and over the counter, like the ones you can find when you shop at Rocky Mountain Sunscreen and other retailers, and even those who aren’t regular users of sunscreen will […]

5 Solutions to Dark Circles Around Your Eyes Which Actually Work

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: October 10, 2012 | Categories: Beauty, Guest Posts, Health and Beauty, Skin Care and Beauty

Guest Post Dark circles…an age old issue that plagues both men and women alike. They can be caused by a number of problems such as skin dehydration and lack of sleep or nutrients. And as these are all relatively short-term conditions, they are easily treatable. However dark circles around the eyes can also be hereditary, […]

5 Foods To Help Battle Aging

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: June 16, 2012 | Categories: Food, Guest Posts, Health and Beauty, Skin Care and Beauty

Guest Post Image Source I used to be one of those women that believed when I got my first few wrinkles or my first grey hair I wouldn't freak out. I told myself I would let myself age gracefully but let me tell you, the minute I hit my 30s and started noticing more than […]

The Top 4 Weirdest Medieval Health Practices

By: Donna Chaffins | Date: June 14, 2012 | Categories: Funny, Guest Posts, Health and Fitness, Humor, Skin Care and Beauty

Guest Post Image by Cea, some rights reserved. It might seem a trifle uncouth to make fun of the dark ages for being relatively unenlightened about medicine. After all, it’s kind of in the name. “Dark. Dark, no light,” as Arthur Dent might observe. Still, when presented with a potion of boar’s gall, or a […]