Category Archives for "Beauty"

Lipstick: Are you or your children putting poison on your lips?

Lead on Our Lips! Are you exposed to lead poisoning?The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics (www. safecosmetics.org) recently tested 33 lipsticks, with brands ranging from drugstore to designer, to determine the amount of lead present in each of them. In their report, “A Poison Kiss: The Problem of Lead in Lipstick,” they reveal that 20 of […]

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Bunions & Hammertoes: How to Prevent Them

Reasons Why Hammertoes & Bunions Affect Women More Than MenAs women enter their midlife years, their risk of developing a bunion (a bump at the base of the big toe) and a related condition called hammertoe (where the smaller toes are bent like claws) increases.   Surgery is often recommended, but 25 percent of women who […]

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How to Get Rid of Corns & Calluses: Summer Feet

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Beauty Corner–Foot Problems Be GoneSummer-Ready Feet Corns and calluses are two extremely common foot complaints. In one study of women between the ages of 50 and 70, 83 percent had some sort of foot problem, and corns and calluses were at the top of the list ( Journal of Public Health Medicine; Clinical and Experimental Dermatology).  While […]

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