A New Look for a New Year

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A New Look for a New Year

Seven months ago, my sister married the love of her life in an intimate, church ceremony. I was so excited when she asked me to be the matron of honor at her wedding. Because I wanted to wear my hair in an elegant French twist at the wedding, I didn’t cut it during the first half of last year. After the wedding, I planned to cut my hair in my usual bob style. However, after receiving many compliments for my longer hair, I decided to let it continue to grow out. I’m not sure what I want to do with my hair for the New Year. However, I know I want to continue experimenting with new, exciting looks. On this blog, I hope you will discover the best hair trends for the upcoming year. Enjoy!


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Exercising the Face with Facial Yoga

Facial yoga, also known as face aerobics, is a natural, non-invasive method believed to help reduce the appearance of wrinkles. By toning the facial muscles through targeted exercises, facial yoga is said to combat sagging and promote a more youthful appearance. Incorporating a facial yoga routine can take just minutes a day and is often a gentle yet impactful wrinkle treatment. 

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Chemical Peels

Chemical peels are another effective method for wrinkle reduction. They work by applying a chemical solution to the skin, which causes it to exfoliate and eventually peel off. The new, regenerated skin is typically smoother and less wrinkled. The depth of the peel can range from superficial to deep, with deeper peels offering more dramatic results but requiring longer recovery. Superficial peels, however, may need to be repeated on a monthly basis to maintain their effects. A dermatologist or trained skin care specialist can recommend the right type of chemical peel based on an individual's skin type and the desired outcome.

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