Scared of the Monsters in Your Closet?

In Fashion & Beauty, Your Body Is Your Vessel by Nathasha Alvarez0 Comments

Wheelchair, scooter, crutches, canes, as people with physical disabilities we always have our own accessories. Getting a wardrobe that doesn’t bunch up when we are sitting in our wheelchairs, or trip us when we are using our walking aids can be a mission impossible for even the best of us diva fashionistas. Just because we are physically disabled doesn’t mean …

Spa Treatment For Everyone!

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Ever since my birthday in January, I have been holding on to my gift certificate to Nouvelle Day Spa as if it were a treasured piece of gold. But this past week, I felt I needed it. Since I had never been to a spa before I wanted to make sure that it would be accessible. The last thing I …

Your Most Loyal Fan Should Be You

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Valentine’s Day is the day to go all out on your loved one. Flowers, candy, expensive candle light dinners and dazzling jewelry are the hot ticket items for this red heart beating holiday if you are a part of a couple. But what if you aren’t? What if you are single? Should you pout? Of course not! In fact, you …

Attack of the Giant Pants!

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Seeing the title of this article, you might be thinking giant pants. Could this be a story of a person who lost hundreds of pounds, who is now faced with the dilemma of what to do with their oversized slacks? Well, think again, this is a true story about a middle-aged woman’s search for dress pants at the local mall. …

Jonathan Antin Hair Products

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As people ach department phone with a physical disability, people are constantly staring, gawking, looking or watching us. How can we not be self conscious of our body image? Each one of us deals with the looks in different ways. My sisters and I grew up hearing our mother tell us, “Do you know why you girls are so pretty? …

Fake Purses Contribute To Terrorism

In Colorful You!, Fashion & Beauty by Starr Vaughn0 Comments

When looking for a new purse you probably hit the mall, the internet, or just your local Wal-Mart. However, something has been feverishly growing and has been gnawing at me for quite a while. Starr Fakes. Yes, that dreaded word that takes the joy out of a designer purse. They are running rampant all over the world. From the big …

The Dark Side Of Tanning

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When you think of summer what exactly comes to mind? Icy cold lemonade? Kids out of school creating havoc around town? Swimming pools and the smell of chlorine? Or are you like me, and think of tanning? I purposely go out in the back yard hardly wearing anything at all and deliberately lay out in the sun. Or if I …

Summer Glow

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After reviewing Sephora’s latest catalog, fashion magazines and some websites devoted to makeup, it’s clear summer is definitely around the corner. One word summarizes the summer for me this year: Bronze. You will love the bronze, golden blush-like colors that will undoubtedly make a huge splash this summer. This summer will be the summer of bronze-golden colors in lipsticks and …