does face yoga work

Contortions, puckers and grimaces are the basis of a new facial movement genre that is being touted as yoga for the face. But does face yoga work? Not only is this an insult to our common sense, it is easy to imagine that every yogi could be offended by these movements that produce lines and…

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Stress shows on faces. Sometimes it can look like a frown and sometimes stress makes us look tired, drawn, mad and upset. One thing for certain, when you allow stress to continually affect your face, you are destined for down-turned mouth corners and a perpetual scowl. If you have been asked, “Are you mad at…

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changing the face of beauty

Changing the face of beauty. Not long ago, in the previous century/millennium, women and men aged gracefully. They proudly accepted the fate of their faces; no one was bothered by wrinkles, crevices or even gray hair. The flower children are surely to blame. Those hippies of yesteryear firmly believed that they would always look like…

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facial exercise vs plastic surgery

How old will you be when you notice the first signs of aging? Will aging affect your hips, thighs or buttocks first or will it attack your face, producing droopy eye lids and a sagging, jowly jaw line? Think about this the next time you look at yourself in the mirror: When aging is apparent,…

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is exfoliation necessary

Using exfoliation products can help your skincare products penetrate up to 20% better. Yikes! Some of you have been wasting money and suffering disappointment thinking your skincare regimen isn’t working satisfactorily. It’s true – by not thoroughly exfoliating dead, gray, skin cells that accumulate in layers your skincare results can be diminished. Fall is coming…

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look younger than your years

Have you ever looked for natural anti-aging remedies? Staggering amounts of money are spent daily on cosmetics and skin care products that promise to lift, firm and tighten our faces. How many of us use a product for just a few weeks before purchasing yet another product? Do we jump from item to item because we…

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how to fix droopy eyelids without surgery

Droopy eyelids are a sure sign that Mother Nature has arrived to make your face look old. But how do you fix drooping eyelids – without surgery? You know the look and the feel of heavy lids – they seem to have a mind of their own. You constantly lift your forehead when you are speaking and…

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stop eyebrow 11s

Does the memory of your once youthful face make you wish you were 27 again? Wish you could look in the mirror and see your face five, ten, even fifteen years younger? Well, now you can! My passion is teaching facial exercise to every person who allows me to touch their face and here’s what…

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Botox and other injectables are temporary fixes; however, Facial Magic can rival the results of plumping and paralyzing chemicals and it’s natural. Most of the examples of ‘Botox’ come from celebrities who portray an exaggerated view of life and an exaggerated use of Botox Cosmetics.

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By Cynthia Rowland Many women rue the day that they began using costly injections to plump and paralyze their faces. It sounded so simple – a few injections here and there just hoping to delay and stave off the effects of an aging face. After all, who wants to wear a face that sags and…

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The Ten Twitpic Commandments! Inspired by Twitter-loving stars, the FEMAIL guide to the A-list magic twicks that make those ‘spontaneous’ shots so #fabulous

These are all great tips to take a more flattering photo but there is a tip that insures that you look absolutely smashing in every photo. This tip comes from Jackie Silver, Agingbackwards.com: “Chin down, now out like a turtle.” I tried this remedy with my elderly aunts when we were shooting at Christmas and they were so pleased that this simple direction created a better angle so that necks and chins appeared taut. They loved their photos!

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Jackie Silver, Aging Backwards guru, invited me to attend the NYC Tone Body Wash event with her at Lexicon on E. 54th St. last week. There we were introduced to the new Fruit Peel Alpha-Hydroxy body wash but the best surprise was that a small venue of beauty bloggers and magazine assistants enjoyed the music…

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Have your summer vacation plans been squelched by your pocketbook? Why not pamper yourself with your own at-home spa day? Itʼs easier and more economical than you might think and you probably have plenty of the products you need in your bathroom cabinets. If not, quality spa products are as close as your nearest pharmacy or big box store.

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How often have you visited your favorite cosmetic counter at a large department store and spent money hoping to disguise a sagging face? Those sculpting powders and primers, while promising miraculous results, sadly aren’t powerful enough to stop the droopy jowls that make your face look old and tired. Maybe you’ve tried those eye strips designed to prop up eyelids that are cascading toward your lashes and have decided they are too much trouble. There are so many choices with little or few actual results.

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