Paintbrushes and Padding…

  I have always had issues with bathing suits.  More accurately speaking, I have always had issues with my body … IN a bathing suit.  The problem is I’m  flat chested; my silhouette is a little like a paintbrush- no curves, straight up and down, plenty of hair on my head. I remember lounging poolside…

How far will we go to protect ourselves?

Fair skin is so prized in China that people are going to extraordinary lengths to protect their faces from the sun. The Facekini is the latest invention designed to keep the UV rays fro damaging, and darkening, the skin. I was surprised to learn that several European fashion houses actually incorporated this “trend” into their…

Six steps to smooth bikini-ready skin!

  Step #1- Exfoliate and remove dead skin cells with a wet wash cloth or loofah. Step#2- Open pores by soaking skin in warm water, or applying warm, wet washcloth. Step#3-Apply shave gel or cream. Step#4-Shave in the direction of hair growth with razor that is replaced every 4-6 shaves.. (I know!) Step#5- Apply cool,…