Archive for the ‘Personal Care and Style’ Category

postheadericon How to Apply a Hair Relaxer

How to Apply a Hair Relaxer

Hair relaxer, otherwise known as hair straightener, is used on hair that is naturally curly or wavy in order to attain a straighter, sleeker look. Caution should be used when relaxing hair, because of the chemicals that are used. Follow the steps below to learn how to apply a hair relaxer. 1 Decide on the strength of the hair relaxer. The strength you use is determined by the texture of your hair. For instance, if you have coarse hair you would use a “super” strength hair relaxer. 2 Put on…

postheadericon How to Create an Impressive Tattoo Artist Portfolio

How to Create an Impressive Tattoo Artist Portfolio

Regardless of whether you’re an aspiring tattoo artist or a veteran looking for a new studio, your portfolio is the most important thing, and should be as impressive to those viewing it as possible. 1 Buy an attractive portfolio folder. While you might have a website or a Pinterest page this probably isn’t going to be enough to really impress an artist. Make sure you have something that is big enough to hold your drawings and sketches. Something with a hard cover will help to protect your artwork, and either…

postheadericon How to Apply a Design on Your Face

How to Apply a Design on Your Face

Do you get tired of the same old make-up routine? Do you ever want to liven up your face in other places than traditional? Then it is time to free your face and show others your creativity. 1 Decide what you want to put on your face and where. Do you just want a small star next to your eye? Or do you want a big flower covering half of your face? 2 Choose your materials. Do you want to stick with “traditional” make up, such as eyeshadow and eyeliner,…

postheadericon How to Apply a Chemical Peel

How to Apply a Chemical Peel

A chemical peel is an effective method of exfoliating the skin, removing dead dry skin cells on the surface and leaving a softer, smoother complexion underneath. While many chemical peels are performed in a doctor’s office, there are also home versions that use less potent chemicals, but offer similar results. When you learn the proper way to prepare for and apply these products, you will see the best chemical peel results. 1 Prepare your skin for the home chemical peel. If you take any tretinoin-based prescription products like Retin-A or…

postheadericon How to Appear Wealthy

How to Appear Wealthy

Want to look like you belong in the Upper class? Have you ever wondered what it takes to ‘look rich’? 1 Have excellent hygiene. Clear, flawless skin is necessary. Use face wash and moisturizer every day to minimize breakouts and blemishes. Also, if you do have blemishes use concealer to cover it up. 2 Have gorgeous hair. Make sure you have the kind of hair that every girl wants to have and every guy wants to touch. Your hair should be soft, maybe wavy, and it’s length should be medium…

postheadericon How to Appear Less Vulnerable

How to Appear Less Vulnerable

Four Parts:Who is trying to shape you?Shaping yourselfFinding strength in vulnerabilityAppearing strongCommunity Q&A Vulnerability is often viewed as weakness, a form of being easily swayed, overcome by or subject to the emotions, feelings and expectations of others. However, it’s also a sign that you’re emotionally connected, empathetic and caring. Hence, wanting to appear less vulnerable should be undertaken with care; don’t shut down your openness to caring but perhaps learn ways to make it clear that you’ll stand firm when your own boundaries and needs are threatened. Learn to stick…

postheadericon How to Create a Massage Room in Your Home

How to Create a Massage Room in Your Home

Massages are intended to relax and heal the body. Whether you are a professional massage therapist looking to start offering massages out of your own home or if you want to practice and perform massage on friends and family in a relaxing environment, creating a massage room in your house requires you to create a tranquil, relaxing space free from noise or disruption. You may also want to convert a spare room into a massage room if you have a massage therapist who makes house calls. This article will tell…

postheadericon How to Create a Family Birthstone Ring for Your Mother

How to Create a Family Birthstone Ring for Your Mother

One of the most endearing Mother’s Day gift ideas is a family birthstone ring, often called a “Mother’s Ring”. This article explains how to create a ring for your mother that will become a treasured heirloom for years to come. 1 Find a local jeweler or a website that sells made-to-order gemstone rings. 2 Locate a list of the birthstones that represent each month for every child in the family. Some people prefer to include only the children’s birthstones, but it is okay to include the mother and father as…

postheadericon How to Create a Classic Wardrobe

How to Create a Classic Wardrobe

Two Methods:Look for Timeless BasicsInvest in Classic AccessoriesCommunity Q&A Classic wardrobes are in fashion no matter what the current trends are. In order to build a classic wardrobe, you need to stock up on timeless pieces in flattering fits, shapes, and colors. You can build on these basics by layering them with modern, trendy garments, or you can mix-and-match them with other timeless classics. Method 1 Look for Timeless Basics Classic style staples are versatile pieces that can be layered, mixed, and matched in order to create an abundance of…

postheadericon How to Create a Capsule Wardrobe

How to Create a Capsule Wardrobe

A ‘capsule wardrobe’ is a relatively small collection of clothes that all work together, and can be worn on all occasions. It’s about quality, not quantity, and finding what suits you. A lot of people have large, unorganized wardrobes, made up of mismatched clothes bought over the years, most of which they have no passion for. The point of a capsule wardrobe is to have only clothes you love, and that you look good in. In theory, every top should go with every bottom. 1 Find out what suits your…