This Week in Beauty: Rose Gold Hair, Secrets of Photogenic Women, Benefits of ACV & More
Another Friday has arrived, and with it a familiar urge to dance/shout/party/sleep for a decade. Life comes at ya’ fast don’t it? And the wonderful world of beauty waits for no woman. Lucky for you, we’ve been keeping tabs on all the best trends amidst the hustle, bustle, and movement of the week.
It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a … bottle of apple cider vinegar. Seriously, this latest health & beauty trend is said to have some SUPER benefits. From facilitating hair-shine to use as a facial toner, this liquid has built up quite a rep. Sure, maybe you’ll have a moment of involuntary duck face if you take a sip of this stuff, but the pros seem to outweigh the cons here, so we’re down. (Man Repeller)
You might have seen us swoon over metallic and rose gold makeup once or twice before. But this time is different, we promise! Because this year, rose gold is literally moving up—to your hair, that is. Yep, that’s right. You can finally fulfill that dream of having your jewelry match your hair color. (The Zoe Report)
There’s something about autumn that makes people go a little snap happy with their camera phones. Maybe it’s all the fall foliage? Or maybe we’re taking the collective opportunity after summer to take a selfie without looking like a sweaty ball of wax. Whatever it is, the streets are watching and anything could happen, so you should be ready for a photograph at any time. Here are 8 secrets of photogenic women. (Pure Wow)
Since you’re reading this, we’re going to take a wild guess and say you’re interested skin care. Crazy we know, but we’ve also got a hunch that you like to stay up to date on the latest trends, which are often delivered from beauty writers such as ourselves. And we’re happy to bring you all the loveliness we discover in the wild. But have you ever wondered what kind of skin care regimens editors themselves follow? Well wonder no more. We found someone who’s dishing, and they’re not too far from the truth. (Nylon)
You probably have an all natural beauty product that cleanses, exfoliates, and moisturizes right in your kitchen cabinet. Any guesses what it is? Drumroll, please—it’s oatmeal! You’re no doubt familiar with the feverish, chicken pox oatmeal baths of childhood, but oats have many more awesome applications worth checking out! (Skincare.com)
Naturally, we think of ourselves as super heroines, but nothing cuts us down to size quite like a chipped nail. The agony. Ugh. The waiting for it to grow back. Ugh. Ugh. Ugh.
But there’s hope! A few simple (dermatologist recommended) steps can help with growing stronger, longer nails. (Marie Claire)
What’s your secret for longer, stronger nails? Let us know in the comments below!