Archives for September 2017

September 30, 2017

The winner of “It’s a Glam Thing’s” June Surprise Beauty Box is…..

Congratulations Laurie J. of New York, NY. You have been chosen as the winner of It’s a Glam Thing’s June Surprise Beauty Box Giveaway. We hope you enjoy your beauty products and thanks for being a fan of our site!

 

Hard Candy Color Stick                                             www.hardcandy.com

Hawaiian Tropic Face                                              www.hawaiiantropic.com

Pura D’or Overnight Therapy Hair Mask            www.purador.com

Pura D’or NXN Day Cream                                        www.2minuteclub.com

Pura D’or NXN Body Wash                                      www.2minuteclub.com

Loreal Infallable Lip Gloss                                      www.lorealparisusa.com

Impress Gel Nails                                                        www.impressmanicure.com

Fiona Styles Light Illusion                                       www.fionastilesbeauty.com

CeraVe Gel Oil                                                              www.cerave.com

Maple Holistics Anti Aging Serum                       www.mapleholistics.com

Ola Pikake Body Mist                                                hawaiianbodyproducts.com

 Beauty Gems Eye Shadow                                       ulta.com

Flocked Holding Spray

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September 28, 2017

A Capsule A Day Can Keep Aging Skin Away

Elizabeth Arden, has been around a long time and creating great products.  Let me tell you about this skin product, Elizabeth Arden Advanced Ceramide Capsules Daily Youth Restoring Serum is just what my skin needs.  You know I am Ms. Fit One and health is very important to me and that goes for my skin as well.  My skin takes a lot of abuse and this product helps with my texture and the look of my skin.  I feel it brings back the hydration that I lose due to all the sweating that I do.  My skin feels fresh and rejuvenated.  I’m at the age where my skin is losing it’s elasticity and getting those fine lines and wrinkles but I’m not worrying, I am using Advanced Ceramide Capsules Daily Youth Restoring Serum.   It is simple to use, it comes in beautiful gold capsules so you don’t have to worry about how much or how little to use.  Simply wash your face, pat dry, twist off the top of the capsule and apply the serum to your face and neck, then apply your moisturizer and voila the magic has begun.    This product improves skin’s natural collagen, reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and keeps the skin hydrated, fresh and balanced and much more.  Get your capsules today, http://www.elizabetharden.com/advanced-ceramide-capsules-daily-youth-restoring-serum—60-piece-A0104588.html.

Get more info about Elizabeth Colen, Health Coach on www.MsFitOne.com.  Fit Mind, Fit Body and Fit Spirit.

 

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September 27, 2017

Smell the roses before bedtime

If you like the scent of rose petals, you will love Vanity Planets Flower Child Moroccan Red Clay Mask. This mask smells amazing and you will smell the scent of roses as you relax during your red clay treatment and beyond.

This mask has other fine qualities: The Moroccan Red Clay  gently cleanses and exfoliates your skin. The texture is like powder and you can’t even feel the exfoliation taking place after applied. Your skin will feel soft, fresh and glowing as the clay reduces your  skin’s natural production of sebum. It’s suitable for all skin types but even better for oily skin. I have normal skin and this mask has not dried out my skin at all. It’s even better for oily skin.

It’s easy to use, simply had 1/2 tbls. of power in the palm of your hand and add water to mix until a smooth paste is formed. A nice feature to this mask is you do not have to wait until the mask drys completely. It isn’t even recommended as it could dry out your skin. Right before the mask begins to dry just rinse it off.  You will love how your skin feels and the rose scent is fabulous.

Vanity Planet Flower Child Moroccan Red Clay Mask is an organic powder and helps to stimulate circulation. It is All-Natural, Preservative-Free, Vegan, Cruelty-Free and made in the USA.

Head over to Vanity Planet  and view their extensive line of skincare, haircare, makeup and other health and wellness items.

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September 25, 2017

Sharon Stone Really Loves Native Gem!

LOS ANGELES, CA – – Sharon Stone was photographed wearing Native Gem  at the Closing Night Gala as part of the 2017 Celebrity Fight Night in Italy! The actress sparkled during dinner wearing Native Gem’s Everything Earrings($179; www.nativegemjewelry.com).

 

 

 

Photo Credit Getty Images

 

 

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September 25, 2017

Coobie Bras: The New Sexy

When you think about it, your bras are some of the most worn items in your wardrobe. If you’re going to spend that much time wearing anything, it darned well better be comfortable! That’s part of the beauty of the Coobie Seamless Bra – a bra so insanely comfy you’ll never want to take it off.

What makes the Coobie the coziest bra you’ve ever worn? For one it doesn’t have those annoying, uncomfortable underwires. It doesn’t have padding that ripples over time either. Hard to close hooks and clasps, you won’t find them here. Coobie bras do have an ultra-soft, dreamy blend of nylon and spandex to support and hug your curves in stretchy, seamless comfort.

Hard to imagine something this comfy can be sexy, but it is! Coobie bras come in oodles of gorgeous colors and patterns, in lace too, to suit your mood and your wardrobe. Whether you’re headed for a night on the town or off to work or the gym, Coobie has the perfect bra for the occasion. Because it doesn’t have seams or hooks, the Coobie sports a smooth, bump-free profile under even the thinnest tee. Its special design with ribbing and ruching makes for a knockout shapely silhouette!

  • Scoop neck: Say goodbye to the hassle of finding the right size. Coobie’s special stretchy fabric blend means one size fits nearly everybody. It comes in a full size too. Available in neutrals and lots of fun colors. Straps are adjustable & removable. Comes with removable, reversible padding.
  • V-neck with Lace: Great under dresses, low cut sweaters and more. This versatile style comes in an array of fun colors with just a touch of lace.
  • Lace Bralette: Soft, stretchy lace creates a feminine, sexy look for everyday wear. Softly lined cups provide coverage without bulk. Can be converted to a racerback style. Comes in S, M, L.

About Coobie:

Coobie products are built on the premise that you shouldn’t have to sacrifice style for comfort. The blockbuster success of its seamless bras created a demand for more Coobie products including camisoles, leggings, underwear and more. Coobie brings comfort, functionality, and style to women across the country.

For more on Coobie go to https://shopcoobie.com

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September 25, 2017

ILLUMINATE A CURE with Cheeky Physique

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Cheeky Physique will donate 20% of sales of their diamond powder infused Firming Body Illuminator to support Bright Pink, the only national non-profit focused on the prevention and early detection of breast and ovarian cancer in young women. Bright Pink has quickly become one of the country’s fastest growing non-profit organizations, impacting and saving thousands of lives each day.

Get ready to glow with Shimmer Sleek, and help shine a light on breast cancer. This firming and illuminating body cream visibly blurs imperfections and brings out the radiance of your natural skin tone. Curves are defined with caffeine and firming botanicals, while age-defying peptides keep skin looking and feeling firm, supple, and smooth. Cheeky Physique’s Limited Edition Pink Ribbon Shimmer Sleek Firming Body Illuminator benefitting Bright Pink retails for $46.00 for 4oz and is available for purchase at cheekyphysique.com.

About Cheeky Physique
Cheeky Physique is a San Diego-based beauty brand that creates results-driven body care products for women who want to look their best with minimal effort. With a philosophy of “More results, less work,” their products are developed to help maximize your assets while minimizing trouble spots…all, in less time than it takes to pour a glass of champagne. The secret? They’ve combined the most effective natural ingredients with clinically proven actives for visible results in all the right places. And since they like their “beauty cheats” to be guilt-free, their products are proudly cruelty free and formulated without parabens, phthalates, sulfates, petroleum, or mineral oil. The Cheeky Physique collection is available in select spas, salons, catalogs, and beauty retailers, as well as online at CheekyPhysique.com

About Bright Pink
Bright Pink is the only national non-profit focused on the prevention and early detection of breast and ovarian cancer in young women. The organization is on a mission to save women’s lives from these diseases by empowering them to live proactively at a young age. Bright Pink’s innovative education and support programs educate and equip young women to develop personalized strategies to reduce their risk for these diseases or detect them at early, non life-threatening stages. Learn more and brighten up on breast and ovarian health at BrightPink.org.

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September 22, 2017

Nursery Rhymes Workout

Getting a work out is hard when you have little ones but try this workout to get tone and tight while keeping them distracted.

Need Round restriction band or use a restriction band with no handles and tie

Patty-a-Cake Workout

Cross band, hold band between thumb and forefinger start with hands together and push right hand outcross to the left side and back to center, left hand across to right side and back to center.  Do it to the rhythm of:

Pat-a-cake, pat-a-cake, baker’s man.

Bake me a cake as fast as you can

Roll it, pat it, mark it with a “B”

And put it in the oven for baby and me!

Repeat 3-5 times

The Wheels on the Bus Workout

Place band just above elbows hold arms straight out shoulder width apart.

Bring fist together then roll them to the rhythm of:

The wheels on the bus go round and round,

round and round,

round and round.

The wheels on the bus go round and round,

all day long

Move right into the next exercise:

Place band just above elbows hold arms straight out shoulder width apart.

Bring hands together like in prayer then bring elbows up shoulder height.

Bring elbows together then lift elbows like opening a book.  (You can do this the the rhythm of:

The wipers on the bus go Swish, swish, swish;

Swish, swish, swish;

Swish, swish, swish.

The wipers on the bus go Swish, swish, swish,

all day long

Repeat 3-5 times

You can do this workout standing, seated in a chair or seated on the wall (working those legs)

Get more info about Elizabeth Colen, Health Coach on www.MsFitOne.com.  Fit Mind, Fit Body and Fit Spirit.

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September 21, 2017

NYFW’s Cutest Models!

As all the crazy and madness from fashion week has come to an end, I wanted to make sure you saw this season’s cutest AND smallest models to take the runway. This year Cantu hosted the ever adorable McClure Twins to walk in the 2017 Texture on the Runway show.  Not only were Ava and Alexa incredibly cute but their hair looked amazing, thanks to Cantu’s marvelous Global Artist, Maria Antoinette!

Ava’s style: The Braided Half Up Half Fro (Orange Skirt)

Step 1: Start by detangling hair with Cantu Kid’s Conditioning Detangler, followed by cleansing and conditioning with Cantu Kids Tear Free Nourishing Shampoo and Cantu Nourishing Conditioner

Step 2: With dried hair, section the top section from ear to ear and secure the back portion of hair with an elastic band

Step 3: Part out a middle section for the first braid, braid that back all the way to the ends of the hair in that section

Step 4: On each side of the middle braid, braid 5 braids in a diagonal from the center braid back toward the original part, make sure that each braid is braided to the ends. For the 6th braid closest to the ear, part out a section and braid from behind the ear towards the front. These will hang forward, and get decorated with beads. Repeat on both sides of the middle braid

Step 5: Release the large section of hair in the back. Add the Cantu Kids Curling Cream, followed by the Cantu Styling Custard. Make sure all the hair is evenly coated and start finger coiling the curls. Repeat on all the back section of hair

Step 6: Take the braid tails and combine 2 to 3 braids and twist into a Bantu knot at the base of each cornrows. Bead the two hanging forward braids

Step 7: Once the back hair is dry separate the curls and pick at the root for volume

Alexis’s style: The Braided Frohawk (Green Skirt)

Step 1: Start by detangling hair with Cantu Kid’s Conditioning Detangler, followed by cleansing and conditioning with Cantu Kids Tear Free Nourishing Shampoo and Cantu Nourishing Conditioner

Step 2: Section the hair into three sections from forehead to the nape. Creating a Mohawk in the middle and two sections one on each side. Secure each section with an elastic

Step 3: With each side section, install 10-12 cornrows. Leave the ends of the braid loose to blend into the curly-hawk, that will be in the middle

Step 4: With both sides cornrowed down, Add the Cantu Kids Curling Cream, followed by the Cantu Styling Custard. Make sure all the hair is evenly coated and start large chunky two strained Twist. Twist to the ends and then twist into a Bantu Knot. Repeat on the full middle section including the loose cornrow ends

Step 5: Allow those to set a few hours or overnight. Un- twist and pick at the roots to hide parts and create volume.

Step 6: Add colorful hair clips to jazz up the finished look

 

 

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September 21, 2017

Breast Cancer Awareness Month – Make the Switch to Lavanila

Make the switch this October to an all-natural, aluminum-free deodorant in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. As a healthy solution to harmful chemicals linked to breast cancer, Lavanila Healthy Deodorant is a powerful natural deodorant that delivers superior odor protection and vitamin-rich nourishment without the use of commonly feared harsh chemicals.

The multi-tasking formula uses a health-promoting beta-glucan technology packed with anti-oxidantsactive botanicals and essential oils to not only fight odor, but condition, soothe and nourish the skin.

Lavanila Healthy Deodorants are available at Sephora, Sephora.com or Lavanila.com.  Each product is $14.00.

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September 20, 2017

Treat your hair and scalp to a little tea tree oil

When I am purchasing a Shampoo and Conditioner I always consider my hair type (curly) and then make my decision from there. I always fail to think of my scalp, that’s right, “the Scalp”. The scalp needs tender loving care, just like your hair. That is why I chose Tea Tree Oil Shampoo and Conditioner from Maple HolisticsTea Tree Oil Shampoo and Conditioner will cleanse and condition your hair and scalp leaving them feeling moisturized and refreshed. The added moisture to your scalp will also minimize dry scalp and flaking. The botanical scent is very invigorating and very pleasant to the senses.

What I love about Maple Holistics and their Hair Care products is that they offer therapeutic benefits. The natural tea tree oil contained in the this shampoo can improve hair and scalp health while promoting hair growth and even slowing hair loss. Tea Tree Oil Shampoo and Conditioner is formulated for men, women, and children and the Tea Tree Oil Shampoo is cruelty-free, parabens-free, GMO-free, gluten free, safe for color and all natural.

Tea Tree Oil Shampoo contains only a handful of ingredients like Aqua, Jojoba Oil, Botanical Keratin, Argan Oil, Tea Tree Oil, Lavender Oil, Rosemary Oil. I read on their website that Tea Tree Oil Shampoo and Conditioner can “potentially naturally eradicates lice” (this is an added benefit) if you have school aged children.

Visit their site at www.mapleholistics.com and view the other hair care and body care they have to offer. You won’t be disappointed.  Check out Maple Holistics free sample page  to our free samples page ( https://www.mapleholistics.com/free-sample/)

ABOUT MAPLE HOLISTICSMaple Holistics has one goal in mind: to provide a natural, holistic range of premium products which can enhance hygiene, health and daily living.

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