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Just The Right Thing For Your Heart

February 16, 2014 Looking Good

Did you know that heart disease is the number one killer of women and that more women die from heart attacks then men? I didn’t. This month The American Heart Association is promoting heart disease education for women through their “Go Red For Women” campaign. I assumed all heart attack symptoms were the same, sharp […]

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The Best Underwear of 2013

June 15, 2013 Looking Good

Online retailer HerRoom recently announced their 2013 best underwear winners based on votes from thousands of customers. If you’re in the market for new undies (for men or women) check out the winners. For Gals Average figure bras Full figure bras Sports bras ( the Panache bra, I wrote about here, was a top winner […]

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5 Excellent Over 40 Eye Makeup Tutorials

June 7, 2013 Looking Good

In my last post, 5 Excellent Over 40 Makeup Tutorials, I promised to follow up with some of my favorite eye makeup tutorials from Australian makeup artist, Wayne Goss. Here goes: Top 5 Eyeshadow Mistakes and How To Avoid Them (8:43) Love, love, love it when someone not only describes common mistakes but tells you […]

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5 Excellent Over 40 Makeup Tutorials

June 5, 2013 Looking Good

Recently I discovered the makeup tutorials of a fabulous Australian makeup artist, Wayne Goss. If you type in his channel, GossMakeupArtist on YouTube you’ll see he has posted over 500 tutorials, many of them with over 500,000 views, so I’m not alone in becoming a fan. Today I want to share five of my favorite […]

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The Easiest Way To Deep Condition Your Hair

May 2, 2013 Looking Good

Do you rarely deep condition your hair because the traditional method is such a hassle? You know the drill – wash hair, put in conditioner, wrap your head in towel for 20-30 minutes, wash hair again. It’s a pain walking around with your hair in a towel and having water drip down your neck. Additionally […]

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Tame Unruly Eyebrows With NYX Eyebrow Shaper

March 26, 2013 Looking Good

Ah yes, among the NUMEROUS irritations of getting older, there are unruly eyebrow hairs. The ones that kink during the night, turn at right angles and refuse to lie smoothly. Previously I wrote about covering gray eyebrow hairs using Paula’s Choice eyebrow tint but unfortunately this product doesn’t quite do the trick for keeping eyebrow […]

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Just The Right Thing: A+D Ointment

March 20, 2013 Looking Good

Recently I subscribed to More magazine.  I received a bonus supplement, 75 Best Beauty Tips: The Best Tips, Tricks, and Short-Cuts to Create Your Perfect Look. These types of things amuse me. Nine times out of ten it seems style magazine recommendations begin with “New York cosmetic dermatologist, XXXXX, recommends Uber-Luxurious Outrageously Expensive Wrinkle Repairing […]

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The Eyes Have It

February 16, 2013 Looking Good

I’ve been wearing glasses for over thirty-five years now.  I don’t know what my first pair cost, but I do know every time I walk into a eyewear shop these days I almost faint the prices are so high.  The store here in Boulder that routinely wins the “Best of …” award in the optical […]

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Must Know Facts About Taking a Break At Work

February 7, 2013 Looking Good

Last July I wrote about How to Get the Most from Your Nap. Included in the article was an excellent infographic about napping that I have been putting to good use. In November, Allison Morris, one of the creators of the nap infograph contacted me to share a new infographic she helped develop about the […]

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Just The Right Words for Hair

February 3, 2013 Looking Good

You’d think with the vast quantity of words in the English language that we’d have one for the day you wake up and your hair won’t do anything. It’s grown that infinitesimal amount that weighs everything down and sends you to the calendar to check the date of your next hair cut. Joan, Shannon (our […]

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