Monthly Archives: October 2016

Applying Eyeliner to Match Your Eye Shape

Applying Eyeliner to Match Your Eye Shape

We love a good eyeliner at LaLa Daisy (and great makeup in general). With just a few expert strokes, you can have standout eyes that add drama to any look and are bound to turn heads. The right eyeliner look will accentuate your natural beauty and complement the shape of your eyes and face. Here’s how you can create an eyeliner look that’s perfect for your eye shape, no matter what that shape may be.

How Antioxidants Fight the Signs of Aging

How Antioxidants Fight the Signs of Aging

Fighting the signs of aging is about more than just your looks, it’s also about your health. After all, your skin is your first line of defense against harmful solar rays, environmental toxins and dangers, and other life-forms like microbes and bacteria. The healthier and more resilient your skin is, the better it will be at protecting the rest of you. It helps that having youthful, robust looking skin also helps women look more confident and more alert.

Sensitive Scalp? How Sulfate-Free Shampoos Can Help

Sensitive Scalp? How Sulfate-Free Shampoos Can Help

You’ve seen the signs all over beauty stores and cosmetics departments, in the news, and probably even at your salon. They advertise sulfate-free shampoos in terms that make you excited about the possible benefits they will bring, but understanding what this term means and how it applies to your hair is important, especially if you have dry or sensitive skin. That’s because while they are common, sulfates are powerful detergents, which means that their side effects can be a lot for people with conditions like eczema, psoriasis, or even just plain old dry scalp. If you are considering the move to a sulfate-free shampoo, then it is important to understand what that means to understand whether it will help you.

5 Things You Should Know About Retinol–Busting the Myths

5 Things You Should Know About Retinol--Busting the Myths

The fact is that the research shows that it works well under SPF-rated products and that the vitamins in retinol and in antioxidant skin treatments both perform admirably and help protect the skin even more when applied under an SPF protection. That means that top anti-aging skin care products for wrinkles will work well any time of day, and you should use them as you need them.

Tips for Healthy Skin Throughout the Decades

Tips for Healthy Skin Throughout the Decades

Lots of things can change throughout your lifetime. Your hairstyle, your fashion sense, your taste in music are all probably different than they were 5, 10 or 15 years ago. But that’s natural. As people age, they also change. Your skin is no different. The skin you have in your 20s is different than the skin you will have in your 30s and 40s. Because of this, it has different needs and requires a different skincare routine to keep it healthy year after year.

The Quick and Easy Guide to Using Hair Removal Products

The Quick and Easy Guide to Using Hair Removal Products

If your budget won’t allow for an expensive laser or IPL treatment, then the fight for a smooth body is going to be a lifelong one. Most of the time, this means a trip to the waxing salon—although fortunately, today’s market includes other options for those with a lower pain threshold.

How to Winter-Proof Your Hair Care Routine

How to Winter-Proof Your Hair Care Routine

Winter is such a wonderful time of year, what with holiday celebrations, eggnog, baked goods and that perfectly chilly weather that leaves you with a natural rosy glow in your cheeks. One of the only downsides to this season might be the effect it has on your hair. The cold, dry air can make your hair staticky, pull moisture out of it and make it harder to manage during the winter months. Luckily, with the right shampoo and conditioner, the right moisturizing treatments, and a few pieces of hair advice, you can keep your locks smooth and moisturized all winter.

Why You Should Try Mineral Beauty Products

Why You Should Try Mineral Beauty Products

You’ve probably noticed the fairly recent upswing in popularity of mineral beauty products for the face, hair and body. Lots of brands carry mineral products, but this isn’t just a fad. Mineral products can make your hair and skin look outstanding, and people with acne-prone, sensitive and easily irritated skin will be happy to know that mineral products are a great choice for their skin type. 

Finding the Right Foundation for Your Sensitive Skin

Finding the Right Foundation for Your Sensitive Skin

Skin sensitivities can vary a lot from person to person, and their causes are often very hard to pin down. That’s why it can be difficult to know when a formulation that claims to be made just for your skin’s type and sensitivity level is actually going to deliver. Luckily, there are a few strategies you can use to narrow the search down. If your skin sensitivity is light enough, sticking to these options might be all you need to do to enjoy foundation, concealer, and color correction that also soothes your skin and supports its health.

4 Facial Skin Care Products For The Morning After

4 Facial Skin Care Products For The Morning After

Merry parties, late nights, harsh cold air, and fantasy make-up share two things: they are popular during the last quarter of the year and they are also terrible for your skin. Whether it was an excessive amount of cocktails or the unusually amount of foundation your costume required, it’s likely that your complexion will need some help the day after Halloween or Christmas. Fortunately, acute-care facial skin products can come to your rescue, provided you are ready beforehand.