This beautiful spring morning the host of Fashion Flash is Jodell of Black Cat Plus. Not only does Jodell discuss the plus size fashion tips, she is now an e-tailer of some of the top clothing brands. My cousin lives in an area where choices in plus size fashion is very limited. She could find the basics, but for anything aboove that it was a struggle. Now with Black Cat Plus she can find clothing she loves, not something she has to settle for.
And when you’ve finished looking through all the dynamic Fashion Flash sites, check out Brown Skin by Susan Taylor MD. A Harvard trained dermatologist, Dr Taylor provides a culturally sensitive, comprehensive guide to skin care for women of color. African American, Hispanic and Asian skin has the ability to naturally resist aging, but is vulnerable … Continue Reading… →
Its hard to open up a health or beauty magazine without an article that links diet and beautiful skin. While its certainly a no-brainer that what we eat affects how we look I want substantive claims that directly link good nutrition to smooth younger looking skin.
Some of the best evidence comes from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, aka the NHANES study. This long ( ten year), large (17K men and women) study compared daily food intake with a wide range of health issues including diabetes, heart disease and cancer. But what makes this a must keep study for me is the relationship they studied between diet and wrinkles. To bottom line it, the NHANES found that people on diets high in protein, fiber, vitamin C, linoleic acid and … Continue Reading… →
* Geri at Fab Over Fifty turns her camera on FOF street style. She found a women who’s definitely channeling 70’s glam– shaggy vest, round shades and wide legged trousers. But did she ace this retro trend or should we send her back to Studio 54?