Its Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week Jackie of Aging Backwards is hosting Fashion Flash.  This is a site that covers it all.   It offers beauty,  nutrition,  health and especially exercise and fitness advice– all  keyed to looking and feeling  ageless.  I love this concept  and  I have learned to trust  Jackie’s advice.  She  does extensive research and  has a wide network of experts for genuinely helpful advice. For example  her advice on  vitamin B12  virtually changed my life.  I had a muli vitamin  that  had vitamin D and could not understand  why by vitamin D numbers were so low.  Jackie insisted that I try a tiny B12 pill that dissolved in my mouth.  The difference  amazed me and my doctors.  Yes, Jackie  is that smart.

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Holiday Skin Check Video– The Best Gift for You and Your Family

 SKin Check -- the bestNo-Nonsense Holiday GiftFor most of us holiday traditions include family  parties, great food, lighting all sorts of candles  and piles of brightly wrapped gifts.  In  our home we have added a new holiday radition– an annual  skin cancer  check.  As a heath and beauty writer I wrote about  skin cancer, but myself went decades between skin check-ups.  Then a random physical office visit uncovered  skin cancer in my husband and a precancerous spot on my leg.   If you’ve ever waited for a biopsy, you will want to do anything to avoid a repeat episode.  We vowed to have an annual skin  check but the months kept rolling by.

I relaized that a needed a date that would always trigger a reminder– and the winter holiday season seemed  perfect.  Like  who can ignore this … Continue Reading…

Its Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week Jackie of Aging Backwards is hosting Fashion Flash.  She is an anti-aging expert  whose advice I have learned to trust.  Totally.  She is one of those people that  gets  it right  long before others  have  even defined a problem. For example  during  past six months,  I  have  been  seriously tired and  Jackie has been urging me to take vitamin B12 tablets that dissolve in the mouth.  My blood tests  did not indicate that I  had a problem, but I was still exhausted.  Finally, I was  ready to try anything and I  started  sucking on a tiny vitamin B12  tablet.  Within  two days, the bounce was back in my step.   I was   back to my  usual 12 work day with ease and enthusiasm.  Then  just this … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

Fashion FlashThis week Jackie of Aging Backwards is hosting Fashion Flash.  She is one of those rare people who seems to  have the real answers to real problems.  She  has taught me how to bake  bread, introduced me to the best cleanser that ever touched my skin and  was one of the first people to  wear Google glasses. Her site is packed  with information and insight on the ways to stay young and healthy.

 

Fashion FLash travel siteFashion Flash is Growing

This week a new site has joined Fashion Flash!  Glamour Granny Travel is an amazing  travel site  just for  us.  Founder Inka Piegsa  had a long  career as an international … Continue Reading…

Its Fashion Flash Monday!

Fashion-Flash-logoThis week Jackie of Aging Backwards is hosting Fashion Flash! I have learned to trust Jackie’s advice on health and beauty.  She introduced me to  the best  skin cleansing system I have ever tried– and  trust  me when I say I have tried   many.  Her recipes are  both delicious and packed with nutrition.  She taught me how to  bake bread and  I now can dazzle  guests with a  bowl of soup and a loaf of homemade dill  bread.  A few months ago I had signs of an ulcer  and Jackie recommended a mix of  fresh cabbage juice and honey.  it sounded so bizarre, but  out when I did a medline  search, it turns out that the sulfur in the cabbage is known to  destroy the bacteria  that  a part of … Continue Reading…

Its Fashion Flash Monday!

Fashion-Flash-logoThis week Jackie of Aging Backwards is hosting  Fashion Flash.   She has a consistant curiosity for all things dealing with health and beauty.  From the best way to use  fake eyelashes to the best natural  way to avoid heart disease Jackie  drills down  into each topic and shares  her findings. She is just one of those people that always get  it right.

Fashion FLash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review: Everything Eyes by Bobbi Brown

Bobbi Brown needs no introduction.  She  is  a beauty rock star with a modern approach to  make-up  that   works  for every woman.  But wait there’s more. With her  own line of natural toned  make-up and a collection of  best selling … Continue Reading…

Its Fashion Flash Monday!

Fashion Flash logoThis week  Jackie of Aging Backwards is hosting Fashion Flash.  Jackie is one of those people who is somehow alays ahead of the curve.  She picks up on new ideas   long before they become trends.  More than six months ago  Jackie  became  fascinated by  3D printing.   I thought it was clever, but so what.  Wrong!  Now she is one of the leaders in social media 3 -D updates.  Jackie is also a wonderful treacher and her posts are always packed with new and useful info.  If you’ve got a question about supplements, check out Aging Backwards before you go to the store.

Fashion Flash  Book Review:  Return to Beautiful Skin by Myra Michelle EbyNo-Nonsense Book ReviewContinue Reading…

Its Fashion Flash Monday!

Fashion Flash logoThis week the Jackie of Aging Backwards is hosting Fashion Flash.   We all  meet  many people in our lives  Some we like, some we don’t and then there are those who you feel lucky to know– and Jackie is one of them.  She has boundless energy, enthusiasm and curiosity for  new ideas and respect for old ones.  She  has an uncanny ability to seek out  all the  best in health, beauty and technology — cerainly  reasons why she was choosen to Beta test Google glasses.  Jackie doesn’t  just write about alternative health options,  she  lives them.  If you can’t  know  Jackie personally,  you can still experience her positive energy and information in her blog,  Aging Backwards.   

Acne Gets Center Stage at  American Academy of Dermatology Conference

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