Author: Hajer Mehrez

Does High Altitude Cause Dry Skin?

Does High Altitude Cause Dry Skin?

Whether you love hiking in the mountains or even rock climbing or you just live at a higher elevation, you might be surprised to learn that being at a higher altitude affects your skin. And not in a positive way. Your skin is the only thing that stands between your […]

Girl applying retinol serum to her face

At what age should you start using retinol?

Does your mom ever tell you tales of her youth and how she wished she knew better with caring for her skin? She may even tell you that you should start looking out for your skin while you’re still young, so you’ll look younger than the age on your driver’s […]

Numerous makeup brushes layed out on a table

How many makeup brushes do you need?

Have you ever seen those lush-looking makeup brush kits? Perhaps you’re wafting through the mall with a gourmet cup of coffee in hand, and you see it in the window at Sephora or some other fab beauty place. And you think, “Ooooo! OMG! I want that!” Maybe you’re shopping for […]

Does Your Hair Change Every 7 Years?

Does Your Hair Change Every 7 Years?

What was your hair like as a kid? Was it a different color than it is now? Perhaps it was a different texture too. You’re totally not imagining anything. Even in your adult years, which includes those years where you are legally and technically an adult but need to ask […]

Can Curly Hair Become Straight Naturally?

Can Curly Hair Become Straight Naturally?

If you hate your waves, you should probably know plenty of straight-haired people would kill for them. Still, we all want the hair we don’t have, don’t we? For those with natural waves, you might iron them out or have your processed to squelch your hair’s natural urge to curl […]

Girl applying powder makeup

Does makeup powder clog pores?

Sometimes, it seems like wearing makeup can be a vicious cycle. You wash your face and think you’re making the right moves and then, BAM! Here comes a big ol’ zit just in time for that date with the hottie from the coffee shop. Now you’ll have to scramble and […]

How Long Does It Take for a Scar to Turn White?

How Long Does It Take for a Scar to Turn White?

We’ve all done it. We’ve all accidentally cut ourselves, perhaps slicing and dicing in the kitchen or maybe doing something more epic like rock climbing. Some of us have even had to undergo surgery. When we wind up with cuts, scrapes, and surgical incisions, they turn up red and bloody, […]