Posts tagged "body"

Beauty How-To: Remove A Callous

For women with ticklish feet, a pumice stone scrubbing can feel more like torture than a treatment. Luckily, there are home remedies that can de-callous your feet without the invasive tingle of a pedicure. (Those who have diabetes or poor circulation should avoid these procedures)…

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

Beauty How-To: Remove a Fake Tan Gone Wrong

Everyone looks better bronze, but no one looks good orange. Whether it’s streaky skin, cocoa colored palms, or an oompa-loompa complexion, here are the quick and easy steps to undo your sun in a bottle boo-boo.

By: The Frisky / February 8, 2010

A Skinny Waist Does Not Always An Athlete Make

If you're training for a marathon with the intention of losing weight, you may find yourself engaged in a complicated battle. According to The New York Times, having a lower weight can have a serious negative impact on your athletic training. Meaning, if you're shedding pounds, and using that as a motivator to increase your…

By: Leonora Epstein / February 4, 2010

(Another) Quote Of The Day: Salma Hayek Thinks Her Bod Is Mediocre

"I won a ‘Best Body Award’ from Fitness Magazine and I was too embarrassed to accept it. I actually don’t have a good body, but if everybody thinks so, I guess it means I’m a good actress. I have acted the part of the girl who has a very good body." [Parade via Celebitchy] Salma

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 23, 2009

What Your Body May Be Trying To Tell You

Our bodies tell us a lot of things. A grumbling tummy when we’re hungry, a yawn when we need sleep, those all too familiar menstrual cramp when it’s that time of the month. But a helpful list from SELF magazine mentions some signs you may not be so familiar with that could mean trouble. Read…

By: Daniela Guernica / June 29, 2009

Beauty How-To: Get Rid of Cellulite

If you want to trim your waist, eat a few more salads. If you want to clear your skin up, get a facial. But if you want to get rid of cellulite... well, that's not such an easy answer. Luckily we've done our research so you don't have to. Learn how to get rid of…

By: The Frisky / April 2, 2009

Beauty How-To: Treat Peeling Skin

Whether your tan has finally turned against you or your skin is in an epic dry spell, peeling only makes an already uncomfortable skin-tuation look as bad as it feels. Luckily we've got the deets on fixing your patchy dilemma.

By: The Frisky / March 25, 2009

Beauty How-To: Fix Self-Tanning Mistakes

We all chase the coveted goddess bronze, but sometimes our efforts do more harm than good. For instance, slathering on self-tanner only to end up looking like a Zebra and an oopma-loompa had a love child. Good thing The Frisky's got your back with these tips for repairing a botched tanning job.

By: The Frisky / March 24, 2009

Beauty How-To: Spot A Cancerous Mole

Ladies like Marilyn and Cindy made the mole a thing of beauty, but cancer is turning it into a sight to be feared. While beauty marks add definition and distinction to your face and body, make sure to keep an eye on suspicious looking spots and always keep in mind the ABC's of skin-sighting.

By: The Frisky / March 24, 2009

Beauty How-To: Treat a Sunburn

Everyone has fallen asleep on the beach for too long, or missed a spot with their sunscreen, only to wake up with a patch of skin as rare as an undercooked slab of meat. Sunburns are the worst kind of uncomfortable irritation because they hurt like a mother and ruin your temporarily youthful, healthy skin.

By: The Frisky / March 24, 2009

UGGs Will Make You Say Ugh

Thought UGGs were comfy? Turns out a pair of UGGs can be as bad for your feet as a pair of torturous stilettos. And they don't even elongate your legs or look cute! Dr. Ed Chairman, a Philadelphia podiatrist, said the popular boots lack foot or ankle supports, which turns UGG-wearers into pain-havers. If treated…

By: Annika Harris / February 6, 2009

Slideshow: The Frisky’s Favorite Plus Sized Pin Ups

Big girl bombshell Beth Ditto has already made us swoon with her songs and her sass, but now she’s going to conquer a business that has typically seemed a little small minded for a lady like her- fashion. Known for her outtasight onstage getups made of metallic spandex and her tasty Tracey Turnblad-esque print dresses,…

By: Simcha / January 29, 2009
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