Tag: Beauty

Detroit Woman Warns Others About Eyebrow Microblading Procedure After She Got Deadly Infection

Days after she decided to undergo microblading procedure, a woman got a potentially life-threatening infection. The woman began to see little lumps and was later diagnosed with cellulitis.

Healthy Living/Wellness May 2, 2018

Why You Should Consider Adding Cannabis To Your Beauty And Wellness Routine On 4/20

Cannabinoids that include CBD and THC feature anti-inflammatory properties that can help resolve skin conditions and relieve pain. One woman explained that the plant helped clear up her Rosacea.

Healthy Living/Wellness April 20, 2018

How To Achieve Healthy, Glowing Skin Naturally, According To Science

Get that glowing skin the natural way. Follow these easy and practical skincare tips, which are all backed by science and experts swear by.

Healthy Living/Wellness April 10, 2017

Labiaplasty, Lip Reduction Surgery On The Rise In The US

Lip reduction procedures, labiaplasty, and breast augmentation enjoyed year-on-year growth in cosmetic surgeries in 2016. New figures from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) reflect current plastic surgery trends.

Public Health March 3, 2017

Asus Unveils ZenFone Live As World's First Smartphone With Real-Time Beautification Tech, Selfie Flash, And More

Asus has announced a new budget smartphone with some neat tricks up its sleeve. The ZenFone Live is the world's first smartphone with real-time beautification technology for photos and live videos, promising glamorous shots.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 25, 2017

L’Oreal’s Smart Hairbrush Unveiled At CES 2017, Offers Clues Of Hair Damage And Breakage

The Kerastase Hair Coach, developed by French cosmetics and beauty company L'Oreal and consumer electronics firm Withings, is a connected smart hairbrush launched recently at CES 2017.

Healthy Living/Wellness January 4, 2017

Want To Stand Out In A Crowd? Researchers Say Attractiveness Depends On Who You’re With

People are often judged in relation to others. In terms of attractiveness though, researchers have found that how people see you will depend on who you’re with.

Life & Style October 3, 2016

ModiFace Launches New Dermatologist-Created AI Tech That Lets Users Test Out Skin Care Products In Real-Time

Augmented reality experts ModiFace announced the launch of a new technology created alongside dermatologists that could be used to smooth out users' skin and reveal the impact skin care products will have on them in real-time.

Apps/Software September 14, 2016

Try On Bold Beauty Looks Like Mermaid Makeup And Galaxy Freckles Now In The PicsArt App

The photo editing and effects app PicArt adds clipart features to be able to add mermaid makeup, galaxy eyes and glitter freckles to users' images.

Apps/Software August 11, 2016

Attractive, Well-Groomed Women Earn More Money Than Average-Looking Counterparts: Study

Attractive women have higher income compared with average-looking individuals. Beautiful women are perceived to have better personalities as well.

Life & Style May 23, 2016

Drink And Get Rid Of Wrinkles: Anti-Aging Gin Infused With Collagen Now Available

A new gin could make you look younger by reducing wrinkles and other premature signs of aging. It's a drink infused with collagen, a protein that makes the skin elastic and supple.

Healthy Living/Wellness April 23, 2016

US Lip Surgeries Reach Record Number In 2015

A record number of people underwent lip augmentation procedures in the United States in 2015, with a 48 percent increase since 2000. Plastic surgeons said the age of selfies may have driven this staggering increase.

Life April 20, 2016

Salon Visit Linked To Elevated Risk For Stroke

A visit to the salon may elevate the risk of stroke. A woman from California is suing a salon for developing a blood clot that lead to stroke after getting her hair washed in a shampoo chair.

Life March 17, 2016

French Consumer Group Warns Of Potential Harmful Substances In Popular Beauty Products

French consumer protection group UFC-Que Choisir published a report on popular cosmetics and personal care products that contain potentially harmful substances. Some L'Oreal and Procter & Gamble products were cited in the study.

Life February 23, 2016

Use Of Beauty Creams May Cause Acne, Thinning Of Skin: Dermatologist

Beauty creams may cause acne and thinning of skin, a dermatologist said. Using such products on a daily basis may result in unwanted effects rather than favorable ones.

Life February 23, 2016

Highly Commercialized Health And Beauty Standards May Lead To Angelina Jolie Syndrome

Excessive obsession with health standards may lead to the Angelina Jolie syndrome. This entails fear of sickness that is linked to highly commercialized standards of health and beauty that drive people to take over-the-top preventive actions.

Life December 16, 2015

Beautiful Landscapes Can Have Positive Impact On Health: Study

A new study revealed that areas that are regarded as scenic and beautiful have positive influence on the overall well-being of individuals. Researchers gathered data from a website called Scenic-Or-Not to find the link between health and aesthetics.

Life November 27, 2015

Harvard Twin Study Confirms Beauty Is Indeed In The Eye Of The Beholder

A new twin study found that experiences ultimately shape a person's preference of what is attractive or not. Beauty is indeed in the eye of the beholder as even genetically similar individuals differ in taste.

Life October 3, 2015

Study Shows Men Go For Brains Over Beauty

What to men look for in long-term partners? Intelligence, according to an evolutionary biologist. Breasts and legs are still nice but not so highly preferred unless they appear symmetrical.

May 26, 2015

Try This Tech Beauty Treatment: The Sequential Ultrasound Facial

Put your best face forward with the latest tech meets beauty experience. This FDA cleared treatment utilizes ultrasounds vibrations.

Internet Culture May 18, 2015

Book Your Next Blowout Via The DreamDry App

Mobile platforms like DreamDry's app make scheduling a visit with a salon hairstylist as easy as just a few clicks.

Internet Culture May 14, 2015

Beauty Breakthrough: High-Tech Hair Extensions Applied With Ultrasound Waves

Tech-driven salons are the latest thing on the beauty scene. New York City's RPZL utilizes ultrasound waves to apply hair extensions and other digital extras, like an instant selfie booth, charging docks and tablets at each chair.

Internet Culture May 6, 2015

Celebrity Skin Secret: The 'Hannibal Lecter' Electrode Mask Facial

The rich and famous go to extreme lengths to look their best. This electrode facial mask delivering galvanic currents to tighten and hydrate the skin is the latest unconventional beauty secret in Hollywood.

Internet Culture May 1, 2015

Tips For Painless Hair Removal

Warm weather means it's time to shed the layers and reveal smooth skin. Here's what to do before, during and after a waxing treatment.

Internet Culture April 30, 2015

Get Fresh With The Fresh Blue Box Interactive Mobile Pop-Up

Be sure to stop by the Fresh Blue Box on Thursday, April 30, or Friday, May 1, if you're in the New York City area. If you're not located nearby, you can virtually experience the event.

Internet Culture April 30, 2015

Create Customized Manicures With NailSnaps App

Customize your manicure, share and be inspired by others with the app NailSnaps so you can nail any look.

Internet Culture April 27, 2015

3 Beauty And Wellness Apps For Purchasing Products And Scheduling Appointments

Mobile platforms make booking fitness and beauty appointments a breeze. Just use your phone to streamline the scheduling process, keep track of essential info and share recommendations.

Internet Culture April 22, 2015

Genius Gadgets That Curl Your Hair For You

Don't worry if you're lazy or lacking in skill — the newest tools do the work for you, curling hair without you having to lift a finger. The Twirl 360 by T3 even utilizes gyroscopic technology, a first in the beauty market.

Internet Culture April 20, 2015

3 Gadgets Beauty Lovers Will Geek Out Over

Science and innovation are taking the beauty biz by storm. Powered by the latest technology, tools like the Tria Hair Removal Laser 4X are shifting the way DIY beauty treatments are done.

Feature April 18, 2015

Michelle Phan's New ICON Lifestyle Video Network Could Be A Game Changer

Michelle Phan conquered YouTube. Now she is hoping to change the way we watch online videos with the launch of the new lifestyle network ICON.

Internet Culture April 1, 2015

Men Are Hardwired To Prefer Curvy Women As Mates: Blame It On Evolution

A "theoretically optimal angle of lumbar curvature" makes women attractive to men as mates, researchers find. Minus the scientific terminology, men go for a nicely curved backside.

March 23, 2015

LEGO's Beauty Tips To Girls Upsets Many Parents And Toy Company Apologizes On Twitter

From creativity to construction to spatial skills, children can learn a lot from playing with LEGOs. But something the company should probably stay away from teaching is beauty.

Internet Culture March 18, 2015

Research Claims Humans Developed Compassion First Before Intelligence

Although human evolution is often depicted to be driven by intelligence, new research claims early humans developed a sense of compassion long before language and intelligence emerged.

Animals February 24, 2015

Dove Encourages Girls To Embrace Their Curls In New Hair Campaign

Dove released a new video that teaches girls to embrace their curly hair, saying that they are perfect they way they are. The video starts with young girls ages five to 11 from all different kinds of races and backgrounds revealing their frustrations with their hair.

Internet Culture January 21, 2015

Watch 100 Years of Beauty Trends in 60 Seconds

Society's definition of beauty is always evolving. So Cut Video is showing just how much beauty trends have changed since 1910 to 2010 in a one minute.

Internet Culture December 2, 2014

Attractive faces may not be the healthiest

Studies have shown that when choosing a mate, people often associate facial symmetry with good health. However, new research from Brunel University London shows that there is no link between the two.

Internet Culture August 26, 2014

Florida mom forced tapeworms down daughter's throat ahead of beauty pageant

In an episode of "Untold Stories of the E.R. that aired August 22, a nurse recounts a story of a mother who fed her daughter tapeworms in an effort to make her daughter thinner for a beauty pageant.

Life August 24, 2014

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