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9 Tips On How To Select Your Shoes And 6 Natural Ways To Treat Toe Deformity Without Surgery

A bunion is a bony structure which develops inside the joint at the base of the big toes. It can also be seen as a situation where the big toe rests or pushes towards the second toe causing deformity of the big toe.

 It normally causes a bump on the side at the base of the big toe.

 Bunionette or tailor’s bunion is a deformity outside the foot at the base of the little toe.
The bunion is a kind of deformity that occurs gradually and it affects both men and women but is very common among women due to the different style of footwear they wear.
Most women put on shoes that are narrow and tight that squeeze their toes together giving rise to the development of bunions.
   People with flexible bones are said to get affected by this deformity easily and it is also stated that they likely tolerate this deformity due to their flexibility.

 Unlike those with stiff joint or arthritis as they experience more pain.
Bunions can be inherited as it runs in some families while some are caused by an individ…

Essential Oils and Your Spa, Skin and Beauty

Essential oils can also be used as a day to day treatment for your skin, beauty, and spa. This is illustrated below.

1.Detoxifying bath- you can cleanse and repair your skin by taking a detoxifying bath where you mix Epsom salts and sea salt with lavender salt in a bucket of warm water or tub before stepping into it.
2.  Having a sound sleep- you can give yourself that sound sleep you long desire and eliminate insomnia by sprinkling a few drops of Lavender oil on your pillow before sleeping with it. It will help you fall asleep fast.
3.Make a natural body perfume – you can smell fresh and good by using a few drops of jasmine essential oil as your natural body perfume. Women can opt for Lavender and Vanilla essential oils as it will look nice on them while the men can opt for clove essential oil.
4.Make your own toothpaste – you can make your own natural and homemade toothpaste using a mixture of baking soda, sea salt, coconut oil, and xylitol and peppermint essential oil for that fresh br…

23 Quick Tips On How To Use Essential Oils To Solve Your Domestic Problems At Home

Essential oils are referred to an undiluted aquaphobic liquid containing effervescent aroma compounds from plants. Essential oils are also called ethereal oils, volatile oils or aether Olea.

It can also be regarded as an elementary kind of oil which can only be real or original only when it is isolated by physical means. It can be used efficiently by diluting them with a carrier oil such as apricot kernel oil, sweet almond oil, grape seed oil before it is applied to the skin for absorption.

Essential oil can be inhaled carefully as it has therapeutic properties which can be absorbed by the lungs and into the bloodstream for the benefit of the body.

It can be extracted using the following process

·Distillation ·Expression ·Solvent extraction ·Absolute oil extraction ·Resin tapping ·Cold pressing

It is used in the production of perfumes, cosmetics, soaps, adding scents to incense, household cleaning products, flavoring food and drinks e t c. It can be used in the following ways

Bathing - few drops…

9 Quick Tips On How To Do Your Hair Mask At Home And Its Benefits

    A hair mask is an act of adding moisture to your hair so as to maintain, restore, repair, your hair. They are the best option to make your hair bounce back and make it healthy.
 It can also be seen as a moisturizing treatment which helps to keep your hair in top shape. This process does not entail much money, as you can also practice it on your own. Those with dry hair need hair mask to make their hair soft and shiny.
Before applying a hair mask, know the hair problem you are intending to solve so as not to apply the wrong mask.  Examples are listed below:
You may have dry hair which looks dull, has split ends and lack oil.
bIt could be a combination type of hair that is oily at the roots but dry at the ends which are as a result of brushing and over styling.
It could be a normal hair that just needs to add lost moisture to the hair to make it healthy.
It could be an oily hair which you are looking for ways to reduce the excess oil production.
The following treatments are suggested t…

How To Determine Colors Of Clothing And Foundations That Matches Your Skin Tone

  Warm skin tone
Celebrities like Beyonce, Claire Danes, Kim Kardashian and Jessica Alba have a warm skin tone so if you also have this, you belong to the same category and the color with look great on you will be colors that have rich tone or appearance  of nature such as coral, orange, red, yellow, peach, amber and gold.
But will look stunning on warmer portrait of cool colors like violet red, moss, orchid and olive. You also look great on neutral colors like mushroom gray, taupe, and cappuccino cream.
Stay away from cool colors like icy blues or jewel tones like amethyst or sapphire as they can make your skin look gray and off.
 Neutral skin tone
Celebrities like Kerry Washington, Angelina Jolie, Julianne Moore, and Julia Roberts have a neutral skin tone so if you have same then you fall into this group.

 Generally, those with neutral colors are free to wear any color but you better opt for colors that are soft and muted tone rather than the brighter ones.
Go for soft colors such as jade…

8 Awesome Methods You Can Test And Know Your Skin Tone At Home

Skin tone or undertone is your actual skin color. It does not refer to your complexion which is how dark or light you are but it means the color that comes from underneath your skin surface that determines your overall tone quality.
It shows the amount of melanin present in your skin which cannot be changed even when exposed to the rays of the sun or affected by any form of skin problems such as rosacea or acne.
Your complexion may change by the season but your skin tone remains the same because your complexion cannot alter your skin tone. Knowing your skin tone helps your physical appearance generally as it helps you to know the color that befits you and make you look trendy always.
In some cases, you see people put on a particular color outfit and he or she looks trendy and nice on it but someone with similar color can put on the same color and look off, this is because their undertone is different, and is a pointer that your skin tone determines the color of your dressing and makeup. …