National Lemon Juice Day

Today is National Lemon Juice Day. Lemon juice is a healthy way to add flavor to marinades and salad dressings and also contains high amounts of vitamin C, antioxidants and other properties with a variety of health benefits. Lemon juice is good in iced tea or plain water and many foods taste even better with a little juice squeezed on top of it. Lemon juice also treats skin conditions such as chapped lips and sunburns.

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Mascara

One of the most common “rules” for mascara is to throw it out after three months. If you hang onto your mascara for too long, your eyelashes do not perform at their utmost potential. It will become clumpy, flaky and dry. Bacteria can also get in the tube and can infect your eyes.

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Cucumbers

Beauty begins on the inside, so eating cucumber is a very important part of having glowing skin. Consisting of over 90% water, cucumbers are a naturally cooling and hydrating food. This water rich food is also packed with beneficial vitamins minerals including silica, potassium and magnesium. Silica is believed to improve the complexion and youthful radiance of your skin. The magnesium content in cucumber helps to promote healthy blood circulation, which will give your skin that luminous quality.

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Wedges

Wedges are chic, foot-friendly and sexy in a casual, subtle way. The three main wedge styles are low sandals, high heels and boots. Wedges can compliment any look and are in general casual footwear but can be worn for a range of occasions, weddings included. They are also perfect for summer BBQ’s and beach parties.

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Maxi Skirts

Summer favorites include maxi skirts. Every woman, mom and young lady should have at least 1 or 2 maxi skirts in their wardrobe. You can dress up a maxi skirt with heels or dress it down casual and be beach ready with flip flops or flat thong sandals. You also don’t have to sacrifice style for comfort with the right maxi skirt.

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Crop tops

Crop tops have made a huge comeback for the Summer months as they create a fashion forward look with minimal effort. Crop tops are actually quite flattering. They make you look taller by shortening your top half, making your legs appear longer. Crop tops can be paired with a maxi skirt, well-fitted skinny jeans or high-waisted shorts, flats or sandals and your favorite jewelry.

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National Relaxation Day

Today is National Relaxation Day, so you have an excuse to wind down and take it easy! Although a certain amount of stress is normal, too much of it can be harmful to your physical and mental health. Some tips on relaxing include spending the day at the spa, getting a massage, reading a book, watching a movie, going for a walk, or taking a nap. Today is all about you so be sure to take a step back to decompress!

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