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DIY Acne Remedy

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Many people have the issue of battling with acne. I know that no matter what I do to help clear it up, it always seems to come back. I decided to experiment with coconut oil, yes it is an oil but with a secret weapon. The lauric acid is recognized as an acne fighter thanks to its anti-microbial properties. I have used coconut oil before as a moisturizer, shaving cream and even a make-up remover, which has worked amazingly! My skin is very sensitive so I was happy that the coconut oil didn’t irritate it at all. I planned to experiment […]

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Coconut Oil Shaving Cream

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  As I got out of the shower this morning and looked at myself in the mirror for the first time today, I saw my five o’clock shadow had turned into a scraggly mess. As I hit my shaving cream dispenser, nothing happened, I hit it again, and still nothing, every man knows the subtle panic of not having any more shaving cream, suddenly an inconvenient but generally uneventful part of your morning routine becomes an uncomfortable chore. I frantically searched for other options, I could shave dry, I could use soap and water, or I could try using coconut […]

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2013 Kentucky Derby

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Around this time last year, I was in Key West sipping on Mint Juleps in a tropical themed bar surrounded by ladies in big hats watching the Kentucky Derby…those were some good memories. Since no vacations are planned this year, I’ll be throwing together some appetizers and watching the races at home with my boyfriend and friends. I took a peak at the names of the horses and profiles so I can place my bets accordingly and came across some pretty interesting names! Between Black Onyx, Golden Soul, Overanalyze, Itsmyluckyday, and Charming Kitten, my attention was definitely caught. I’ve decided […]

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