Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Tag: Face

COVID Face Masks That Are Nice Enough To Wear To Weddings

After so many 2020 weddings were rescheduled for this year, 2021 is feeling like a non-stop parade of marital celebrations. But meanwhile, the COVID-19 delta variant is raging, bringing a serious increase in coronavirus cases across the U.S.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending that all people, regardless of vaccination status, wear masks in certain indoor public places, especially in areas of the country with surging COVID-19 cases. So if you’re attending an indoor wedding, that means it’s best to mask up.

Luckily, as we’ve learned over the past 17 months, a face covering can actually be

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Face masks for the fully vaccinated: A shopping guide

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has frequently updated its face mask guidelines for fully vaccinated individuals as circumstances around the pandemic continue to change. An increasing number of Americans are getting their first or second dose of a Covid vaccine every day, but cases are currently rising across the country, causing some areas to reinforce face mask mandates regardless of vaccination status. And in addition to the FDA granting full approval to Pfizer’s Covid vaccine, U.S. health officials recently announced a plan to begin offering vaccine booster shots in September, citing evidence that protection against Covid infection

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This 99-Year-Old Woman Is Now the Face of a Popular Beauty Brand

Gone are the days of solely twenty-something women ruling the modeling world. Don’t believe us? Take a look at the new face of Saie Beauty, 99-year-old Helene Simons. According to People, Simons’s granddaughter and founder of Saie, Laney Crowell, brought her on as the new face of the brand, and the idea came directly from her Instagram followers.

“I actually was very strategic about it,” says Crowell. “I enlisted my dad, my aunts, my cousins, my cousin’s significant others, my husband, I think I even had my daughters—Nanna’s great-grandchildren—try to convince her.”

And, the convincing worked—fast forward to today,

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I Don’t Do Skin Care, but I Swear By This Face Mask

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I do not wear makeup. It’s not a habit I picked up, and I was also fortunate that during the coming-of-age years, my skin was relatively clear. The endless tubes of lipstick, cakey (or not) foundations, eyeshadows, and blush were overwhelming. It didn’t help that I spent 10 years as an ice skater, where cakey make-up was obligatory. And, my one-time experience with mascara did not end in dazzling results—after three applications

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Fashion Retailers Face Inquiry Over Suspected Ties to Forced Labor in China

France’s antiterrorism prosecutor’s office has opened an investigation into four leading fashion retailers over suspicions that they benefited from and concealed “crimes against humanity” by using forced labor by Uyghurs in China.

The investigation by the French prosecutors started last month following accusations that the four companies — Inditex, the owner of Zara; Uniqlo; Skechers; and SMCP, which owns brands like Sandro and Maje — had profited from human rights crimes in the Xinjiang region of China, a French judicial official confirmed on Friday.

The inquiry follows an April lawsuit filed against the same four companies by human rights groups

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8 best face washes for acne in 2021, according to dermatologists

Acne is the most common skin care issue in the United States — up to 50 million Americans experience breakouts, according to the American Academy of Dermatology Association. One relatively low-maintenance way to help keep pimples in check is cleansing the face twice a day with an acne face wash to remove dirt, oil and grime on skin that can lead to breakouts.

We consulted board-certified dermatologists to help you best understand what makes for an effective acne face wash. Beyond identifying key acne-fighting ingredients, these skin care experts also shared some favorite acne face washes worth considering.

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