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Home made face mask

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If you are looking for some great ideas for some great inexpensive face masks then you have come to the place. There are so many home remedies that work better then the store bought expensive brands. Give any one of these a try you will see and feel the difference. This is a great experiment to try, it is plain old Mayonnaise, using whole egg mayo, apply directly to your face and leave on for about 20 minutes then rinse off with cool water. Your skin will feel great.

The next face mask may seem a little strange, it is Peach and Brandy, mash up a peach, it could be fresh or canned and then mix in a tablespoon of brandy. Let is sit for 20 minutes and then simply rinse off. You will have smoother skin in no time. You can use this mask a couple of times a week.
The Tomato Mask, this treatment is used for oil skin, take a tomato and mash it up and simply apply to the skin for about 15 to 20 minutes. Rinse with warm water not hot. It will take away the oil that is in your skin.

This face mask …

Improve finger nail growth

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Whether we admit it or not we do care about how we look....even down to our fingernails. That is obvious as nail salons can be found virtually everywhere. But many of us prefer a natural look as opposed to the artificial nails that are commonly applied in those salons.

There are many reasons for this, first there have been some health concerns associated with acrylic nails, and secondly, the maintenance can get expensive. So if we choose to stick with our natural nails we must get them in shape if they are to be attractive.

Getting them in shape requires much more than simply filing, smoothing and applying polish. A very common complaint from women is that their nails grow too slowly or that they are brittle and that results in breakage and splitting.

Before we go any further I think we should explore some basic facts related to nails.
1) Your fingernails grow two to three times faster than toenails
2) Nails on the dominate hand grow faster than the non-dominate
3) Nails on longer fingers g…