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Kate Middleton (and other Celebs) Go Green- Here's Why...

contributed by Alana Littler Is it just me, or are you feeling green with envy lately? Well it’s not us, it’s them. And by “them,” I mean Pantone, who after announcing their 2013 Color of the Year- Emerald Green, has impacted color trends for every industry from Interior Design to Automotive (last year Pantone’s color [...]





7 Ways to Make Waxing Less Painful

Just because it’s no longer bikini season doesn’t mean you can neglect a certain bikini-hidden spot. Time to coif chickadees!
I’m not even about to attempt to tell you that a day at the spa, ripping at deeply seeded, stalwartly resistant hairs from the delicate netherland is relaxing. It’s not. Let’s just face that fact. So what’s a girl in desperate need of a last-minute mowing to do? Of course, you could always slip into one of the many mani/pedi places that offer waxing as an adjunct service for half the price. But seriously, the last thing you want is dirty fingers or tools touching your bikini region! Sure, you may leave with less hair for less money in a snap, but just wait a few hours until the red in-grown bumps sprout up… or worse! Not worth it! So you may need to spend a tad bit more money to get it done right, but since it is a necessity, we may as well make the experience as pleasant as possible by making it as clean and “green” as possible. The eco world has come out with some pretty great alternatives to the traditional wax experience like infusing soothing gemstones into the mix, or substituting old-school wax is stuff like soy.



Adopt a Dog, Pick up the Poop, and Feed Organic Food... Greening your Pet


Going green isn’t just about eating organic food, choosing a reusable bag at the grocery store, and recycling your water bottles. Sometimes it’s the littlest daily green decisions that can have the biggest, most lasting impact. I’m all about making lots of little green decisions, even when it comes to my dog. Here are some Quickie tips to green your pet.