Every bride wants to channel her inner Bombshell on the day of her wedding, but it can be hard to find products that are safe while still providing long lasting and flawless beauty. I’ve rounded up some stellar organic makeup and beauty products to take the stress out of achieving wedding day perfection.
Q: I’ve got several weddings on my summer calendar. What can I do to make sure my skin is looking its best?
MyChelle Dermaceuticals licensed esthetician Catie Wiggy responds:
‘Tis the season—for weddings, reunions, vacations and other fun events, that is! Getting yourself “camera ready” isn’t just something celebrities think about—we all want to look our best at big parties and celebrations. With a smart phone in just about everyone’s pocket, you never know when the snap shot will happen. To be prepared, you’ll want to develop a consistent skincare routine ahead of time.
Whether you’re a bride-to-be, the proud parent-of-the-bride, a bridesmaid or a guest who wants to look your best, a wedding day is a time to look and feel fabulous. The pursuit of “shedding for the wedding” has become famed in recent years, as women starve in their determination to look gorgeous in their gowns. But we’d like to offer a reality check: You want to enjoy that wedding day, not feel faint throughout! You can lose weight safely and effectively in a healthy way by following these tips:
You’ve dreamed about it for years – the flowers, the dress, the cake, the … seating chart catastrophes?
OK, so being a bride isn’t always a bed of white roses. Sometimes it’s wilted flowers, feuding family members and dress-related dilemmas.
Are you getting married in June? It’s one of the most popular months for tying the proverbial knot. I, myself, will be celebrating my ten-year anniversary at the end of the month. Holla! Anyway, if you’re getting married you’re probably thinking about the wedding night. And if you’re thinking about the wedding night, you’re probably totally, totally freaking out. Here’s a paper bag. Put your head between your knees and breathe while I talk you down off that ledge. Read more →
By Cheryl McEvoy, Director of Communications and New Media, NFCA
Wedding season is upon us, and chances are, those cakes won’t be gluten-free. If you’re headed to a reception, brush up on these gluten-free survival tips to ensure you stay safe while enjoying the fun.
I’m on the last day of a three-day cooking marathon in honor of my parents’ 60th wedding anniversary. My parents, Howard and Angeline Shelf, got married on April 9, 1952. In an era where six years of marriage is ground-breaking, 60 years is earth-shaking.
In honor of the vow renewal ceremony this weekend, I made a huge bowl of spice mix to season everything with, marinaded and roasted 130 pieces of chicken (Mom loves it), made the biggest meatloaf I’ve ever seen (my Dad’s Read more →
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