Posts Written On March 02, 2017

The Go-To Accessory for Men This Award’s Season

The hottest men in Hollywood have showed us that scruff is the latest look for 2017. From Ryan Reynolds to Chris Pine, the Bed Head for Men by TIGI NEW Grooming Collection is here to help achieve these #beardgoals.

Introducing the Grooming Collection from Bed Head for Men, created by hairdressers and barbers that features a variety of grooming products needed for giving good face:

Balm Down Cooling Aftershave– Even former sexiest man alive, Chris Hemsworth can’t resist a proper grooming routine. Soothe irritation and reduce dryness while hydrating and moisturizing the skin with a fresh green aromatic scent.

Lion Tamer Beard & Hair Balm– If your beard is starting to resemble Casey Affleck’s, then this is the product for you. The first of it’s kind; this balm is specially designed to tame both the hair and beard with light control and conditioning that lasts.

Fuel Around Nourishing Beard Oil ($)- Jake Gyllenhaal’s beard is as polished as the award show trophies this season! Reduce beard burn with this oil that conditions and shines while nourishing the skin.

Mo Rider Moustache Crafter– If there was an award for best moustache, Dev Patel would’ve been the clear winner. Sculpt any moustache to perfection with this strong hold formula that features a subtle fragrance.

“Guys are starting to take more pride in their appearance and are seeing the value in looking and feeling their best. There is this old-fashioned notion that it’s “manlier” to not care about the way you look, but now, more than ever, men are breaking those barriers and realizing that when you look good on the outside, your inner self feels good. At Bed Head, we believe in embracing creativity, so we’re taking a new approach to traditional grooming.” – Anthony Mascolo, TIGI International Creative Director

TIGI Bed Head for Men products are available at Ulta stores, Ulta.com and select salons nationwide. Find a salon near you at bedhead.com!

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Everyday is a happy Valentine’s Day

It doesn’t matter if you don’t have a Valentine. Treat yourself and your friends nice everyday seems like you have Valentine everyday. Beauty yourself and waiting for the beautiful moment happen to your life.

Here are some products you may consider to bring to your happy life.

Exfoliate and smell delicious with the Lavanila Laboratories The Healthy Vanilla Bean Creamy Body Scrub. The vanilla bean has been used for years to protect, condition, and repair the skin. The essences of this plant are rich in polyketones and polyphenols that work together to deliver youthful-looking skin texture and powerful antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activity. This ultra-creamy, non-greasy body scrub is formulated with crushed Madagascar vanilla beans blended with whipped shea butter and five nourishing essential oils. It whisks away dry, dead skin cells—revealing soft, hydrated, glowing skin. ($40; Lavanila.com)

Get a bigger pout without needles using the, InstaPlumper Natural Lip Plumping Treatment by Violent Lips. A lip-plumping treatment that’s like no other – the longer you can take the intense tingle, the bigger and bolder your results. Made with 6 natural ingredients to deliver the ultimate in plumping power (cinnamon oil, capsicum oil, sunflower oil, peppermint, black pepper oil, and coffee bean oil), InstaPlumper lasts up to 8 hours and will leave you with lips that rival the look of professional injections. ($18 for a pack of 8 applications; ViolentLips.com)

 Prep your skin before makeup with the KORRES Wild Rose Vitamin C Active Brightening Oil. This innovative brightening oil infused with real wild rose petals pays homage to the legendary wild rose oil ingredient that started it all. This ultra-concentrated vitamin C oil is rich in omega 3, 6, 9, fatty acids, and vitamins A and C. It provides significant antioxidant action while repairing the look of fine lines and wrinkles and improving skin’s overall tone and texture. ($54; Sephora.com)

Create some show-stopping waves with the Cuvée Beauty Champagne Spray. Incredibly shiny, beautiful hair transformed by the nurturing properties of champagne and other luxurious, top-of-the-line ingredients. For a lived-in, tousled look, this texture spray creates instant “second-day” hair with just a few quick spritzes. It also provides powerful antioxidant protection that conditions and strengthens hair, leaving behind locks that are perfect and piece-y. It’s safe for color and chemically treated hair, and is sulfate- and paraben-free. ($42; CuveeBeauty.com)

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Expert Offers Advice to Expecting Moms and Dads on Avoiding Cybertraps

“Technology may be our friend,” says Brooklyn, NY -based author and attorney Frederick Lane, “but it presents an ever-changing number of risks and perils, particularly to men and women who are trying to conceive, or who are expecting a child.”

Lane, in addition to being an expert in cyber law, is the author of eight other books dealing with the risks of online technologies (including the Internet, social media, email and smart phones). His latest book, Cybertraps for Expecting Moms & Dads: Pregnancy, Privacy, and Early Parenthood in the Digital Age, describes what parents can do to reduce and control the influence of technology on their lives.

“The choices you make determines the risks you are exposed to,” Lane says. “By choosing carefully, you can be safer and avoid the emotional pain and financial damage that can otherwise occur.”

Lane brings to this project his experience raising four boys, a decade on the Burlington, Vermont School Board, and more than two decades researching and writing about emerging digital technologies.
He says, “Technology can provide tremendous benefits to expecting moms and dads. And of course, the children born in the years to come will grow up in a society complete infused with digital and mobile technology. But expecting moms and dads have an obligation to understand the risks that technology can pose and to take steps to protect the physical, emotion, and social well-being of their children.” Lane’s new book explores the many risks that can be encountered, and how to deal with them, from conception through pregnancy to the earliest days of a child’s life.

Here is a sample of some of the many ideas and ways to parents can minimize the impact of technology on pregnancy:

  1. Keep mobile devices as far as possible from your reproductive organs (when trying to conceive), your fetus (while pregnant), and your newborn (after birth).
  1. Think about whether you really need to post a photo of your pregnancy test on social media, and understand the potential privacy risks when you do.
  1. Have a plan for telling family, friends, and your employer about your good news. Be sensitive on social media to people who may be less fortunate.
  1. Don’t be a distracted driver or walker. If you are pregnant or a new parent, put your phone away until you have reached your destination.
  1. If you use social media or the Internet, be prepared for an onslaught of advertisements related to your pregnancy, particularly in your second trimester. Your data is highly valuable to advertisers and retailers.
  1. Think carefully about the photos you post to social media while pregnant. It is very difficult, if not impossible, to prevent your photos from being reshared or misappropriated by pregnancy fetishists.
  1. Your new child will spend a lifetime establishing his or her identity. Before posting photos or updates on social media, think carefully about whether you are co-opting your child’s ability to do so.
  1. Carefully read the privacy policies for any pregnancy apps or “smart” infant devices that you purchase or use for free. The data you provide may be a significant part of the company’s revenue stream and you may discover that you have little or no control over how it is used.
  1. Delay as long as possible your newborn’s use of digital technology. Instead, emphasize adult and sibling interaction, verbal communication, and development of motor and tactile skills.
  1. Take the time to draft a digital technology pregnancy plan.

Cybertraps for Expecting Moms & Dads: Pregnancy, Privacy, and Early Parenthood in the Digital Age is filled with useful information and guidance that will help ensure the safety and protect of children against the perils of technology.

Frederick S. Lane

Cybertraps for Expecting Moms & Dad: Pregnancy, Privacy, and Early Parenthood in the Digital Age

List $8.99 (ebook) $12.99 (softcover)

292 pages Trade softcover & Kindle

Mathom Press

Official Publication Date: September 20, 2016

For more information www.FrederickLane.com

About Frederick Lane

Frederick Lane is an author, attorney, educational consultant, and lecturer based inBrooklyn, NY. He is a nationally-recognized expert in the areas of cybersafety, digital misconduct, personal privacy, and other topics at the intersection of law, technology, and society.

Lane has appeared on “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart,” CNN, NBC, ABC, CBS, the BBC, and MSNBC.

He has written nine books, including most recently Cybertraps for Expecting Moms &Dads (Mathom Press 2016). [Photo by Holden Blanco]

He lives in New York City.

FrederickLane.com <http://www.FrederickLane.com>

The Cybertraps Blog <http://www.fredericklane.com/the-cybertraps-blog/>

 

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