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Canavation Product Group Launches New Skincare Line with Denise Richards

2019 is definitely a year about CBD products! There is an awesome beauty CBD brand I want to introduce. Canavation Product Group, Inc. (Canavation) announced that it has developed a new skincare line with reality star, actress and former fashion model Denise Richards (Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, The Bold and the Beautiful, Starship Troopers, Wild Things, Drop Dead Gorgeous, and The World Is Not Enough). Richards played an active role in the development of the line, participating by defining its key elements and then personally testing the formulations until she was satisfied.

The line is called CBme Beauty (www.CBmeBeauty.com) and the brand is defined as sophisticated, cool and self-indulgent. This daily regimen contains superior formulations that include patented peptides to enhance performance. The line includes a daily use pH neutral probiotic cleanser, a light weight, hydrating cream oil moisturizer with an optional SPF 25, a retinol based nightly renewal serum, an advanced eye therapy treatment and a neck & décolleté treatment.

Canavation and Richards decided to launch the CBme brand initially with hemp seed oil, a long-accepted ingredient in topical skincare because it contains vitamins, omega-6 & 3 and fatty acids. CBme Beauty will soon feature CBD and other rare cannabinoids that Canavation produces or has available under an exclusive license agreement with Teewinot Life Sciences (Teewinot).

Due to patented technology and its exclusive license involving premium quality, rare cannabinoids, Canavation is poised to be the first consumer product company to introduce rare cannabinoids, well beyond CBD, that is starting to flood the marketplace. The next generation of cannabinoids are Non-GMO, consistent high-quality and will outperform the functions that CBD is known to achieve.

“I am delighted by the CBme line that we have created. These are wonderful products, Richards said. “What I find most exciting is that there is a long-range plan to introduce new items that will constantly be better and better.”

“Denise has been a please to work with,” says Bill Barlow, CEO of Canavation. “She knows exactly what she wants each product to do and our team has been able to give that to her, all while making them unique products in the marketplace.”

This is the official launch of the CBme Beauty brand. Here are the key brand items:

Probiotic Cleanser PB3 is a gentle pH neutral cleanser featuring 3 patented lipo peptides formulated to remove makeup and impurities without stripping away your natural oils. The vitamin enriched treatment also feeds and protects the skin. It cleans, treats and protects in a single wash. PB3 is pH neutral and ideal for all skin types.

Cream Oil Moisturizer C0M is a light weight, hydrating day cream formulated to repair, replenish, and provide the perfect balance of moisture for healthy, glowing skin. C0M is a 2 in 1 product because it hydrates and treats in a single step providing a controlled release of moisturizer throughout the day. This helps hold the moisture in the skin longer without feeling greasy.

Nightly Tri-Retinol Renewal Serum N3R is a true age reversal serum that allows the proper dose of actives to be delivered so that the skin can adjust to the activity, resulting in a thicker stratum corneum which minimizes irritation potential. Hemp Seed Oil helps boost activity because it is a small molecule that can penetrate deeper into the skin. N3R is enriched with vitamins; A, B, C, D & E. The lipidated Vitamin C – Promotes collagen production while our patented peptides are designed to target single repair functions.

Advanced Eye Therapy AET is an age reversal regimen that firms and tightens delicate skin surrounding the eye. The formula targets these areas with retinol with 6 bio actives including vitamin K. It helps dark circles, it lightens the skin, and helps reduce “crow’s feet”.

Continued use lightens the appearance of dark circles under the eye and lessens fine lines and wrinkles.

CBme Beauty’s Magic Ingredients:

Hemp seed oil helps “boost” activity because it is a small molecule that can penetrate deeper into the skin. Hemp Oil has balancing properties making it ideal for any skin type (oily or dry, regular or sensitive). Hemp Seed Oil by itself is a good source of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids, which are called essential fats. To benefit your skin, these fatty acids have to be absorbed externally because the body does not produce them.

Peptides are tiny proteins and fundamental components of cells that boost activity in other ingredients. Structurally, peptides penetrate the top layer of our skin and help other ingredients get to lower layers where they can go to work.

Chamomile is used as an herbal ingredient known for its anti-inflammatory and bactericidal qualities. Scientific research supports this. Research also confirms that it can help calm sensitive skin and can be used to soothe, moisturize and inhibit the growth of bacteria.

Retinol, also known as Vitamin A has been shown to be effective at being the magic ingredient in helping your skin restore a youthful glow. Effective in reducing the appearance of the effects of environmental stressors such as sun damage. Helps reduce the appearance of fine lines, help to even the appearance of skin color and helps stimulate collagen production.

About CBme Beauty:

CBme Beauty’s mission is to deliver results through their products. They recognize that a daily skincare experience is as much of an indulgence as it is a necessity. That’s why CBme has devoted countless hours of holistic research to bring you a skincare line dedicated to maintaining and restoring your beauty with the highest quality ingredients.

CBme Beauty harnesses the wellness properties of tried and true quality ingredients that deliver the truly special skincare solutions that you are looking for. CBme Beauty combines them with patented peptides and other proprietary formulations to deliver the results you are looking for. You will be thrilled with the results from your CBme Beauty daily regimen.

About Canavation Product Group

Canavation Product Group (www.Canavation.com) is an international product development and marketing company. Canavation develops highly differentiated consumer products as well as product line extensions for new and established brands. The company leverages its exclusive pharmaceutical quality CBD and other rare cannabinoids sourced from hemp grown in organic conditions or generated through our patent-protected conversion and biocatalytic technologies. We demonstrate quality leadership in the consumer cannabinoid product space and that is backed by third party organizations and research facilities.

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Too Much Sun? Get Much More Than Aloe

Too much sun? Get Much More Than Aloe for your face and body. SunBurnt’s unique after-sun products combine some of Nature’s best hydrating and skin nourishing ingredients like Aloe Vera, Calendula, Echinacea, Cucumber and more to immediately cool, soothe, rehydrate and nourish hot, dry skin after a day at the beach, swimming pool or backyard.

SunBurnt After-Sun Gel 

Sun recovery is an essential part of helping keep your skin feel nourished and youthful. Quench hot, dry, depleted skin with immediately cooling, ultra-hydrating SunBurnt Advanced Sun Recovery After-Sun Gel.

SunBurnt’s patented blend of hydrating ingredients floods your skin with intense hydration and nutrient-rich botanicals, making it a skin care must-have after enjoying a day in the sun.

MUCH MORE THAN ALOE
  • Immediately cools, soothes + hydrates
  • Helps reduce the appearance of redness + peeling
  • Unique, patented formula
  • Zero parabens, sulfates, PEGs, fragrances or dyes
  • Leaves skin feeling silky smooth, never sticky

SunBurnt Daily After-Sun Lotion

Sun recovery is an essential part of helping keep your skin feel nourished and youthful. Soothe, calm and nourish hot, dry, depleted skin with super-hydrating SunBurnt Advanced Sun Recovery Daily After-Sun Lotion.

SunBurnt floods your skin with intense hydration and antioxidant-rich botanicals, making it a great way to keep skin feeling supple, nourished and youthful after enjoying a day in the sun.

SunBurnt PLUS After-Sun Gel with Lidocaine

Sun recovery is an essential part of helping keep your skin feel nourished and youthful. Quench hot, dry, depleted skin with immediately cooling, ultra-hydrating SunBurnt PLUS with Lidocaine for immediate pain relief.

SunBurnt PLUS’s blend of hydrating ingredients floods your skin with intense hydration and nutrient-rich botanicals + Lidocaine HCl 1%, providing fast relief for pain and itch.

SunBurnt product features:

  • Great way to cool down
  • Increase Skin Hydrations
  • Immediate Pain & Itch Relief
  • Lotion, Gel and Face Mask Available
  • Absorbs quickly
  • No Sticky Residue
  • Leaves skin Smooth & Nourished

This early month, Quest Products, Inc. (Quest) announced its acquisition of the SunBurnt® and First Degree® brands of burn and sun recovery products from Welmedix Consumer Healthcare (Welmedix). Quest is a portfolio company of Promus Equity Partners (Promus).

With this acquisition, Quest will add the SunBurnt® and First Degree® brands to its portfolio of health and over-the-counter products including OraCoat®, Clinere®, Alocane®, ProVent®, AlcoHawk® and CopperFixx®. The SunBurnt® products are top selling items in the sun recovery segment of the suncare category. The unique formulations utilize natural botanical ingredients which provide quick and lasting relief from sunburns. The SunBurnt® brand is stocked by several national retailers including Walgreens, CVS and Rite Aid stores.

“We are very pleased to add SunBurnt® and First Degree® to our portfolio of category-leading brands,” Mike Brennan, President of Quest commented. “These brands offer unique solutions for consumers in selfcare treatment of burns and sunburns, and we are excited to offer these products to our retail partners and expand the distribution domestically and internationally.”
Bruce Lifka, President of Welmedix commented, “We are happy to have these brands move to the Quest portfolio where they can grow to their full potential. Quest has shown great success in growing brands from infancy to market leadership.”


About Welmedix Consumer Healthcare
Welmedix is an emerging consumer healthcare company, providing high value, high quality consumer care products with a focus towards senior care. The Company is proficient in developing and marketing differentiated consumer that fill unmet consumer needs. Led by industry veterans, Welmedix has a highly entrepreneurial culture and is intent on helping millions of people around the World live a better quality of life at a lower cost of care.

About Quest Products, Inc.
Quest Products LLC. is a multifaceted consumer packaged goods company that manufactures and manages wholly owned brands, distributes national brands, sells to retail and online stores, provides drop-ship services, and manages retail websites. Quest seeks to bring innovative, self-care products to market, helping people take charge of the personal health. Quest brands include OraCoat®, Clinere®, Alocane®, ProVent®, AlcoHawk® and CopperFixx®. Find out more at www.questproductsinc.com.

About Promus Equity Partners
Promus Equity Partners is a private equity firm affiliated with Promus Holdings, a Chicago-based multi-family office. Promus targets healthy lower-middle-market companies with a strong value proposition and outstanding growth prospects. Promus team members are proven investors with wide-ranging experience over numerous economic cycles in a variety of industries.

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IT Cosmetics Holiday 2019 Offerings – Make IT Your Most Magical Holiday Ever

Holiday Holiday Holiday! How excited to say this word – who doesn’t love holiday? It is the season ready to celebrate, to party, to see your family and to receive gifts! Yes, are you looking forward to packing your whole luggage full of gifts. Wow, that is my this year’s goal. But firstly, I should search for some awesome deals before the holiday. Getting some gifts for myself, and my love ones.

For a girl who loves being pretty everyday, I think skin cares and makeups are the best gift choice for myself, because I know I’m going to need them for the lifelong. It is not easy to find a magical deal; but here IT is, IT Cosmetics has the best holiday 2019 offering ever, discovering the perfect gifts for you and everyone on your list.

IT Cosmetics Holiday 2019 OfferingsIT’s Your Eye-Opening Superpowers Gift Set
$26.00 ($52 VALUE)

This limited-edition gift set features 3 eye-transforming essentials to help you reduce the look of dark circles and define your lashes and brows! It includes a full-size Superhero Mascara, plus travel sizes of Bye Bye Under Eye Brightening Eye Cream and Brow Power Universal Eyebrow Pencil. Each product is infused with powerful anti-aging ingredients including collagen and peptides. You’ll see powerful results instantly and more dramatic results over time!

Set Includes:

Full Size Superhero Mascara (9 ml): Infused with proprietary Elastic Stretch Technology plus other lash-loving ingredients, this game-changing mascara is completely buildable and gives your lashes the look of super volume, super length and super elastic stretch in just one coat!

Bye Bye Under Eye Brightening Eye Cream Travel Size (5 ml): Make tired eyes look instantly more awake! This moisturizing eye cream features high-performance anti-aging ingredients plus an exclusive blue tint to brighten the look of even the darkest under-eye circles.

Brow Power Universal Eyebrow Pencil Travel Size (0.07 g): Infused with brow-enhancing biotin and saw palmetto, this revolutionary pencil creates the look of real hair and adheres to skin without budging or smudging! Plus, one universal transforming shade adjusts to every hair color.

Lash & Glow! Mascara + Bronzer Superpowers Set
$29.50 ($66 VALUE)

This limited-edition duo gives you the power to instantly transform your lashes and complexion! It includes full sizes of Superhero Mascara to stretch the look of your lashes wider and longer in just one coat, and Bye Bye Pores Bronzer to add natural-looking warmth and radiance to your complexion while diffusing the look of pores. Each product contains skin-loving ingredients including collagen and peptides for your most beautiful results!

Set Includes:

Full Size Superhero Mascara (9 ml): Infused with proprietary Elastic Stretch Technology plus other lash-loving ingredients, this game-changing mascara is completely buildable and gives your lashes the look of super volume, super length and super elastic stretch in just one coat!

Full Size Bye Bye Pores Bronzer (Net. Wt. 0.3 oz.): IT’s your vacation in a compact! This universally flattering powder bronzer adds instant sun-kissed warmth to your skin without settling into lines and helps diffuse the look of pores.

Your Lip-Flushing Faves 3-Piece Gift Set
$39.00 ($72 VALUE)

Discover Your Lip-Flushing Faves Hydrating Color Awakening Lip Trio, featuring full sizes of Je Ne Sais Quoi Hydrating Color Awakening Lip Treatment in three beautiful shades: Your Perfect Pink, Honey and Rose—all at a special price! Each of these lip-reviving treatments locks in moisture while simultaneously awakening your lips with a natural flush of color. Makes a great stocking stuffer!

Treat Your Skin To IT Bestsellers
$48.00 ($81 Value)

Discover the confidence to look in the mirror… and see everything that is right with Treat Your Skin To IT Bestsellers Limited Edition Skin & Lash Transforming Set! Perfect for all skin types, even the most sensitive, this exclusive set includes a full-size Confidence in a Cream Hydrating Moisturizer, plus travel sizes of Bye Bye Under Eye Brightening Cream, Bye Bye Makeup 3-in-1 Makeup Melting Cleansing Balm and Superhero Mascara. Developed with plastic surgeons, each product is infused with high-performance ingredients to give you the power to completely transform your skin and lashes.

Set Includes:

Full Size Confidence in a Cream Hydrating Moisturizer (60 ml): Your #1 anti-aging moisturizer* delivers clinically tested hydration and is formulated with proprietary Anti-Aging Armour™ Rejuvenating Concentrate to help your skin look rejuvenated. You’ll see powerful results instantly and more dramatic results over time!

Bye Bye Under Eye Brightening Eye Cream Travel Size (5 ml): Make tired eyes look instantly more awake! This moisturizing eye cream features high-performance anti-aging ingredients plus an exclusive blue tint to brighten the look of even the darkest under-eye circles.

Bye Bye Makeup 3-in-1 Makeup Melting Cleansing Balm Travel Size (10 g): Removes even long-wear makeup without stripping your skin, and is your hydrating, sulfate-free cleanser, purifying makeup remover and anti-aging, skin-softening serum—all in one step.

Superhero Mascara Travel Size (5 ml): Infused with proprietary Elastic Stretch Technology plus other lash-loving ingredients, this game-changing mascara is completely buildable and gives your lashes the look of super volume, super length and super elastic stretch in just one coat!

*#1 anti-aging facial moisturizer in the US based on NPD units for 2018.

Heavenly Luxe Must-Haves! 5-Piece Full-Size Brush Set + Luxe Travel Case
$75.00 ($192.50 Value)

Experience how great brushes give you great-looking skin with Heavenly Luxe Must-Haves! 5-Piece Full-Size Brush Set + Luxe Travel Case! This limited-edition set includes 5 essential full-size, ultra-plush makeup brushes for your face and eyes—plus a bonus travel case that carries them in style. Featuring award-winning Heavenly Luxe cruelty-free hair and custom-cut shapes, these skin-loving brushes are designed to do the work for you to deliver your most flawlessly airbrushed results and the experience of your most beautiful you every time!

Set Includes:

  • Effortless Powder Brush
  • Effortless Blush Brush
  • Effortless Foundation Brush
  • Effortless Precision Brush
  • Effortless Dual-Ended Shadow Brush
  • Luxe Travel Case

IT’s Your IT Girl Super Squad! 7-Piece Makeup & Skincare Gift Set
$95.00 ($206 Value)

Perfect to give and get, this limited-edition 7-piece gift set includes everything you need to get beautiful-looking skin and lashes—wherever life takes you! It includes full sizes of Your Skin But Better Makeup Primer+ Oil-Free, Bye Bye Under Eye Brightening Eye Cream and Secret Sauce™ Moisturizer, plus travel sizes of Superhero Mascara, Miracle Water Micellar Cleanser, Confidence in a Gel Lotion Moisturizer and Confidence in a Cleanser. Each product is clinically tested and infused with high performance ingredients. You’ll experience powerful results instantly and more dramatic results over time!

Set Includes:

Your Skin But Better Makeup Primer+ Oil-Free (30 ml): Your oil-free, makeup-gripping base that hydrates your skin while extending the wear of your makeup. With continued use, this skin-transforming primer also works to refine the look of pores!

Full Size Bye Bye Under Eye Brightening Eye Cream (15 ml): This moisturizing eye cream features high-performance anti-aging ingredients plus an exclusive blue tint to brighten the look of even the darkest under-eye circles.

Full Size Secret Sauce™ Moisturizer (60 ml): This luxurious, clinically advanced moisturizer reduces the look of discoloration, lines and wrinkles and delivers a youthful-looking, lit-from-within glow.

Superhero Mascara Travel Size (5 ml): Infused with proprietary Elastic Stretch Technology plus other lash-loving ingredients, this game-changing mascara is completely buildable and gives your lashes the look of super volume, super length and super elastic stretch in just one coat!

Miracle Water Micellar Cleanser Travel Size (50 ml): This lightweight no-rinse treatment boosts the look of radiance, diffuses the look of lines and wrinkles and gently removes impurities and makeup—in one simple step!

Confidence in a Gel Lotion Moisturizer Travel Size (15 ml): Your oil-free, quick-break gel moisturizer that delivers 72 hours of hydration for a supple, healthy-looking appearance.

Confidence in a Cleanser Travel Size (50 ml): Your sulfate-free and soap-free cleansing serum gently removes all traces of makeup while immersing your skin in moisture—leaving it soft, refreshed and perfectly balanced.

IT Brushes for Ulta Holiday 2019 Offerings

You’re a Star! Multitasking Foundation Brush
$30.00

Only at ULTA.

Featuring a unique star shape, IT Brushes for ULTA You’re a Star! Multitasking Foundation Brush does the work for you to apply your favorite liquid and cream foundations for your most flawless finish every time.

Benefits:

  • Flat-topped, luxuriously dense makeup brush with a unique star shape effortlessly reaches every corner of your face to flawlessly apply your favorite liquid and cream foundations
  • Ultra-plush, cruelty-free makeup brush hairs won’t shed

Your Cosmic Connection Alex and Ani Set
$58.00

Only at ULTA.

Take your luminous spirit everywhere with this limited-edition Your Cosmic Connection Alex and Ani Set by IT Brushes for ULTA x ALEX AND ANI that includes your full-size blush brush, plus a makeup bag and perfectly paired ALEX AND ANI charm bracelet!

Your Cosmic Connection Alex and Ani Set includes:

  • Full-size blush brush from IT Cosmetics
  • Makeup bag
  • ALEX AND ANI charm bracelet with a Rafaelian Silver Finish

Benefits:

  • Angled, precision-cut blush brush head hugs the curves of your cheeks to effortlessly apply your favorite cream and powder blushes
  • Ultra-plush, cruelty-free airbrush makeup brush hairs won’t shed
  • Star-emblazoned makeup bag carries your essentials in style
  • Exclusive ALEX AND ANI Bracelet featuring a star-themed charm is your day-to-night accessory

About IT Cosmetics

Developed with plastic surgeons, IT Cosmetics creates clinically tested, innovative, problem-solving makeup and skincare products that harness cutting-edge anti-aging technologies and high-performance skin-loving ingredients to provide you with serious beauty solutions that help you look and feel your most beautiful! IT Cosmetics is a top beauty brand sold at ULTA Beauty, Sephora, QVC, Macy’s, Selfridges, Nocibé, Douglas, Boots, Kicks and itcosmetics.com. Discover it. Love it. Believe it.

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Wrap These Beautiful Holiday Books into Your Gift Box

It is a good idea to have some books prepared for your holiday gifts giving. Everyone has their own book taste, but there’s always one book for each of them, such as a cook book for mom, a beer book for dad, a fitness book for brother and a story-telling book for kids! Hatherleigh Press is delighted to showcase some recent and popular book titles which will make for wonderful holiday gift ideas. Let’s see what we have here.

AN OLD-FASHIONED CHRISTMAS
Written by Jackie Corley
978-1-57826-778-1, $12.50 hardcover

Published by Hatherleigh Press.
Distributed through Penguin Random House.

Hatherleigh Press is pleased to announce the forthcoming holiday gift book, An Old-Fashioned Christmas. In its pages readers will discover the meaning and magic of the traditional yuletide season.

An Old-Fashioned Christmas presents a carefully curated collection of inspirational, meaningful and fun quotes celebrating the spirit of the holidays. It’s never too early to get into the holiday spirit and it’ll be here before you know it. An Old-Fashioned Christmas is the perfect stocking stuffer gift!

THE STATUES OF CENTRAL PARK
Foreword by Mitchell J. Silver
Photographed by Catarina Astrom
Written by June Eding
978-1-57826-541-1, $24.95 hardcover

Published by Hatherleigh Press.
Distributed through Penguin Random House.

With 42 million visitors annually, Central Park is among the most famous sightseeing spots in New York. Tourists come from all around the world to experience the vast collection of art installations, sculptures and monuments erected throughout the Park, in perfect complement to its pristine natural beauty.

The Statues of Central Park captures each of these sculptures and monuments, presenting them in one spectacular photography collection, complete with full descriptions of each piece’s unique and interesting histories.

Join the millions of people who have walked the Park’s grounds on a guided tour of this most extraordinary place, and learn why Central Park is the most visited park in America.

THE COMPLETE HUMMUS COOKBOOK
Written by Catherine Gill
978-1-57826-820-7, $20.00 hardcover

New from Hatherleigh Press.
Distributed through Penguin Random House

Featuring over 100 delicious recipes, The Complete Hummus Cookbook is the perfect primer for anyone looking for easy to prepare, healthy food choices. Protein-rich and vegan-friendly, hummus is one of the healthiest and most nutritious dishes that many people don’t talk more about. The Complete Hummus Cookbook changes that conversation.

Is there anything hummus can’t do? Complement any dish, enhance the flavors of other foods, work as a sauce, or just be enjoyed all on its own—hummus does it all!

The Complete Hummus Cookbook is the all-in-one guide to the many, many ways that hummus can improve your diet and enrich your life. With recipes for everything from appetizers to meals, to side dishes and desserts, The Complete Hummus Cookbook will have everyone falling in love with the delicious, nutritious, and oh-so-versatile dish that is hummus.

Just a few recipes in the book include Chocolate Waffles with Sweet Almond Hummus Crème, Sautéed Onion Hummus, Hummus Crêpes, Avocado Hummus, Strawberry Shortcake Hummus with Shortbread Dippers, Herb Hummus Pasta, Hummus Fries, Maple Hummus Candied Yams, and so much more.

THE WARRIOR’S BOOK OF VIRTUES
Written by Nick Benas, Matt Bloom, & Richard “Buzz” Bryan
Foreword by Ben Biddick
Preface by Stewart “Stew” Smith, USN (SEAL)
978-1-57826-807-8, $18.00 hardcover

Published by Hatherleigh Press.
Distributed through Penguin Random House.

Time-tested principles for succeeding in life through the understanding and development of character, virtues represent the moral excellence of a person. From discipline to prudence, fortitude to faith, the warrior virtues presented in these pages are guaranteed to transform your life to one of meaning and purpose.

The Warrior’s Book of Virtues uses the battle-tested principles of the United States Marine Corps to help everyone live their best life in easy and practical ways.

Written by decorated veterans of the Marine Corps and Navy, The Warrior’s Book of Virtues presents a new format for time-tested methods of self-improvement, outlining a plan to triumph over challenges by cultivating the virtues of discipline, fortitude, prudence, and more.

Don’t settle for less, and don’t make excuses for yourself. Become inspired to achieve your full potential and complete every objective you set. Adapt and overcome.

Proverbs from Around the World
Edited by Gerd De Ley
978-1-57826-817-7, $15.00 hardcover

Published by Hatherleigh Press.
Distributed through Penguin Random House.

“If we are facing in the right direction, all we have to do is keep on walking.” —Buddhist proverb

Proverbs from Around the World contains over 600 of the best, most profound and illuminating proverbs from all corners of the earth.

As much as there are differences in our cultures, traditions, and beliefs, there are more similarities between us all than we realize. One of these similarities is our penchant to record age-old wisdom through generations.

Proverbs from Around the World feature a grand collection of these passed down knowledge and witticisms from all continents–Americas, Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia. In so doing, the book gives insight to the wonderful and rich cultures around the world and perhaps helping us all realize that ultimately we are one people.

HATHERLEIGH MISSION STATEMENT:

Hatherleigh is dedicated to publishing reliable and authoritative content in healthy living. Projects are carefully selected for relevance and interest to knowledge-seeking consumers.

Hatherleigh books, DVDs, and electronic publishing products empower individuals to embrace a greater understanding of themselves and their world through practical, accessible presentations.

Hatherleigh encourages active and healthy lifestyles, involvement in family and community, earth-friendly choices, and mindful awareness of the interconnectedness of all things.

Hatherleigh is committed to preserving and protecting the natural resources of the Earth through environmentally responsible and sustainable practices.

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SAHARA Las Vegas seeks vintage items from the former Sahara Hotel and Casino to complete its hotel lobby transformation

SAHARA Las Vegas is asking long-time Las Vegans, historians and collectors to contribute to its more than $150 million transformation. As the property readies to unveil an all-new hotel lobby later this month, the iconic resort is seeking donations of memorabilia and collectibles from the original Sahara Hotel and Casino to display and provide a hint of nostalgia to its new exquisite, modern design. 
“Our vision for the new hotel lobby was to create a modern design with top-tier guest amenities and technology, yet with a bit of inspiration and nod to the original Sahara,” said Nancy Paolino, founder and chief creative officer for Innovativo Design. “With the many enhancements we are making, we still want to acknowledge this property’s iconic history on the Las Vegas strip.” 
All submissions will be considered. Rare items from the 1950s through the 1970s are of particular interest, especially those that will provide dimension to the look and feel of the all-new lobby including menus, china, figurines and more. Selected contributors will have the opportunity to experience an exclusive lobby tour and fireside chat with the designer at CASBAR Lounge. 
SAHARA Las Vegas will be accepting submissions through Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019. Those looking to contribute their items to the resort’s transformation can submit by sharing a photo on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter with the hashtag #OURSAHARA or by email at socialmedia@saharalasvegas.com.
For more information on how to submit items or for more information on SAHARA Las Vegas, visitfortheloveofvegas.com.
 
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About SAHARA Las Vegas
SAHARA Las Vegas is an all-encompassing resort and casino with 1,615 guest rooms and suites in three distinctive towers – including the AAA® Four Diamond Alexandria Tower, more than 95,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, three resort pools including two rooftop pools and a collection of acclaimed restaurants, bars and entertainment venues. The inviting casino occupies 60,000 square feet and features approximately 500 of the latest slot and video poker machines, more than 50 classic table games and Infinity – a premium gaming lounge. An impressive selection of culinary and cocktail offerings include Bazaar Meat by José Andrés™, named “Best Restaurant in Nevada” by Business Insider; CASBAR Lounge; Bella Bistro; Uno Más; Northside Café & Chinese Kitchen; Beers And Bets; Club 101; and more. The resort is also home to the BLANC de BLANC Theatre, an intimate, live entertainment venue where the international cabaret sensation of the same name performs. Additionally, SAHARA Las Vegas houses a sports book operated by global gaming leader, William Hill. For more information about SAHARA Las Vegas, please visit saharalasvegas.com and stay connected onInstagram, Facebook and Twitter. 
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How to Make Your New House a Home

Having bought your first house has to be one of the greatest moments in life. When that loan got approved, you were a homeowner, and it felt pretty good.

Whether it’s an old house or a brand new estate, you’re going to be stepping into an empty space. Empty as in you have yet to establish your presence. To make it your own, you’d need to put a lot more than furniture in it.

Our homes are our sanctuaries, so most things in our home have a reason for being there. There are a few things you can’t do without to personalize your new territory.

Stylize Your Front Porch

Most neighborhoods will have their own themes when it comes to exterior design. Most of the houses, including yours, will share the same looks. You can paint the outside walls to make it stand out, and it would. 

Most of the time, though, it’d make your house an eyesore. Not to mention, you could risk violating local regulations.

A safe bet is to decorate your front yard. There’s a ton of room for you to personalize the front of the property. When doing this, avoid putting common or overused stuff all over the place. We want people to remember our home as a stylish space, not a dumping ground for random knick-knacks, and lawn ornaments.

It’s better to handmake things for the porch. If you’re handy, try building a small shed or treehouse. You can also customize your deck or patio. For those of us with a big, grassy yard, adding exotic plants with beautiful flowers will draw the eye to the greenery.

Plant Your Own Scent

Ever noticed whenever you go to someone’s house, there’s always a smell that you can’t seem to find anywhere else? It comes from the items and activities inside their home. Since everybody has different living arrangements, the airy mixture is unique.

Your house will greet your guests with its special scent, too. It’s best to keep your visitors as well as their nostrils comfortable during their stay.

Know that every object in the house produces an odor, even if it’s an unscented product. Your choice of wood for the floor or the material of your curtains all affect the smell of the house. 

Try to get a good whiff of the stuff you plan to bring home before you do so. Once you start living with it, you’d stop noticing its scent.

Keep your house drafty. Have the doors and windows open to let air in. Avoid using room fresheners or any artificial fragrances. They don’t remove odors. They only overwhelm existing odors with their own.

Use natural perfumes such as flowers or certain plants. However, use fragrant plants, but ones that people aren’t allergic to.

Renovate and Repair

If you’re buying an old house, renovation is bound to happen. Some owners may leave their homes in terrible conditions. Make sure you check for any damage and prolonging structural issues before moving in. 

The important things to check for include mold, leakage, floor, and roof damage. It’s best to hire professionals for these repairs. You do not want to see broken shingles or any distortion on your roof. These are warning signs of serious damage, and you will need to get it fixed as soon as possible.

There are plenty of customization options for new houses. Each home often comes with exclusive upgrades like foyers and kitchen counters. It can be fun going through the collection. Keep in mind that these upgrades can and will get very expensive.

Other Concerns

Nothing lasts forever, but your house will survive you if you maintain it. Keeping your home tidy and secure can help improve your wellness and the property because a home is a great long-term investment.

Check regularly for possible deterioration or damage around the house. Take care of the exterior of your home, too. This includes annual painting and re-roofing. Climate can be unpredictable; you can’t be too careful when it comes to property damage.

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