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The Inspiring Story Behind the Founder of $1.2B Makeup Brand, IT Cosmetics

April 4, 2017 3:33 pm  | Comments: 1 | Views: 11371
The story behind the insanely-popular and beloved beauty brand IT Cosmetics is one that mirrors a modern-day fairy tale—a story filled of hurdles, risks, dedication, passion and ultimate success. In less than a decade from its conception, the beauty company that’s aimed at “real women” is now on everyone’s beauty radar, with many processional makeup… View Article

Biracial Beauty Queen Challenges Japan’s Self-Image

June 25, 2015 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 5212
When Ariana Miyamoto was crowned Miss UniverseJapan 2015, participants said she stole the show with a saucy strut, an infectious smile and a calm self-confidence that belied her 21 years. But it was not just her beauty and poise that catapulted her to national attention. Ms. Miyamoto is one of only a tiny handful of… View Article

Laverne Cox Is Right About Caitlyn Jenner and Rigid Beauty Norms: All Trans Women And Men Need To “Be Seen As Ourselves And Respected As Ourselves”

June 24, 2015 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 8256
Yes, she’s stunning. You don’t make it to the cover of Vanity Fair without being arrestingly glamorous. With her long, tousled hair and movie star pose, Caitlyn Jenner, as shot by Annie Leibovitz for the magazine’s June issue, looks for all the world like any previous notable cover star. She’s even sporting a champagne-colored bustier, just… View Article

Aspiring Model With Crohn’s Disease Shows Off Colostomy Bags

July 12, 2014 5:53 pm  | Comments: 0 | Views: 6562
Looking at Bethany Townsend’s beautiful face, you’d never think she suffers from Crohn’s disease, a debilitating condition that wreaks havoc on a person’s digestive system. Earlier this week, the 23-year-old make-up artist and aspiring model posted a striking photo of herself on Facebook sunbathing in a barely-there black bikini with an unusual accessory: a colostomy… View Article
Sunlamps And Tanning Beds Get FDA Warning

Sunlamps And Tanning Beds Get FDA Warning

June 2, 2014 8:30 am  | Comments: 0 | Views: 6050
The Food and Drug Administration has issued a final decision to reclassify sunlamp products and ultraviolet or UV lamps used in indoor tanning salons. The federal agency has changed the labeling requirements from low-risk to moderate-risk devices. They are also requiring the products carry a black box, visible to consumers, that states the products should… View Article