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11 Jun

How to Meditate: Beauty from the Inside Out

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Meditation is great a practice to enhance your inner and outer beauty. Brandistas, have you heard the phrase, ‘The more you mediate, the more you radiate?’ Well- it certainly reigns true for me. I'm not recommending you meditate solely for the glowing skin benefits but we can certainly count glowing as one of its numerous benefits. Our skin is one of our most visible expressions of outer beauty. To achieve beauty outwardly, it’s helpful to be healthy internally—physically and emotionally.  When you meditate it helps to improve your heart health and blood circulation, which in turn, contributes to a glowing complexion.  Meditation improves your mood, and what’s more beautiful than a radiant  smile? Plus, being emotionally stable keeps your cortisol and hormone levels at...
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23 Jan

BrandistaTV: Social Media Strategist, Ashley Blakely

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Expert Social Media Strategist. So you're wondering what's all the buzz around finding a good social media strategist? So many corporate and personal brands in today's Digital Era are driven by their digital presence. And, guess what? A big part of what shapes a brand is their social media. Plus there's more, not only does your social media need to reflect the brand you are online and off. Your social interactions should aim to both reflect who you are, and engage those you are connected with.  A social media strategist helps you identify the best topics and content to post to help you build or engage in social communities on the Internet.  Ashley Blakely is a princess of social media, public relations , and all...
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23 Sep

3 Ways To Winterize Your Natural Hair

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Nourish your natural hair with deeper love during colder weather. The holidays are over but the cold weather is here to  stay around another few months or so.  Nourish your locks with extra hair care during the colder climate. Pamper your hair and implement these three tips to winterize your hair care regimen. Moisturize- Moisturize, moisturize, moisturize! Moisture is you hairs' best friend especially during the winter months.  Our hair doesn't have the ability to grab moisture from the air as easily as it does in the warmer months.  So, it’s important to supplement the lost of moisture by applying more to your strands. Finding the proper moisture balance isn't the same for everyone, so pay attention to the perfect amount your...
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4 Jun

Beauty Tips: Summer’s Natural Beauty Ideas

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These natural beauty tips will keep you beautiful all summer long. Brandistas, oh how we've long for summer and all the fun that comes along with long days, beach trips, ice cream runs and sand running through our perfectly manicured toes. Yes, summer is finally here! It’s time to time to rock our natural beauty, brimmed hats, short shorts, and manicured nails. Try out these 5 natural beauty tips to enhance your glow this summer:   Natural Sunscreen Brandista’s of all ethnicities and shades need to protect themselves from the sun in the warmer months.  Some sunscreens contain toxic ingredients that may actually promote skin cancer growth and free radical production in the body, according to the FDA. Even natural, commercially available sunscreens often have toxic ingredients, so...
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