Did you know that your nails are a mirror of your health? In some countries your doctor will actually look at your nails to get an overall picture of your health. All of our nails can have different shapes, textures and colors and I'll show you what each of these tells you about your health. Here's what you should look out for. Soft spoon shaped nails that curve upward point to … [Read more...]
The Most Common Nail Myths DEBUNKED
We’re going to be busting the most common myths about your nails. Did you know that the most of the myths surrounding nail growth is around supplements? People think they can take things and the nails will grow and blossom miraculously. Many nutritional supplements are promoted as nail builders but actually have little to do with your nails. Gelatin, calcium, zinc… Forget about … [Read more...]
Cuticle Close Up – The SAFE Way To Push Your Cuticles Back.
Did you know that your nails conveyor belt their way forward at around 1 millimeter per week and they'll drag an unintended cuticle along with them? Gently pushing your cuticles back will increase the durability of your nail polish, as your cuticle may create a lift under your Polish if you neglect them for too long, they'll create a mess. Trust me, I've been there. I went well over a … [Read more...]
Do your nails keep growing after you die? Here’s everything you should know about your nails.
Do you know where your cuticle is or your hyponychium? Most women don't. If you're setting out to have the best nails ever, you might as well know their parts and how they grow right. Let's take a look at this now. Your nail’s just not one piece. It's part of a system and has a function. And this is what you should know before you go to the nail studio next time. Jumping right in, your … [Read more...]
Boost Immunity This Winter
The cold weather months can leave us vulnerable to increased colds and flu. A strong immune system more readily fights off invaders, leaving us with few to no symptoms, but if we are run down by stress overload, poor diets, endocrine disruptors, or lack of quality sleep, our chances of getting sick increase. Luckily there are simple, daily steps you can take to boost your immunity, and … [Read more...]
Organize Your Skincare Products in 2022
It’s a new year and you know what that means? It’s time to start the year off by removing all the things in your life that are bogging you down - including your skin. So, let’s talk about 4 quick steps to organize your skincare cabinet. Collect All Your Products Gather all of your products from wherever they’re hiding. The cabinets, the fridge, and even the bottom of your purse. … [Read more...]
Damiva Applauds Maine’s Groundbreaking Ban on Toxic Forever Chemicals
Press Release: Chia Chia Sun, CEO of Damiva, supports the groundbreaking legislation by the state of Maine that will eliminate toxic “forever chemicals” by 2030. “It reaffirms our approach,” Sun says, “which is to develop 100% natural skin and feminine care products that are water-free, chemical-free, and available to all women.” It was the discovery of “forever chemicals” in the … [Read more...]