4 Ways to Reduce Signs of Aging

Unfortunately for all of us, aging is inevitable. Though many of the signs of aging may be internal and body-functioning based, many people spend a lot of time trying to reduce the visible signs of aging (such as wrinkles). There are many treatments that you can purchase in a spa or salon, but they will cost you a pretty penny. If you are on a budget and are looking for ways to reduce the signs of aging, this list of easy ways to take care of your skin will help you a great deal.

  • Supplement creams. There are many great natural supplements on the market that can help the skin keep up with aging. These creams can smooth out wrinkles, firm up areas of the body that may have cellulite, and offer a better overall complexion. Like the available skin treatments out there, there are a large variety of supplements available, and you’ll need to find one that best suits your body and your goals. To get started with your research, be sure to check out the reviews on websites such as http://thebustboosters.com/breast-actives-full-product-review/actual-customer-testimonials/. Be aware that you’ll likely need to experiment to find something that works best for you. With every person’s body a unique design, what works for Sally may not work for you.
  • Wash your face. The environment is potent with toxins such as smoke, gasoline, and pollution. It is important to wash your face at least once a day with gentle soap. Keeping your skin clean and free of dirt/grime allows your skin to breathe – and give it a better chance of staying healthy and clean for the years to come.
  • Moisturize and wear sunscreen. After you have washed your face in the morning, be sure to apply moisturizer and sunscreen. Wearing sunscreen can help protect your skin from harmful UV rays that cause premature aging. Surprisingly enough, most people don’t use a daily sunscreen! (Myself included) Be sure that your sunscreen offers at least 30 SPF protection or you’re giving up some vital protection versus SPF 15 or lower. If you are going to be out in the sun for an extended period of time, consider wearing a wide-brimmed hat to keep the sun out of your face. Many department stores carry fashionable hats that look good with a variety of outfits and bathing suit styles. Bonus: You won’t have to deal with glare in your eyes!
  • Try natural home remedies. You would be surprised, but there are many products in your cabinets that can be used to help remedy signs of aging. Coconut oil or olive oil serve as great moisturizers and have been known to provide great results when applying small amounts in a circular motion to the skin before bedtime. Some also choose to make at home face masks by mixing a raw egg white, lemon juice, and honey together to create a paste-like substance. Making products at home can help you stay away from things that you know that you are allergic to. Plus, by using products that you already have at home, you can save money.

Giveaway: “Chicken Soup for the Soul: Reboot Your Life” Book!


There comes a time where a lot of people want to change how their lives are going. Whether it’s because of a job change, a new person in your life, or something else, finding a new path to happiness is important. When your life needs to change, why not keep up your inspiration? Making a new change can be really hard on you, and you could always use all the support you could get.

That’s why Chicken Soup for the Soul released their latest book: “Reboot Your Life”. Featuring 101 Stories about Finding a New Path to Happiness, it can help provide that extra helping hand of support that you need to make a new change.

The official Chicken Soup for the Soul description says:

We all fall into ruts at times, with our jobs, our relationships, our fitness, and other aspects of our daily lives. Time to do something about that. These 101 inspiring personal stories of change will motivate and encourage you to find your own new path to happiness. With its powerful stories of taking chances, positive life and attitude changes, and finding new paths to happiness, you will be inspired to find the courage to reboot your own life!


Chicken Soup for the Soul has generously offered to send a “Chicken Soup for the Soul: Reboot Your Life” Book to one lucky winner! To enter, simply complete the form below (one entry per person, per method). Info collected will only be used to verify the winning entry and contact the winner. This giveaway will close on November 26th at 11:59pm EST. The contest is open to readers in the US only.

One winner will be picked randomly through Rafflecopter and I will contact them via email. Winner will have 48 hours to respond with mailing address or another winner will be chosen.

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Vacation to Myrtle Beach with Purex!

Has the rough, long winter taken its toll on you? I know it’s taken it on me! That’s why I’m super excited to see that Purex is offering an amazing sweepstakes to help you enjoy your summer even better. Simple and easy to enter, you just need to go to the Purex website, and you can enter to win an amazing vacation to Myrtle Beach for your family! It will also include a free year of laundry detergent, so go make sure to enter as soon as possible!

Activision Family Game Summit Coming November 13th! (Online Seats Available!)

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There are so many great video games coming out this fall I can barely keep up with all of them. Luckily, Activision is hosting the Activision Family Game Summit in order to discuss all of the hottest new family friendly video games this holiday season. The game summit takes place at 1:00 pm EST on November 13th at the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City, but if, like myself, you live nowhere near New York, Activision is streaming the entire event online!

In order to attend the Activision Family Game Summit all you need to go is to visit https://familygamesummit.com/reg.php and register. It’s completely free and very easy. During the summit we’ll be able not only hear about the video games every kid will be asking for this fall but also how to use video games to bring your family closer together.

The Activision Family Game Summit features an video game expert panel hosted by actress, author, entrepreneur, and mom Soleil Moon Fyre to answer all your dying questions about bring video games into your family. The panel will include also include Patricia Vance, the president of the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) to help you learn how to tell which video games are great for your family and which to stay clear of.

Of course the best thing about the Activision Family Game Summit is going to be a chance to learn more about this holiday season’s hottest new video game, Skylanders Giants. I have not had a chance to play to try the new one yet, but my family was a huge fan of the original game. Be sure to attend the Activision Family Game Summit on November 13th and don’t forget to register at https://familygamesummit.com/reg.php.