Some aspects of beauty standards have changed, but not much. We do see more black models and beautiful black women, but when you look at the majority of the more famous ones, (Tyra, Halle, Janet, Vanessa Williams, Beyonce, a few of whom have had plastic surgery, on their noses and other body parts), you can see straight away that they have many Caucasian attributes: small, pinched noses, lighter complexion, lighter eyes, straight, lightly colored hair. It is rare that you will see a model with very dark skin, a tight afro, wide, round, larger nose, and full, large lips. Flip through any issue of Vogue or Glamour and look for that image I just described. Then look for the first image I described.
I embrace each day as I live my life with ease, joy, awareness, and creativity. Resistance to what must be accepted melts away as I gladly move forward to change the things I can as I play the hand I was dealt.
One thing that remains open in this sheltered sanctuary is the hearts of the people. The culture is in fact a mix of Caribbean and Latin cultures. The people here are from various cultures including the Creole, Indians, Chinese, Indians, Mayans, Garifuna and Mennonites. The various cultures co-exist with no problems and they are also friendly and accommodating to the visitors that come through their picturesque home.
Griggs then began to focus on adopting a “clean foods” diet, focusing on protein and cutting out sugar and flour. These days, she weighs around 150 and has been as low as 139. Having been through the experience of weight loss, Griggs is now giving back by being a fitness trainer. Helping others benefits Griggs as well as it motivates her to remain dedicated to her workout routines.
It can be for health, social, psychological or even just a way of leading a good life. Maintaining a healthy environment helps to prevent the development of infection, illness and bad odor. A clean and tidy look also boost the self confidence of the people. Maintaining a good hygiene also impacts the social life of a person. Self-esteem, confidence and motivation can all be altered by our beauty and body, often reflected on our ability to care for ourselves and keep good hygiene practices. Thus it is very important to teach the kids the importance of maintaining a good hygiene condition in a very early age.
Apart from helping you remain hydrated, water helps flush out the toxins from your body. This improves the general functioning of the body, which in turn will also affect your skin positively.
The peephole video of Erin Andrews first came out in February 2009 on DailyMotion. In July 2009, the issue became hottest and people can’t help but to search and watch for the video. The peephole video of Erin Andrews was uploaded on different file sharing sites like Megaupload and Rapidshare. Upon uploading it, thousands of people downloaded and watched this very controversial video.
Sadly it’s true, and the FDA doesn’t regulate it, so it goes on. One quick example. A recent study showed lead in over 50% of big brand name lipsticks. Lead.