Saturday, January 16, 2021

Health

BEAUTY TRIBUTE: PEARLINA DESIGNS

TAMIKA CLOYD  Thank you for being a part of our power issue dedicated to survivors of cancer and domestic violence. MISS NO: Can you tell our readers a little about yourself? TAMIKA: My name is Tamika, I have been a model for 8 years. I love traveling, bowling and spending time with...

THE POWER OF YOUR SKIN CARE ROUTINE

HOW TO KEEP YOUR SKIN HEALTHY Many of us grow up thinking that we need makeup to look pretty, but what many of us fail to realize is that beauty lies in the simple things, such as a basic skincare routine. A skincare routine serves as the true foundation for...

POWERING YOUR HEALTH

WHAT’S BEST FOR YOU? Good health is about more than eating healthy or exercising. A lot of it has to do with eating the right foods and exercising the right way for your body type, and mental and emotional health plays into it a lot, too. It can be hard...

I’M NOT A BAD PERSON BECAUSE I’M POSITIVE

AND NEITHER ARE YOU. Growing up, parents always tell their children, if you have nothing good to say, don’t say it at all. This mindset really should be reinforced especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. Yes, I tested positive and I’m living on a college campus. No, you shouldn’t look at...

HOW FASHION CAN CHANGE MINDS

DRESS FOR SUCCESS USING ENCLOTHED COGNITION Whether or not we realize it, our minds are constantly being changed and influenced by fashion. Think about it this way: if you walked past someone of average attractiveness, you’d form a very different opinion on them if they were wearing sweats and a...

WAIST TRAINERS

LOCALIZED SWEAT PRODUCTION AND FAT REDUCTION  For the last few years, fitness influencers across social media platforms have been promoting waist slimmers, claiming to increase sweat production in the abdomen area and localize fat reduction. However, when a fitness trend arises, Luxe promotes thorough research and fact checking. “Fitness” is...

WHAT TO EAT DURING QUARANTINE

EVERYONE SHOULD EAT THESE DURING QUARANTINE Now that everything seems to be at a standstill due to the Coronavirus, it is important to enforce a more healthy lifestyle. Besides the normal protocol of wearing face masks and social distancing, eating immune boosting foods should be a top priority as well....

THE GREAT MASK DEBATE: COLLECTIVISM VS INDIVIDUALISM

ARE AMERICANS TAKING INDIVIDUALISM TOO FAR? The Coronavirus has brought the world to a halt and sent people rushing back into their homes to keep themselves safe. The pandemic has not just affected individuals, but our society as a whole. Even though we are aware of its deadly nature, some...

HOW QUARANTINE CULTURE PAVED THE WAY FOR EATING DISORDERS

THE NATIONAL EATING DISORDERS ASSOCIATION HELPLINE HAD A 78% INCREASE IN TRAFFIC IN MARCH AND APRIL As our new normal changes, again and again, we struggle to return to our previous routines. The pandemic has created an atmosphere of fear and uncertainty, affecting every aspect of our lives. This overwhelming...

WORKING OUT WITH A POSITIVE ATTITUDE

MAKING REALISTIC GOALS  It’s safe to say that many people during this quarantine have committed to reshaping their bodies through all kinds of ways from eating healthy to working out to having a set schedule. While many have committed to this goal of looking better mainly due to the lack...