Recently I’ve been asked a lot about what my daytime skincare routine looks like. It’s pretty extensive because according to researchers at the University of California-Irvine, new skin cells grow faster while you sleep
, so a good evening facial routine should be a high priority. During the day, the goal is to protect your skin from the day’s pollution, stress and elements, as well as to stay hydrated.
Happy Mardi Gras 2016! Mardi Gras (French for Fat Tuesday) actually begins on Twelfth Night, January 6, and continues nonstop until the day before Ash Wednesday. The date of Mardi Gras ties to Easter and varies each year. I personally love this holiday because I’ve been celebrating it since high school in French class. Every year the French students would have a huge celebration and bring traditional Mardi Gras food. It was always something nice to look forward to. Now that I’m older the real Mardi Gras partying can happen!
Here are some tips on having the best Mardi Gras experience in New Orleans or any major city having a celebration: