In viewing non-invasive procedures as opportunities to augment, rather than substitute, for daily self-care, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon Alan Bienstock, MD, MPH, encourages patients to adopt nutrition and other health habits to enhance all aspects of their well-being. We recently held a highly illuminating teleclass, during which Dr. Bienstock, founder of CosmedixOnCall – also our generous sponsor – […]
Parents are very fond of their children’s hair. Oftentimes, for little girls and their moms (even dads), fixing hair is a way to bond. Braids, ponytails, pigtails, and other fun hairstyles requiring colorful pins and ribbons never fail to amuse. The hair is also among the first things that kids learn to manage by themselves. […]
If you answered with a firm YES – I applaud you! And, I also realize that those of us who answer with a firm YES are not the majority. It’s sad but true. For some reason, most all of us amazing women who are rock stars in our day to day chaotic lives lack some […]
How can I help my daughter be more confident? How to raise strong, secure and confident girls is something that many parents struggle with. In fact, according to the latest statistics, 70% of girls believe they are not good enough and 62% of girls feel insecure about themselves. We actually interviewed Dr. Jennifer Harstein, author […]
Every mom needs some space for relaxation and silence, especially after surviving the stress of the holiday season. It’s vital that you rejuvenate your relationship with your children by taking some time out for yourself. Tell your household that it’s “Mommy’s quiet time” now. When you offer yourself some rejuvenating R & R, you are […]
Last week I started off your holiday green gift guide with ideas for the kiddos. This week I wanted to focus on parents. Honestly, if you are at all into sustainable practices, gifts should be items that are reusable, made by and from sustainable materials/practices and be made as locally as possible. These three together […]
It is difficult sometimes to distinguish better products for children from just good advertising and marketing.
There are many store and online sources for natural baby products. One of the best places to get natural baby products is Whole Foods, which has a separate and wonderful baby section, filled with natural baby products.