No, we’re not talking about those good-for-nothing blokes that TLC so famously wrote off in their hit single. A scrub can be good for you, especially when used to regularly exfoliate your skin, but sometimes we just have to make do with a replacement.

The issue of homeostasis tends to come up a lot – whether we’re talking about regular brain stem functions or the conscious decisions we make to eat a well-rounded diet, moderation always seems to be key and perfect balance an ideal state of being.

Let’s face it – aging is a concern for virtually every woman, beginning with oh, say, age 26. Not that most younger ladies have anything to worry about – it’s just that staying fresh-faced has been so deeply ingrained in our culture, it’s hard to imagine going a day without obsessing about it.

Certain beauty products look the same on everyone – no matter what your skin condition or coloring is like, just about any lady can benefit from the same mascaras, liners and lip balms.

It’s no secret that women love getting beauty advice from celebrities. After all, looking great is part of their job, why wouldn’t we want some of their show-stopping tips?

Those who want a flawless face often stock up on moisturizers, exfoliants and concealer, but according to one skincare expert, ladies may also want to watch what they eat.

Many people who go home for the holidays spend the week after Christmas taking a break from work and relaxing with family. And now that the stress of the holiday season is behind you, why not treat yourself to some at-home beauty treatments? It’s a great way to look and feel your best before New Year’s Day.

With the combination of harsh winter weather, the stress of the holidays and the travel that this time of year entails, your skin can easily dry out and look dull. However, there are a few skincare tips that can help you keep your complexion conditioned in the colder months.

Christina Aguilera has long been recognized for her retro, old Hollywood style. With her crimson-colored lips and platinum waves, the songstress regularly looks as if she has stepped out of a movie from the 1940s.

Finding the perfect present for a loved one can sometimes leave you scratching your head until the very last minute. If you still need a gift for your mom, sister or best friend, why not put together a winter beauty survival kit?

With the work week winding down and Christmas almost upon us, many people are packing their bags to head home for the holidays. And while traveling to relatives’ houses can be good for the soul, it can wreak havoc on your skin – especially those flying the friendly skies.

Following the news of her engagement to Prince William, Kate Middleton has become an international "it" girl. Gals around the world are emulating the future royal’s style, and have been clamoring to find out any and all of her beauty secrets.