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Forget the toxins: DIY natural cleaning products you can make yourself – KHQ Right Now

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. – A 19-year-old woman is in jail after a crash injured her four young passengers early Sunday morning in Spokane Valley. Spokane Valley police say Autumn N. Solomon was arrested for vehicular assault after the crash on Cataldo Avenue, east of Barker Road. The crash sent her four passengers, age 12 to 14, to the hospital.

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Saida’s Soap Museum: A Place to Discover 3000-Year-Old Secrets of Soap-Making – Sputnik International

Inside the museum, visitors can take a closer look at the ancient equipment used for creating handmade soap: stone vats for the preparation of soap solution, a platform for the formation and drying of layers and tools for cutting them into separate blocks. Among the showcased items, there are antique utensils exhibited in glass cases that were in use in centuries past. In addition, museum guests can watch a video about the history of the development of soap-making in Lebanon. To share all the details…

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Autopsy: ‘Happy Days’ actress Erin Moran likely died of cancer – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share 56-year-old Erin Moran, who was best known as ‘Joanie’ from ‘Happy Days, has passed away in Harrison County, Indiana. USA TODAY Erin Moran in September 2008 in Los Angeles.(Photo: Matt Sayles, AP) Erin Moran, the former Happy Days child star who was found dead at her Indiana home over the weekend, likely died of cancer, according to the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office and the county coroner….

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

The battle over Ann Coulter speaking at Berkeley is going to court – USA TODAY

A leaflet is seen stapled to a message board near Sproul Hall on the University of California at Berkeley on Friday, April 21, 2017. The campus is bracing for a showdown when the conservative provocateur Ann Coulter has vowed to speak in defiance of the university’s wishes. Officials, police and the campus Republicans who invited Coulter, say there are valid concerns for violence in what is being called an ongoing…

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Obama delivers first speech post-presidency, without ever saying ‘Donald Trump’ – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share Former President Barack Obama says listening is key in today’s political climate. ‘Initial instinct is to tell people what they should be interested in,’ said Obama, instead of listening what they are interested in. (April 24) AP Former president Barack Obama visits with youth leaders at the University of Chicago to help promote civic engagement on April 24, 2017. The visit marks Obama’s first formal…

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

What did Trump tweet in his first 100 days? – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share USA TODAY’s Susan Page asks a panel of White House veterans and presidential scholars to offer President Trump advice after his first 100 days in the White House. USA TODAY Back when he was on the campaign trail, Donald Trump said to expect less from @realDonaldTrump if he made it to the White House. Even though Trump has a whopping 28 million followers on Twitter, he insisted…

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

North Korea could mark military birthday with nuke, missile test – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share President Xi Jinping said he hopes all sides will “refrain from taking any action that will aggravate tensions on the Peninsula.” Video provided by Newsy Newslook In this image made from video provided by North Korean broadcaster KRT, missiles are paraded at Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang on April 15, 2017.(Photo: AP) South Korea was bracing for a possible show of strength from North…

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

There Is a Right Way to Wash Your Hair – New York Times

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Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Disney method enables more realistic hair simulation – EurekAlert (press release)

When a person has a bad hair day, that’s unfortunate. When a virtual character has bad hair, an entire animation video or film can look unrealistic. A new innovative method developed by Disney Research makes it possible to realistically simulate hair by observing real hair in motion. One advantage of this new method is that once these simulation parameters have been determined, it is possible to edit the animation…

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Caitlyn Jenner works harder on make-up than she did winning Olympic gold – WJLA

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

The Mystery of ‘Venus’s Hair’ After a Volcanic Eruption – The Atlantic

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

5 Curly Hair Brands That Are 100% Natural – Essence.com

Narrowing down a list of products that provide moisture, definition, shine, hold, styling, edges …did I mention moisture–can be downright exhausting.  Sometimes, the last thing on your mind is decoding ingredients and figuring out which brands are actually 100% natural. But at the end of the day, it’s an important step in everyone’s hair journey.  Subscribe to our daily newsletter for the latest in hair, beauty, style and celebrity news. Avoiding products that include toxins,…

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Minnie Driver Goes Makeup-Free — and Admits She Didn’t Even Wear Makeup Until She Got to Hollywood – PEOPLE.com

Minnie Driver says it wasn’t until she came to Hollywood at the age of 25 that she began wearing makeup. Driver, 47, who posed without a stitch of makeup in PEOPLE’s annual World’s Most Beautiful issue says when she’s not working, less is more. “In my everyday life you won’t see me wearing a lot of makeup,” Driver tells PEOPLE. “Even when I have what I consider quite a lot…

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Are The Kylie Cosmetics x KKW Lippies Matte? Here’s What They Are – Bustle

If you are a Kylie Cosmetics and/or Kardashian obsessive, then you are well aware that the Kylie Cosmetics x KKW creme lipstick collaboration drops on Tuesday, Apr. 25 at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT. The Kylie Cosmetics x KKW collection features four nude shades, which are Kim Kardashian West’s signature. The KKW kollab features creme liquid lipsticks, without lip liners, so these are not Lip Kits. Another way the KKW…

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

‘Selfie generation’ fuels huge rise of cosmetics sales as people chase flawless, contoured looks – The Independent

A “selfie generation” obsessed with achieving a flawless look on social media is driving a big rise in cosmetics sales, which are now worth close to £1bn a year in the UK. Driven by the desire to share images on Instagram, Snapchat and Facebook, the trend for face sculpting or contouring, and for thick eyebrows has led to a huge boost in the market, data analytics company IRI found. Cosmetics is…

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

What would the world be like if makeup didn’t exist? – Metro

(Picture: @perspxtiv/Twitter/Kylie Jenner/Instagram) Makeup has been around for at least 6000 years – and it’s present in almost every society on earth. Some say that cosmetic body art, the earliest form of ritual in human culture, dates over 100,000 years – and can be traced to the African Middle Stone Age, where red mineral pigments were used by our ancestors. There’s now a Mean Girls-inspired bath bomb – but it…

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Minnie Driver Goes Makeup-Free — and Admits She Didn’t Even Wear Makeup Until She Got to Hollywood – PEOPLE.com

Minnie Driver says it wasn’t until she came to Hollywood at the age of 25 that she began wearing makeup. Driver, 47, who posed without a stitch of makeup in PEOPLE’s annual World’s Most Beautiful issue says when she’s not working, less is more. “In my everyday life you won’t see me wearing a lot of makeup,” Driver tells PEOPLE. “Even when I have what I consider quite a lot…

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Disney projection system shines makeup on actors during live performances – EurekAlert (press release)

The facial appearance of actors can be transformed during live stage performances using a new advanced system developed by a team at Disney Research that can track an actor’s movements and changing expressions so that the face can be painted with light, rather than physical makeup. The projection system can track the actor’s facial movements without use of facial markers. By adjusting illumination, the system can display any color…

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

What would the world be like if makeup didn’t exist? – Metro

(Picture: @perspxtiv/Twitter/Kylie Jenner/Instagram) Makeup has been around for at least 6000 years – and it’s present in almost every society on earth. Some say that cosmetic body art, the earliest form of ritual in human culture, dates over 100,000 years – and can be traced to the African Middle Stone Age, where red mineral pigments were used by our ancestors. There’s now a Mean Girls-inspired bath bomb – but it…

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

BuzzFeed Goes Off The Rails With X-Rated Makeup Video – Daily Caller

BuzzFeed News needs to be called out for its questionable sanity after posting an X-rated makeup video. The site’s content has been embarrassingly bad for journalism for quite awhile. But now it’s just grotesque. And yes, this is coming from someone who works for The Daily Caller, where rules are generally forbidden. In a new exploitation of mankind, BuzzFeed posted a story and subsequent video of a teenage woman who used…

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017