Joining a gym is not a decision you should take lightly—especially since it affects your wallet. Fitness centers come in all shapes, sizes and price ranges, offering everything from basic workout equipment to upgrades like massages, tanning, an... Read more
Friendships seem to be front and center throughout childhood and early adulthood, but once careers get into full swing and families start to grow, female friendships often take a back seat to other priorities. Nurturing good friendships is hugely imp... Read more
When it comes to unhealthy habits, there are many that are universally acknowledged: smoking, eating too much junk food, tanning beds, skimping on your sleep. But what about cooking with the wrong oil? Sitting all day? While they might not be as well... Read more
While training one of my clients, we had a conversation that left me thinking for days. Elaine has been exercising with me for over 10 years, is in her seventies, and truly one of my role models. Her high energy, devotion to staying fit and healthy,... Read more
Looking your best can be frustrating. Just when you get a beauty routine down pat, the seasons change and suddenly you have to start all over again. Keeping your hair and skin in top condition all year round means working with the weather, not agains... Read more
I do my own hair treatments. I can't afford to go to the salon for treatments all the time. But my hairdresser says that home hair treatments aren't as effective because I don't have a steaming machine. She says that the steaming machine opens up you... Read more
Found a pic of me in a 2 piece swim sui in 2005. I looked tan, trim, AMAZING! I taped it to my treadmill and put a copy in my purse with incremental weight lose goals. I don't even strive to be that again but much improved from today! #motivation... Read more
At the Beauty Salon for eyebrow color and routine maintenance. New experience because the aesthetician that I have been seeing for several years moved on to another spa. Mirrors here are cruel and more truthful than I would like. More workouts....... Read more
Having tanning attached to my gym membership totally helps motivate my gym activity. If I'm going to tan, may as well work in a work out. Even if it's just for 30 minutes. I always think, "If I just spend 45 minutes at the gym a few times a week no m... Read more
Now 29, Christina was addicted to tanning beds when she was diagnosed with melanoma at age 22. She's now passionate about warning others of the dangers of tanning.By Christina Iannaccone
Just graduating college, getting engaged, buying a house... Read more
I was young (which I'd like to think wasn’t THAT long ago), it was common practice to buy a package of visits at the local tanning salon before prom, summer vacation or any other upcoming event. I wouldn't say I did it all the time, but looking back... Read more
Ok so yesterday I was in University Mall after I bought my cap and gown for graduation!!!!! I was walking by this tanning place when the girl asked if I would be part of a "test" group. She said I looked like I tan easily (which I do). So, she exp... Read more
So I went to a new tanning salon, I haven't been in months. I was asked all of the usuall questions, filled out my form, and I was ready to tan. However, as I was talking to the woman running the salon, I mentioned wrinkles. I told here I didn't like... Read more
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