Ingestible collagen: Is it right for you? Part 2

Ingestible collagen: Is it right for you? Part 2

by Karen Laine, Para-Medical Aesthetician The fact that collagen plays an important role in maintaining healthy, youthful skin, makes it no surprise that the popularity of collagen supplements have skyrocketed in recent years. With the movement toward a more holistic approach to beauty gaining momentum, it’s likely that many will […]

Plan early for your next home

Plan early for your next home

Is a home purchase in your family’s future? It is never too early to get a home-buying plan in place. Six to twelve months out is a good idea. While the mortgage side of the plan can seem daunting, it is arguably the most important. Now is the time. Plan, […]

Children and their oral health

Children and their oral health

Each February, the American Dental Association sponsors National Children’s Dental Health Month to raise awareness about the importance of oral health in children. Here are some frequently asked questions regarding children and their oral health: What should I do if my child has a toothache? First, rinse the irritated area […]

Animal cruelty

Animal cruelty

Animal cruelty is a concerning issue within our society that takes many forms and is often overlooked. Cruelty can be characterized by the intentional abuse or neglecting to provide food, water, shelter and/or necessary medical care. In Texas, two types of laws protect animals from cruelty – civil laws and […]

Litigation: Think like a lawyer

Litigation: Think like a lawyer

Sound bites bite. In precious articles we have discussed how careful attention must be paid to photographs as well as to eyewitness testimony because either can mislead. I want to relate those same concepts to your everyday experience. There much to say on this topic but to fit the space […]

New year, a new you?

New year, a new you?

Considering a “new you” for the new year? Twenty-seventeen can be the year for revealing a refreshed you. Many women (and men) I talk with consider cosmetic surgery procedures because they want to look and feel better about themselves. This can increase our sense of self-confidence and can have the […]

Mortgage interest rates

Mortgage interest rates

Since November 8, financial markets have seen quite a swing.  The stock market hit its highest mark in history and interest rates have also climbed.  Financial analysts attribute this to a knee-jerk reaction from an unexpected election outcome.  With Republicans soon in control of the House, Senate and White House, […]